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My road to ruin: the studio without walls

By Alec Shepley

Abstract

This paper considers examples of ‘ruin’ in contemporary visual art and examines fracture, fragmentation and provisionality in contemporary installation art practice.\ud Areas of commonality and difference are explored within a critical framework of concepts. The paper contributes towards the creation of a taxonomy of potential source material for the study of ruin in visual art

Topics: W100 Fine Art
Publisher: Kunsthøgskolen/National Institute for the Arts, Bergen
Year: 2008
OAI identifier: oai:eprints.lincoln.ac.uk:3813

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