Please read the following text prior to the course. The texts are thought to function as a common reference frame and we will discuss this text on Thursday 26th.
Michael Schwab, “The Exposition of Practice as Research as Experimental System”, Orpheus Institute/Leuven University Press, Link to text.
Additional and optional reading:
Michael Schwab & Henk Borgdorff, “Introduction”, The Exposition of Artistic Research: Publishing Art in Academia, Leiden University Press, 2014. http://www.researchcatalogue.net/view/60957/60958
Kathrin Busch, “Artistic Research and the Poetics of Knowledge”, Art & Research: A Journal of Ideas, Contexts and Methods, Vol 2. No. 2, Spring 2009. http://www.artandresearch.org.uk/v2n2/busch.html
Tom Holert, “Art in the Knowledge-‐based Polis”, e-‐flux, issue 3, 2009. http://www.e-‐flux.com/journal/art-‐in-‐the-‐knowledge-‐based-‐polis/
Dieter Lesage, “Who’s Afraid of Artistic Research? On measuring artistic research output” Art & Research: A Journal of Ideas, Contexts and Methods, Vol 2. No. 2, Spring 2009. http://www.artandresearch.org.uk/v2n2/lesage.html
Simon Sheikh, “Objects of Study or Commodification of Knowledge? Remarks on Artistic Research”, Art & Research: A Journal of Ideas, Contexts and Methods, Vol 2. No. 2, Spring 2009. http://www.artandresearch.org.uk/v2n2/sheikh.html
Hito Steyerl, “Aesthetics of Resistance? Artistic Research as Discipline and Conflict”, eipcp, 2010. http://eipcp.net/transversal/0311/steyerl/en
Biggs, M. and Karlsson, H. eds. A Companion to Research in the Arts, European Art Research Network, 2011. http://www.artresearch.eu/index.php/category/academy_vienna/
Jonathan Lahey Dronsfield, “Theory as art practice: Notes for discipline”, Art & Research: A Journal of Ideas, Contexts and Methods, Vol 2. No. 2, Spring 2009. http://www.artandresearch.org.uk/v2n2/dronsfield.html
Katy MacLeod and Lin Holdridge, Thinking Through Art: Reflections on Art as Research, Routledge, 2009.
Sarat Maharaj, “Know-‐how and No-‐How: stopgap notes on ‘method’ in visual art as knowledge production”, Art & Research: A Journal of Ideas, Contexts and Methods, Vol 2. No. 2, Spring 2009. http://www.artandresearch.org.uk/v2n2/maharaj.html
Michael Schwab, “Editorial statement”, The Journal for Artistic Research (JAR), issue 2, 2012. http://www.jar-‐online.net/index.php/issues/editorial/483
Troubling Research: Performing Knowledge in the Arts. http://troublingresearch.net/home/events/archive-‐of-‐events/