Search for dissertations about: "archive"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 73 swedish dissertations containing the word archive.

  1. 1. The Archive Art Phenomenon : History and Critique at the Turn of the Twenty-First Century

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Culture and Aesthetics, Stocholm University

    Author : Sara Callahan; Stockholms universitet.; [2018]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; archival art; archival turn; archive art; contemporary art; critical paradigm; the Institutional Theory of Art; Institutional Critique; parafiction; postcritique; presentism; travelling concepts; The Atlas Group; Arthur Danto; Jacques Derrida; Michel Foucault; Joachim Koester; Zoe Leonard; Michael Maranda; Walid Raad; Raqs Media Collective; Ed Ruscha; Fred Wilson; konstvetenskap; Art History;

    Abstract : This dissertation investigates the relationship between art and archive at the turn of the twenty-first century. The object of study is the phenomenon of archive art, understood as a combination of theories of the archive, artworks, and different kinds of texts (catalogues, scholarly articles, critical essays, etc. READ MORE

  2. 2. Zephyr : passive climate controlled repositories : storage facilities for museum, archive and library purposes

    University dissertation from Byggnadsfysik LTH, Lunds Tekniska Högskola

    Author : Lars D. Christoffersen; [1996]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Climate control; Energy saving; Historic building; Storage; Archive; Museum;

    Abstract : This report is the thesis of the research and development project entitled: Development of a Resource Saving Concept for the Establishment of a Climate Suitable for the Storage of Objects Worthy of Preservation in Storerooms at Museums and in Archives. In short: The ZEPHYR project. This work is the result of a research and development project. READ MORE

  3. 3. Beyond the Witness : Holocaust Representations and the Testimony of Images

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Art and Theory Publishing

    Author : Rebecka Katz Thor; Södertörns högskola.; [2018]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Image; film; witness; Holocaust; Warsaw ghetto; Westerbork; Eichmann; Harun Farocki; Yael Hersonski; Eyal Sivan; archive; testimony; commemoration.; film; bild; vittne; vittnesmål; förintelsen; arkiv; Farocki; Hersonski; Sivan; Kritisk kulturteori; Critical and Cultural Theory; Östersjö- och Östeuropaforskning; Baltic and East European studies;

    Abstract : In a time when the very last Holocaust witnesses will soon be gone, a possible route for commemoration is to ask what testimony images can give. This book seeks to answer the question of how images can bear witness by examining them as multifaceted entities produced, reproduced, and resituated in conflicting political and historical situations. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Order and the Archive : Masonic Archiving as Idea and Practice in 18th Century Europe

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Uppsala universitet

    Author : Tim Berndtsson; Uppsala universitet.; [2018]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Archives; Masonry; Freemasonry; Swedish Order of Freemasons; Strict Observance; Arkiv; Frimureri; Svenska Frimurareorden; Strikta Observansen; Literature; Litteraturvetenskap; Literature; Litteraturvetenskap;

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  5. 5. Lake sediment as environmental archive : natural and anthropogenic influence on the chronology of trace elements

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro universitetsbibliotek

    Author : Evastina Grahn; Örebro universitet.; [2006]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; lake sediment; environmental pollution; trace elements; chronology; diagenesis; Ag; Be; Ga; In; Pb; Sb; Tl; NATURAL SCIENCES Chemistry Environmental chemistry; NATURVETENSKAP Kemi Miljökemi; Enviromental Science; Miljövetenskap;

    Abstract : The focus of this thesis is the historical pollution of some seldom-monitored trace elements (SMTEs; Ag, Be, Ga, In, Sb and Tl) that have been involuntarily released for several thousands of years but whose usage have increased during the industrial era. Sediment cores from four rural lakes in a south to north transect in central Sweden, and two urban lakes have been used as environmental archives for chronological studies. READ MORE