Search for dissertations about: "Arts"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 1069 swedish dissertations containing the word Arts.

  1. 1. Are you ready for a wet live-in? explorations into listening

    University dissertation from Umeå; Lund : Umeå University; Lund University

    Author : Janna Holmstedt; Umeå universitet.; [2017]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; artistic research; listening; situated practices; sound in art; expanded art; expanded scenography; media ecology; acousmatic orality; a orality; storytelling; interspecies communication; more-than-human relations; co-habitation; sensorial estrangement; posthumanism; parasites; play; technology; dolphins; sonic sensibility; transliteracy; voice; performativity; new materialism; Michel Serres; Karen Barad; John Lilly; oceans; wet live-in;

    Abstract : Listen. If I ask you to listen, what is it that I ask of you—that you will understand, or perhaps obey? Or is it some sort of readiness that is requested? What occurs with a body in the act of listening? How do sound and voice structure audio-visual-spatial relations in concrete situations?This doctoral thesis in fine arts consists of six artworks and an essay that documents the research process, or rather, acts as a travelogue as it stages and narrates a series of journeys into a predominantly sonic ecology. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Street Art World

    University dissertation from Almendros de Granada Press

    Author : Peter Bengtsen; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2014]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; public space; contemporary art; art market; gadekunst; gatukonst; Faile; Banksy; public art; graffiti; street art; urban art; street art world; The Street Art World;

    Abstract : In recent years, street art has become embedded in popular culture and received growing attention from the art market and art institutions. Work by street artists has entered galleries, auction houses and museums, and some artists have been given the opportunity to create large-scale sanctioned public art projects. READ MORE

  3. 3. From Model to Module: A move towards generative choreography

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Rasmus Ölme; KTH.; Stockholms konstnärliga högskola.; [2014]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Media Technology; Medieteknik; choreography; module; artistic research; dance technique; Performativa och mediala praktiker; med inriktning mot film och media koreografi opera scen; Performative and mediated practices; with specializations in choreography film and media opera performing arts; Koreografi; Konstnärlig forskning; dansteknik;

    Abstract : The thesis engages in Choreography and Dance Technique by delineating the concepts and practices that the artistic research project MODUL has generated. A modular method of choreographing is articulated. The MODUL method of choreography starts by making a topographical movement analysis of the context that the work engages with. READ MORE

  4. 4. Desiring Hermaphrodites: The Relationships of Hermaphroditus in Roman Group Scenes

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Linnea Åshede; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2015]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Hermaphroditus; Roman art; materiality; gender; relationships; desire; queer; Sara Ahmed; Donna Haraway; Karen Barad;

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  5. 5. Action Reconsidered. Cognitive Aspects of the Relation between Script and Scenic Action

    University dissertation from Theatre Academy Helsinki

    Author : Erik Rynell; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2008]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Theatre; cognition; embodied cognition; acting; avantgarde theatre; new theatre;

    Abstract : Contemporary cognitive science challenges the idea about the human brain as a kind of computor. Instead the importance of the body for our way to understand and interact with the world has come into focus. READ MORE