Workshop EAW'17 | "Observation of the Environment and Construction of the Landscape"
Observation of the Environment and Construction of the Landscape
The workshop aims to offer knowledge and the opportunity to work on trans-disciplinary projects of artistic production and research linked to environment.
Objectives and methodologies
1. To reach a deeper understanding of the field
2. To conceptualise the experiences and problems observed
3. To explore processes of constructing the landscape
4. To encourage trans-disciplinary knowledge
The workshop will include theoretical sessions and debates in order to reflect on the agents and the disciplines implicit in the subject. Various examples will be presented. Fieldwork will be carried out in the Aveiro region. Following the fieldwork, the materials will be analysed for a final reflection and debate.
It is desirable that participants should have basic skills in photography, audio-visual recording or any other form of expression that can be used in the workshop.
Number of Participants
12 – 15
Calendar and Schedule
Theoretical component and debate – 3 hours
Practical component (fieldwork) – 4 ½ hours
Critical appraisal session (including a review of the results) – 4 ½ hours
Participants should bring a camera, video-camera, audio recorder (smartphones may be used) and/or pencil and paper.
Registration Fee: €80 (students €40)
A discount of 20% of the total fee is available on registering for 2 or more EAW’17 workshops
Register at: http://eaw.web.ua.pt/
Closing date for applications: October 30th