Search for dissertations about: "performance art body art"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 27 swedish dissertations containing the words performance art body art.

  1. 1. Concrete Fashion : Dress, Art, and Engagement in Public Space

    University dissertation from School of Design and Crafts ; Högskolan för design och konsthantverk (HDK)

    Author : Kajsa G. Eriksson; [2009]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; fashion design; contemporary art; dressed body; artistic research; public space; identity; performance;

    Abstract : This dissertation is an example of artistic research that explores the border between fashion design and contemporary art, in order to place situated bodily practices within the larger field of explor... mer ation and ideology, and to discover new formats. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Sensational Body A Spectatorial Exploration of the Experience of Bodies on Stage in Circus, Burlesque and Freak Show

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

    Author : Jonas Eklund; Meike Wagner; Camilla Damkjær; Helen Stoddart; [2019]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; circus; new circus; contemporary circus; burlesque; neo-burlesque; boylesque; freak show; sideshow; bodies; phenomenology; spectatorship; popular culture; performance analysis; autoethnography; experience; body mind; teatervetenskap; Theatre Studies;

    Abstract : At the end of the 20th century, the three genres circus, burlesque, and freak show were revived after a long period of decline. Seemingly something in the genres still has a strong appeal to the spectators. READ MORE

  3. 3. Monsters I Love : On Multivocal Arts

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

    Author : Alex Nowitz; Rolf Hughes; Sten Sandell; Åse Tone; []
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Music; acousmatic and disembodied voice; æsthetics of uncertainty and in-between; composer-performer; contemporary vocal performance art; custom musical instrument DIY ; digital musical instrument DMI ; electronic and electroacoustic music; expanding the field of vocal performance art; extended vocal techniques; extending the voice; gesture-controlled live electronics; improvisation and real-time composition; inclusive vocal performance practises; interactive sound and music; multidirectional listening; multivocality; multivocal voice; new vocality; sampling practises for vocal and musical improvisation; schizophonic practices; sensor-based and computer-based technology; singer-composer; sound art; sound technology; STEIM; strophonion; vocal materiality and liminality; vocal personas; vocal sound dance; wireless technology; 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;

    Abstract : Proposing a ‘multivocal practice’ in the vocal arts, this exposition (documented artistic research project) embodies an inclusive approach to four core categories for the contemporary performance voice: the singing, speaking, extended and disembodied voice. The culmination of a four-year PhD project in the Performative and mediated practices, with specializations in choreography/film and media/opera /performing arts, it documents artistic research sub-projects through the presentation of multimedia material, interweaving performance recordings with reflection and informative threads. READ MORE

  4. 4. Concrete Fashion: Dress, Art, and Engagement in Public Space

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

    Author : Kajsa G. Eriksson; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2009]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; fashion design; contemporary art; performance; dressed body; documentation; artistic research; engagement; public space; identity;

    Abstract : This dissertation is an example of artistic research that explores the border between fashion design and contemporary art, in order to place situated bodily practices within the larger field of exploration and ideology, and to discover new formats. The activities engaged in explore the dressed body as a contemporary art medium, and the performances are carried out in public space and within everyday life. READ MORE

  5. 5. An Inexplicable Hunger – flutist)body(flute (dis)encounters

    University dissertation from Göteborgs universitet

    Author : Marina Cyrino; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2019]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; flute practices; flutist; performance; composition; improvisation; artistic research; musicianship; standardisation; specialisation; fragmentation; co-creation; collaborative processes; encounters; mixture; mixed practices; multimodal practices; metamorphosis; transdisciplinarity; transversality; flexible subjectivity; processual subjectivity; politics of subjectivation; otherness; othering; resonant body;

    Abstract : This doctoral research is structured by singular encounters, that happened between 2014 and 2018. Together with a series of collaborators, I have developed a critical and poetic methodology through what I call “mixture”, “contamination” and the practice of “un-goaling”, in which my “flutist-body-flute” relation encounters the practices of other artists. READ MORE