Factish Field: An Art and Anthropology Symposium

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesPublic Engagement – Public lecture/debate/seminar


The Factish Field symposium in collaboration with LUX explored ideas of art-ethnography. An invited panel of artists and anthropologists presented their ideas on art and ethnography and how they apply this to their own practice.

Speakers included Brad Butler, Karen Cunningham, Angela McClanahan (chair) and Chris Wright. The programme also included screenings of films by Wendelien Van Oldenborgh and Andrea Büttner.
Period21 Feb 2014
Event typeSymposium
LocationEdinburgh, United Kingdom


  • Art; Anthropology; Interdisciplinarity; Methodology; Generative Discourse.