Learn about contemporary art practices both within NZ and abroad. Consider the controversies and challenges behind many art practices. What gives a work of art its value? How does an object become a work of art? We will unpack some of the mysteries behind Fine Art practice over four weeks of lively discussion.
What makes an artwork a work of art? The boundaries of art practice are becoming increasingly blurry. Learn about contemporary art practices both within New Zealand and abroad. Become part of a passionate discussion around the controversies and challenges of contemporary art. What makes a stuffed shark worth $12 million? Ask the hard questions - what would you like to understand about contemporary art? Be prepared to be shocked and intrigued.
Anyone with a passion for questioning social constructs and the mystery of the art market should attend this dynamic course.
I'm both fascinated and challenged by contemporary art. My PhD thesis considers some of the many conceptual complexities of contemporary art practices. Come and indulge your interests in some lively discussion and debate.