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Contemporary Aesthetics (Journal)

Expression

2003

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Notices Jan 2003

Notices

Contemporary Aesthetics (Journal)

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Recent Publications Jan 2003

Recent Publications

Contemporary Aesthetics (Journal)

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Poiesis And Art-Making: A Way Of Letting-Be, Derek H. Whitehead Ph.D. Jan 2003

Poiesis And Art-Making: A Way Of Letting-Be, Derek H. Whitehead Ph.D.

Contemporary Aesthetics (Journal)

This article is both philosophical and practical in its intent. It endeavours to bring into focus an idea with an Ancient Greek lineage, poiesis, and determine whether it may revitalise our thinking about the 'making' of art. The art-making considered in this paper will concentrate exclusively on Western art and its historical and contemporary manifestations. I suggest that poiesis - that which "pro-duces or leads (a thing) into being'" - may enable practitioners in the varying art forms, and aestheticians who reflect upon them, to come to a deeper sense of how artworks work: that they realize themselves inter-dependently of the formative ...


Editorial Jan 2003

Editorial

Contemporary Aesthetics (Journal)

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