publication . Article . 2020

Etnograafilised välitööd kunsti peeglis

Elo-Hanna Seljamaa;
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  • Published: 18 Aug 2020 Journal: Mäetagused, volume 77, pages 61-88 (issn: 1406-992X, eissn: 1406-9938, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Estonian Literary Museum of Scholarly Press
Abstract
The article aims to bring together debates surrounding the use of ethnographic methods in contemporary art, and attempts to theorize and define artistic research or “research in the arts”. It stems from concern about differences and overlaps between the application of ethnographic methods in contemporary art and in folkloristics, ethnology and cultural anthropology, referred to here as empirical cultural research. Contemporary artists and researchers might rely on the same qualitative methods (e.g. interviewing and participant observations) in order to collect and generate data for their works, and they might even address the same or similar topics. Nevertheless...
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free text keywords: artistic research, contemporary art, empirical cultural research, ethnicity, ethnography, fieldwork, lasnamäe, lcsh:Ethnology. Social and cultural anthropology, lcsh:GN301-674
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