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Floating Peripheries Conference 2019 – Sites and Situations + SITES AND SITUATIONS ART EVENT is an international conference on artistic research organized by the research consortium “Floating Peripheries – mediating the sense of place” between Aalto ARTS Department of Film, Tv and Scenography and University of Lapland’s Faculty of Art and Design. The conference and its manifestation of experimental and situated artistic research practices “Sites and Situations Art Event” take place on 14 – 16 January 2019 at the University of Lapland in Rovaniemi. The consortium is funded by the Academy of Finland during 2017–2021. (See more: https://floatingperipheries.fi/about/)
The conference focuses on the notion of periphery/peripheries in relation to the varied methods, materials, concepts, questions and ideas accurate in the fields of artistic research and visual studies. During the 3-day international event, taking place at the heart of arctic periphery, a multitude of peripheral sites and situations are speculated as multi-layered and complex phenomenon – as conceptual, spatial and site-responsive domains, aesthetically and spatially shaped and experienced associations, representations and practices through different mediums in arts and epistemologies. The conference includes presentations, artistic interventions, discussions and installations. Artistic researchers, scholars and students on arts and visual studies across disciplines, aesthetics and activities are all invited.