Intractable differences : artistic research and the problem of practice

Sade, Gavin J. (2012) Intractable differences : artistic research and the problem of practice. In Flanagan, Patricia (Ed.) Proceedings of the International Conference on Research Creativity, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong.

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The purpose of this paper is to analyse the complex nature of practice within Artistic research. This will be done by considering practice through the lens of Bourdieu’s conceptualisation of practice. The focus of the paper is on developing an understanding of practice-led approaches to research and how these are framed by what Coessens et al. (2009) call the artistic turn in research. The paper begins with a brief introduction to the nature of practice and then continues on to discuss the broader field of artistic research, describing the environment which has shaped its evolution and foregrounding several of its key dispositions. The paper aims to not simply describe existing methodology but to rethink what is meant by artistic research and practice-led strategies.

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ID Code: 55197
Item Type: Conference Paper
Refereed: Yes
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Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > STUDIES IN CREATIVE ARTS AND WRITING (190000)
Divisions: Current > Schools > School of Design
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Creative Industries Faculty
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2012 Gavin Sade
Deposited On: 11 Feb 2013 23:02
Last Modified: 28 Jan 2015 06:44

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