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Art, Excess, and Education
Language: en
Pages: 207
Authors: Kevin Tavin, Mira Kallio-Tavin, Max Ryynänen
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-07-27 - Publisher: Springer

This book concentrates on the deep historical, political, and institutional relationships between art, education, and excess. Going beyond field specific discourses of art history, art criticism, philosophy, and aesthetics, it explores how the concept of excess has been important and enduring from antiquity through contemporary art, and from early film
Art – Ethics – Education
Language: en
Pages: 386
Authors: Kevin Tavin, Mira Kallio-Tavin, Max Ryynänen
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-08-03 - Publisher: BRILL

Investigates the ongoing imbrications of the practices of art, ethics and education as conducted within each author’s specific context of practice as artist, educator, researcher. It is an international anthology that explores these practices as dynamic, relational and always incomplete processes.
Bodily Engagements with Film, Images, and Technology
Language: en
Pages: 112
Authors: Max Ryynänen
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-04-11 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This book builds a new understanding of the body and its relationship to images and technology, using a framework where novel writings of pragmatist somaesthetics and phenomenology meet new research on bodily reactions. Max Ryynänen gives an overview of the topic by collecting the existing information of our bodies gazing
Pedagogical Explorations in a Posthuman Age
Language: en
Pages: 327
Authors: jan jagodzinski
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-07-03 - Publisher: Springer Nature

This book problematizes the role of education in an increasingly mediatized world through the lenses of creativity, new media, and consumerism. At the core of the issue, the author argues, creativity in art education is being co-opted to serve the purposes of current economic trends towards designer capitalism. Using an
Popular Pleasures
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Paul Duncum
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-08-26 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Today's many popular aesthetic pleasures have a very long history. Paul Duncum considers the historical critical discourses, and socio-political issues raised by aesthetic pleasures in fifteen thematic chapters. Using illustrative examples from the past, present, and across cultures, he challenges the idea of any decline of cultural standards and argues