Create News Special: Bodies and Subjects. Cover Image: Protest is Beautiful (Tottenham), Free Art Collective (Dave Beech, Andy Hewitt, Mel Jordan), silk flowers, 2013.

Bodies and Subjects - CREATE: NEWS Special - May 2016

Bodies and Subjects

Participation and the Differential Field of Art’s Encounters

Dave Beech

This longer special edition of Create News features an edited version of a paper given by Dave Beech at the Create Networking Day in IMMA, November 2015

'Today one of the key debates within art concerns the bundle of questions related to how it is encountered. At the same time, there has been a marked ethical turn in contemporary art. Putting these two developments together, we can say, since art’s social turn it is not the formal properties of art objects that count but the ethical character of its social relations. Ethics has become one of the key economies through which contemporary art is judged.'

Read more… [PDF]

Sign-up to Create's eBulletin

@CreateIreland

CreateIreland
CreateIreland Pleased to announce AIC Art and Activism Bursary Information Clinic Nov 2nd 6-8pm @FSArtistStudios , features artist Anthony Haughey
1 day ago.
CreateIreland
CreateIreland Check out Another Roadmap School colivre.net/intertwining-histories arts education festival Vienna, examining critical practices in art education
08:48AM Sep 20
CreateIreland
CreateIreland Glenn Loughran @CAPPnetwork artist in res @ucdartscience to exhibit at Helsinki Research Pavilion, Venice Biennale www.ucdartinscience.com/glenn-loughran/4593571094
08:36AM Sep 20
CreateIreland
CreateIreland Stunning film work The Circle and the Square at Brierfield Mill by Suzanne Lacy
05:54PM Sep 14
CreateIreland
CreateIreland Jeanne Van Heeswick's latest project launches in Philadelphia @PHLassembled follow this incredible collaboration at phlassembled.net twitter.com/philamuseum/status/907605007440084992
07:29PM Sep 12