Anna Svingen-Austestad was born in Bergen/Norway in 1976. Childhood years in Hongkong. Received a university degree in General teacher education in 2000. MA in Arts and crafts education from Oslo University College in 2005. PhD from Oslo School of Architecture and Design from 2017.
Research interests inbetween art and pedagogy. Interdisciplinary experiments between theory and practice. Art didactics [kunstfagdidaktikk] informed by poetic practices, site-specificity and social practice.
How do art and aesthetic practices inhabit and transform individual and collective experience?
The political traditions of Bildung and the production of subjectivity in late Foucault, Felix Guattari, Gilles Deleuze are significant theoretical leitmotifs.
Existential territories, relationality between humans and non-humans. Post-colonial perspectives.
Interdisciplinary collaboration and labs/the experiment, between theory and practice, art, ethnography and pedagogy. Later years turning towards practice-led and art-based research. Art-based ethnography.
Stedsrelaterte uttrykk (KH 123)
ENCOUNTERS – Through art, ethnography and pedagogy (EU strategic partnership, Summercourse on the island of Lesvos)
Svingen-Austestad. Anna. 2017. Questions... Concerning the production of subjectivity. On aesthetic practices in Art, Craft and design (formgivingsfag). PhD thesis. Oslo: Oslo School of Architecture and Design.
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