ART as/is SOCIAL Session #1

The theory of socially engaged artistic practices

‘ART as/is SOCIAL: On engagement in contemporary cultural theory & practice’ is a new discursive format with close readings, discussions and case studies around the topic of socially engaged artistic practices.

SESSION #1: 'The theory of socially engaged artistic practices' will concern itself with the historical development of the concept of socially engaged art through selected readings from a newly published book by cultural theorist and researcher Janet Marstine.

To sign up for this session and receive the reading materials, please send an e-mail to lm(at)zku-berlin.org. 

Visit https://zkuartsocial.wordpress.com/ or www.zku-berlin.org/satellite/art-asis-social/ for more information.

SESSION #1: The theory of socially engaged artistic practices
Text: Janet Marstine, Critical Practice (2017)
Tuesday 9th of May 19.00

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ART as/is SOCIAL is a follow-up project to the discussion series THE NEW ART ACTIVISM that was hosted in October & November 2016 by ZK/U fellow Claudine Zia.


This project is supported by Radboud Honours Academy Nijmegen (NL).

Lianne Mol

ZK/U Center for Art and Urbanistics
Siemensstrasse 27
10551 Berlin