Unpacking the Figure of the Artist-Fieldworker

Date
2020-07
Authors
Dash, Kathyayini
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Publisher
Arts Research Africa, The Wits School of Arts, University of the Witwatersrand
Abstract
This paper argues that the meeting of practice and academic scholarship constructs the figure of the artist-fieldworker in critical ways, while also giving rise to particular kinds of ethical, formal, and procedural questions of art-making and research.
Description
This paper argues that the meeting of practice and academic scholarship constructs the figure of the artist-fieldworker in critical ways, while also giving rise to particular kinds of ethical, formal, and procedural questions of art-making and research.
Keywords
artistic research, arts research, decolonisation, arts pedagogy,
Citation
This paper argues that the meeting of practice and academic scholarship constructs the figure of the artist-fieldworker in critical ways, while also giving rise to particular kinds of ethical, formal, and procedural questions of art-making and research.