What Does Public Mean? Art as a Participant in the Public Arena
NOK 200,-

What Does Public Mean? Art as a Participant in the Publi Arena is an anthology edited by artist and research fellow at the Academy of Fine Arts in Oslo, Tone Hansen. This publication
is the inaugural title from Torpedo Press. The book addresses the political, analytical, and critical potential of the art arena, by focusing on projects and
accounts of actions that take place outside the establishe institutions. Academics, artists, and cultural producers from Oslo, Vilnius, Hamburg, and San Sebastian highlight recent
political developments and the impact of “the new economy.”

Ed. Tone Hansen

Contributors: Marianne Heier (Oslo), Gediminas and Nomeda
Urbonas (Vilnius), Stian Grøgaard (Oslo), Peio Aguirre and Leire Vergara (San Sebastian/ Bilbao), Tone Hansen (Oslo),
Cornelia Sollfrank (Hamburg), Gardar Eide Einarsson (New York), and Ina Blom (Oslo).

Torpedo Press 2006


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