Anusas, Mike and Clarke, Jennifer and Harkness, Rachel and Ingold, Tim (2010) Designing Environments for Life : A Meeting of Art, Anthropology and Design. [Show/Exhibition]Full text not available in this repository. (Request a copy from the Strathclyde author)
The primary research output from the Institute for Advanced Studies ground-breaking programme ‘Designing Environments for Life’ - a public exhibition at the world-class Dundee Contemporary Arts. Conceived and led by designer Mike Anusas (programme coordinator and co-convener) and anthropologist Professor Tim Ingold (principle convener) this exhibition was curated and implemented by anthropology doctoral student Jennifer Clarke and anthropologist Dr. Rachel J. Harkness. The exhibition showcased the programme’s international and interdisciplinary ‘meeting of art, anthropology and design’, which occurred between a diverse range of emergent and world-leading academics, artists, designers, makers, musicians, writers, poets and policy makers. The exhibition featured a themed environment of installations, drawings, images and artefacts, intent on provoking direct, critical and intellectual engagement with the programme’s three ambitious aims: to rethink of the concept of environment; to reconsider the meaning of design; to question fundamental notions of creativity. For the exhibition's audience, this critical and intellectual engagement occurred not only through experience and interaction with the space, but also through creative and provocative hands-on workshops which delved deeper into key theoretical and practical themes.
|Keywords:||art, design, anthropology, environment, interdisciplinarity, Engineering design|
|Subjects:||Technology > Engineering (General). Civil engineering (General) > Engineering design|
|Department:||Faculty of Engineering > Design, Manufacture and Engineering Management|
|Depositing user:||Pure Administrator|
|Date Deposited:||07 Nov 2011 16:14|
|Last modified:||10 May 2016 00:09|