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Shift/Work: Unlearning

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Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationEdinburgh Sculpture Workshop
Size3 day workshop
Publication statusPublished - 28 May 2014
EventShift/Work: Unlearning - Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Duration: 27 May 201429 May 2014


Shift/Work is a research project jointly developed by Edinburgh College of Art and Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop that has run since 2010. Setting out to examine and reconfigure comprehensive workshop-based approaches to artistic production that are theoretically informed, practical and participatory. Shift/Work facilitates new experiential knowledge, practices and tools for artists and art educators to adapt and implement.

Shift/Work: Unlearning targets the rapidly expanding international audience for contemporary art education: specifically, artists, educators and curators. It will focus on current discourses and practices that engage with the values of unlearning, deschooling, improvisation and amateurism.

    Research areas

  • Contemporary Art, Workshops, Paragogy, Radical Pedagogy, Unlearning


Shift/Work: Unlearning


Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Event: Workshop

ID: 17696505