Posts Tagged: aesthetics

Jacques Rancière – The Politics of Aesthetics

Jacques Rancière, The Politics of Aesthetics: The Distribution of the Sensible, Continuum, 2004. For Rancière, aesthetics means “a specific regime for identifying and reflecting on the arts: a mode of articulation between ways of doing and making, their corresponding forms

Jacques Rancière – The Politics of Aesthetics

Jacques Rancière, The Politics of Aesthetics: The Distribution of the Sensible, Continuum, 2004. For Rancière, aesthetics means “a specific regime for identifying and reflecting on the arts: a mode of articulation between ways of doing and making, their corresponding forms

W. J. T. Mitchell’s Iconology and Picture Theory

What is an image? What is picture? Rather, what is the relationship between image and idea, image and word, the visual and the verbal, or the visible and the sayable? What is the relation of pictures and language? Is the

W. J. T. Mitchell’s Iconology and Picture Theory

What is an image? What is picture? Rather, what is the relationship between image and idea, image and word, the visual and the verbal, or the visible and the sayable? What is the relation of pictures and language? Is the

Pierre Bourdieu – Distinction: Social Critique of the Judgement of Taste

Pierre Bourdieu, Distinction: Social Critique of the Judgement of Taste, Harvard UP, 1984. My impression of Bourdieu’s Distinction is that his radical social theory of class differentiation does not leave any room for subjective position, focusing on the deepest objectification of

Pierre Bourdieu – Distinction: Social Critique of the Judgement of Taste

Pierre Bourdieu, Distinction: Social Critique of the Judgement of Taste, Harvard UP, 1984. My impression of Bourdieu’s Distinction is that his radical social theory of class differentiation does not leave any room for subjective position, focusing on the deepest objectification of

Elspeth Probyn – Outside Belongings

Elspeth Probyn, Outside Belongings, Routledge, 1996. What is the ‘outside belongings’? What does Probyn try to describe with the notion? How do the ‘outside’ and the ‘belongings’ comes together and why? To begin with, instead of identity politics, Probyn defines

Elspeth Probyn – Outside Belongings

Elspeth Probyn, Outside Belongings, Routledge, 1996. What is the ‘outside belongings’? What does Probyn try to describe with the notion? How do the ‘outside’ and the ‘belongings’ comes together and why? To begin with, instead of identity politics, Probyn defines

[Exhibition] The Aesthetics of Gaming

Pace Digital Gallery presents an exhibition curated by Michelle Kasprzak (Scotland), The Aesthetics of Gaming. The Aesthetics of Gaming ~Michelle Kasprzak February 10 – March 3 Reception Feb 26, 5 – 7pm (5:00 pm lecture by Joe McKay / 6:00pm reception)

[Exhibition] The Aesthetics of Gaming

Pace Digital Gallery presents an exhibition curated by Michelle Kasprzak (Scotland), The Aesthetics of Gaming. The Aesthetics of Gaming ~Michelle Kasprzak February 10 – March 3 Reception Feb 26, 5 – 7pm (5:00 pm lecture by Joe McKay / 6:00pm reception)

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note on my fields

“Sensation in the Net: Aesthetics and Politics of New Media in the Age of Internet”…. How to connect Science & Tech Studies (on media technology or network) + Aesthetics (or Theories of the Visual)?

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note on my fields

“Sensation in the Net: Aesthetics and Politics of New Media in the Age of Internet”…. How to connect Science & Tech Studies (on media technology or network) + Aesthetics (or Theories of the Visual)?