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Description - Art as Research by Shaun McNiff

The new practice of art-based research uses art making as a primary mode of inquiry rather than continuing to borrow research methodologies from other disciplines to study artistic processes. Drawing on contributions from arts therapies, education, history, organizational studies, and philosophy, the essays critically examine challenges that include the personal nature of artistic inquiry and the complexities of the partnership with social science that has dominated applied arts research; how artistic discoveries are apt to emerge spontaneously; how truth can be examined through both fact and fiction as well as the interplay of objective and subjective experience; and ways of generating artistic evidence and communicating outcomes. Offering examples from all of the arts, this volume will be welcomed by researchers and students in many fields.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781783200016
ISBN-10: 1783200014
Format: Paperback
(229mm x 170mm x 16mm)
Pages: 145
Imprint: Intellect Books
Publisher: Intellect Books
Publish Date: 27-Aug-2013
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Shaun McNiff

Shaun McNiff is professor at Lesley University and the author of Art-Based Research.

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