Essays about: "Contemporary Art"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 162 essays containing the words Contemporary Art.

  1. 1. Invasivitetsbedömning av Svenska stadsträd : med utgångspunkt i Malmö stad

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Anders Rundlöf; [2022]
    Keywords : Stadsträd; invasivitet; spridningsförmåga; spridningsbarriär;

    Abstract : Exotiska stadsträdsarter används allt mer ofta inom nutida landskapsarkitektur för att tillhandahålla flera viktiga ekosystemstjänster i staden. Det pågår dock en livlig debatt om det är säkert att använda exotiska träd på detta sätt, och vissa vanliga stadsträdsarter förekommer på listor över invasiva växter. READ MORE

  2. 2. Fiat lux: An analysis of light art through objecthood and embodied simulation, reflecting on the conceptuality and corporeality of the artistic medium

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för konsthistoria och visuella studier

    Author : Amanda Johansson; [2022]
    Keywords : Light art; space; illumination; atmospheres; embodiment; Cultural Sciences;

    Abstract : Though established as a movement and recognised as artistic form, light art remains elusive and somewhat enigmatic in its definitions and categorisations. This thesis aims to contribute to the current discourse on light art by exploring the application of objecthood and embodied simulation whilst acknowledging the contextual, three-dimensional, spectacular, and anti-art qualities of the art form. READ MORE

  3. 3. Art Class Stinks : Exploring Olfactory Interaction Design and Its Potential to Enrich Learning in Art Education

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för konst, kultur och kommunikation (K3)

    Author : Maria Nikoli; [2022]
    Keywords : embodied; olfactory interaction; physical computing; art; education; olfactory display;

    Abstract : The sense of smell is crucial to everyday activities that make life pleasurable, such as eating, and it is also key to detecting danger, such as fire or rotten food. In addition, it is strongly linked with memory retrieval, it can induce affective states, and may even enhance the sense of presence in immersive environments. READ MORE

  4. 4. Unpacking the Insta-girls : The Ultimate Evolution of the Celebrity Fashion Model

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Modevetenskap

    Author : Alexandre Zamboni; [2022]
    Keywords : fashion model; celebrity; social media; persona; beauty ideal; bodily discipline;

    Abstract : The last decade has seen the rise of a new trinity of supermodels, the so-called Insta-girls, Kendall Jenner, Gigi, and Bella Hadid. Besides mastering the art of digital self-promotion, they belong to famous Californian families with strong ties to show business. READ MORE

  5. 5. Reproduced Reality: Cultural Artifacts and the Value of Original in the Age of Photogrammetric Reproduction

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för informatik och media

    Author : Lachlan Manning; [2022]
    Keywords : Photogrammetry; Digital Reproduction; Aura; Art; Virtual Reality; Benjamin; Baudrillard; Virtual Spaces; Digitalisation;

    Abstract : Amongst its innumerable effects on society, the proliferation of digital media has transformed the institution of art, with new forms and channels of digital content delivery allowing unprecedented levels of reproducibility. This reproducibility has allowed artworks and artifacts to be copied, shared, and experienced in a multitude of new ways, often far beyond the original artist’s intentions or expectations. READ MORE