Archive for May, 2011

IUAV University of Venice, Faculty of Arts and Design Announce Book Launch: Agonistic Academies

IUAV University of Venice, Faculty of Arts and Design Announce Book Launch: Agonistic Academies

| May 28, 2011 | 0 Comments

The concept of artistic research has raised many questions during the past decade accompanied by intense and heated debates. What form of research could the domain of visual art produce? Do the rhetorics of the concept of research include novel practices or does research rather exclude and/or marginalize certain practices? Could the dual pair of […]

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Photo Collections by Thomas Palfy – A Collection of Images and Postcards from South Gippsland

Photo Collections by Thomas Palfy – A Collection of Images and Postcards from South Gippsland

| May 18, 2011 | 0 Comments

The latest book of Thomas Palfy, writer-photographer, Postcards from South Gippsland has been published through www.CreateSpace.com. It is a richly illustrated record of the author’s recent tour of South Gippsland, in South Eastern Victoria. It features pictures of waterfalls, rainforests and beaches of the local National Parks and Nature Reserves as well as of other […]

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Manifesta Journal The Canon of Curating

Manifesta Journal The Canon of Curating

| May 7, 2011 | 0 Comments

The current issue of Manifesta Journal is mainly concerned with two questions: how is the canon of curating to be defined and if “a history of exhibitions” must be written what should its parameters be? In art history, the canon has been losing ground since the 1960s, when the study of “great artists” began to […]

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