Essays about: "Street art"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 42 essays containing the words Street art.

  1. 1. A landscape analysis : Investigating restorative features within urban greening

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

    Author : Ellinor Arvidsson; [2022]
    Keywords : urban greening; green infrastructure; human restoration; landscape design; environmental psychology; landscape analysis;

    Abstract : Today people are described as an integral component of urban green infrastructure which advocates to study human engagement within the use of nature to develop goals and landscape planning in the purpose of achieving better life conditions for city inhabitants. The connectedness to nature has been described as decisive when exploring possible human psychological restoration derived from nature. READ MORE

  2. 2. Graffiti and street art in mobile landscapes

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Kulturgeografiska institutionen

    Author : Saga Li Ståhlberg; [2022]
    Keywords : Stockholm; everyday landscapes; visuality; graffiti; street art; mobility; sedantarist metaphysics; nomadic metaphysics;

    Abstract : Drawing from de Certeau (1984), in this thesis I investigate graffiti and street art as part of the everyday visual landscapes. The city of Stockholm has gone from zero tolerance towards all forms of street art to now including the art form as a strategy for creating a so-called attractive city. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Transformative Irenic Rebellious Power of Street Art in Colombia

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologi

    Author : Philippa Scholz; [2022]
    Keywords : Street Art; Transformation; Development; Colombia; El Paro; Cali; Bogotá.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Concerns are growing within the field of development as global democracy rates decline. As a solution to how to rebuild democratic systems is currently unclear, this thesis looks at the case of Colombia and the national protests (colloquially referred to as El Paro) that began in April 2021. READ MORE

  4. 4. Ta känslorna på allvar : konstnärliga metoder i gestaltade livsmiljöer

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

    Author : Erik Hjälmberg; Axel Lundgren; [2022]
    Keywords : omätbar; sinnlighet; estetisk erfarenhet; konstnärliga metoder; pragmatism; new public management; pedanteri; gestaltad livsmiljö; ratio-intellectus; subjektivitet; analys genom syntes; dikotomi;

    Abstract : I den här uppsatsen undersöker vi ett perspektiv på stadsutveckling där konstnärliga metoder får mer utrymme. Syftet är att undersöka hur konst kan användas för att belysa omätbara värden i gestaltade livsmiljöer. Vår tes är att omätbara värden inte får det utrymme som behövs på grund av effektivisering och vinstjakt. READ MORE

  5. 5. About tricks, sensations and relationships- A collection of thoughts on performing, exhibiting skill and creating in contemporary circus.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Högskolan för scen och musik

    Author : Moa Julia Asklöf Prescott; [2020-06-02]
    Keywords : Contemporary circus; social psychology; physical theatre; slack rope; street shows; stage art; audience interaction; performance;

    Abstract : This is a reflection and exploration of creation as a contemporary circus artist today, from the point of view of the same (I am a rope walker). To give myself a compass during the research I have worked with a few questions: What is the function of the trick? How do I and other artist relate to our creating selves and bodies? And how can we use knowledge from other fields such as marketing- and social psychology or service side jobs, to look at our creation from another angle? These questions are explored through looking into marketing- and social psychology, the words of other creators, doing interviews and looking at the way I interact with the practice myself. READ MORE