Art of the Ordinary - Folk Archiving, Art and Living Memory

Grainne Loughran, Jane Speller, Sandy Fitzgerald

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    A programme of events examining the nature of folk and art, through the presentation of selected works by contemporary visual artists who use folk material in their work or whose work already occupies borderlines between definitions of 'art' and definitions of 'folk'.
    Original languageEnglish
    TypeIn 2007 CityArts, Dublin and Interface, University of Ulster, Belfast worked in partnership to develop The Folk Archive project. The purpose of the project was to consider issues of cultural ‘ownership’, the means by which material is defined as ‘fol...
    Publication statusPublished (in print/issue) - 2008


    • archiving
    • folk
    • art
    • living memory
    • folk art
    • cultural ownership


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