29 Jan 2013
The group read a set of texts to prepare for the first meeting. We established a meeting structure and laid the foundation for a shared understanding of social practice, through discussion and workshops related to the themes explored in the texts. What we don't want to do.
Forum 1 Texts:
willats diagram We discussed the ‘modes of communication’ outlined in the Willats text: transmissional and interactive as they relate to art objects and viewers. We discussed the Gene Ray article in relation to ideas of authorship and autonomy.
The group worked collectively to create a POSITIONING MAP which helped establish shared understanding of artist practice in relation to modes of communication and authorship.
Positioning Map
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