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Performativitet och bildkonst: eller hur apor verkar i världen

Brännström, Ylva (2009)
Department of Gender Studies
Abstract
This essay examines the visual art of Helena Blomqvist with theory of performativity from Judith Butler among others, with a focus on the potential of visual art to question and dislocate norms. It consists of an analysis of three works of art from three aspects: the work of art, the viewer and the situation, and eventuates in an analysis of how the works relate to representation and norms. The construction of the works is related to Butler's theory of identity construction.
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author
Brännström, Ylva
supervisor
organization
year
type
M2 - Bachelor Degree
subject
keywords
Visual art, Performativity, Identity construction, Helena Blomqvist, Subversion, Gender studies, Genusvetenskap, Art History, Konstvetenskap
language
Swedish
id
1316426
date added to LUP
2009-02-02 00:00:00
date last changed
2009-02-02 00:00:00
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  abstract     = {This essay examines the visual art of Helena Blomqvist with theory of performativity from Judith Butler among others, with a focus on the potential of visual art to question and dislocate norms. It consists of an analysis of three works of art from three aspects: the work of art, the viewer and the situation, and eventuates in an analysis of how the works relate to representation and norms. The construction of the works is related to Butler's theory of identity construction.},
  author       = {Brännström, Ylva},
  keyword      = {Visual art,Performativity,Identity construction,Helena Blomqvist,Subversion,Gender studies,Genusvetenskap,Art History,Konstvetenskap},
  language     = {swe},
  note         = {Student Paper},
  title        = {Performativitet och bildkonst: eller hur apor verkar i världen},
  year         = {2009},
}