Artistic Research and Experimental Systems
2010 - 2013
The project will look at and analyze 'experimentation' in four different directions:
- Relation to science
- Use in music
- As part of artistic research methodologies
- Epistemological/philosophical implications
It will develop a transdisciplinary understanding of the notion of 'experiment' that can of use for the methodologies of artistic research.
Key text: Rheinberger, Hans-Jörg. 1997. Toward a History of Epistemic Things: Synthesizing Proteins in the Test Tube. Standford: Stanford University Press.
Further readings include authors such as: Bruno Latour, Gaston Bachelard, Ludwig Fleck, George Kubler etc.