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36 units: exhibition of 36 intaglio prints
36 Units was an exhibition of 36 Intaglio Prints that were constructed from over 200 plates. The exhibition was accompanied by a full colour catalogue, which included a critical review by Lindsay Gordon, director of Peacock ...
Backchannel chat: peaks and troughs in a Twitter response to three televised debates during the Scottish Independence Referendum campaign 2014.
(Robert Gordon University., 2014-11)
Social-networking services such as Twitter offer users the potential to participate in public debate. When used whilst watching a television programme, Twitter allows backchannel discussion and debate in real time, which ...
Supporting the creative industries: the rationale for an exchange of thinking between the art and business schools.
Increasing interest in the concept of the ‘Creative Industries’ with emphasis upon the ‘industry’ aspect, presents questions as to how Art Schools can best prepare students. Indeed the industrial aspect encourages consideration ...
How to save a theatre: The Orpheum, Vancouver.
(Emerald Group Publishing Limited., 2013-07)
Purpose - This paper concerns the Orpheum Theatre in Vancouver, which survived the threat of major internal demolition and rebuilding during the 1960s and early 1970s. The building has subsequently undergone significant ...
Work as if you live in the early days of a better nation: experiments in poetics and justice.
The purpose of this presentation is to explain why Scotland provides a relevant and provocative context for the Land Art Generator Initiative - the reason behind the development of the LAGI Glasgow project.
A public conversation: 'Working in Public Seminars' project, seminar four.
This seminar was the culmination of four seminars, Working in Public, funded by the Scottish Arts Council through a new initiative, Public Art Resources and Research, Scotland. This initiative is to promote excellence and ...
Artist as leader (2007-09).
(On the Edge Research, 2013-11-26)
Artist as Leader posed the questions What does leadership mean to artists? Can artists be leaders? The research formed a partnership between Performing Arts Labs, London, Cultural Enterprise Office, Glasgow and the Cultural ...
Jane Jacobs and the nature of (practice and research) work in public.
(Finnish Academy of Fine Arts, 2009-12-14)
Jacobs argues that economies follow the same rules as ecological systems. They behave in the same way as systems in nature: as dynamic systems of interdependency. The core of Jacobs' argument is energy, whether it is ...
Edge FM 87.9 MHz
(Robert Gordon University, 2004-12-31)
Edge FM was developed in partnership with the Museum of Scottish Lighthouses, Fraserburgh, On the Edge Research and the artist, Paul Carter. The research challenge offered up by the project partners was to find a way of ...
Craft, souvenirs and the commodification of national identity in 1970s Scotland.
(Oxford University Press, 2007-09)
This article explores the relationship between craft, national identity and the souvenir in 1970 Scotland. Britain experienced a revival of craft practice generally in 1970s’ Scotland, but this paper argues that what ...