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Community art: what's the use?

Coutts, Glen (2008) Community art: what's the use? In: Art, Community and Environment: Educational Perspectives. Readings in Art and Design Education . Intellect Books, Bristol. ISBN 978-1-84150-189-5

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Abstract

Art, Community and Environment investigates wide-ranging issues raised by the interaction between art practice, community participation, and the environment, both natural and urban. This volume brings together a distinguished group of contributors from the United Kingdom, Australia, and Finland to examine topics such as urban art, community participation, local empowerment and the problems of ownership. This chapter focuses on the objectives and worth of community art.