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Encounter in art.

Douglas, Anne

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Anne Douglas

Abstract

This presentation explores how 'encounter' is different from 'event' and making this differentiation has important implications on how we imagine the relationship of art to audience. The author introduces some theoretical foundations to the notion of 'encounter' and then explores an imaginary scenario where artwork is viewed in a new way.

Presentation Conference Type Lecture
Start Date Mar 14, 2014
Publication Date Mar 15, 2014
Institution Citation DOUGLAS, A. 2014. Encounter in art. Presented at 2014 Art and encounter seminar: beyond audience develpment; why do artists engage publics in participation?, 14-30 March 2014, Melbourne, Australia.
Keywords Encounter; Artist; Live art; Experimental art; Community; Event
Publisher URL http://2014.fola.com.au/program/art-and-encounter/

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