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Raison pratique et création réflexive : l'artéfact au-delà du champ étendu de l'art

Abstract : This thesis, which combines theoretical analysis with artistic creation, attempts to understand the reason why, when contemplating works of art, we rarely look beyond their aesthetic, formal or conceptual qualities. Unlike many other objects that we encounter in our lives, works of art are recognizable by the fact that they serve no practical purpose. Their idle existence in galleries and museums confirms this and ensures that works of art fulfill no other function than that of drawing our attention to their inherent qualities. That being the case, this thesis proposes a way of appreciating art that relies on the articulation between an artefact and a social setting. This assumes a way of creating art and expressing ourselves that is grounded on the fabrication of instruments or devices predisposed to engage the beholder.
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Nuno Pedrosa. Raison pratique et création réflexive : l'artéfact au-delà du champ étendu de l'art. Art et histoire de l'art. Université Panthéon-Sorbonne - Paris I, 2015. Français. ⟨NNT : 2015PA010563⟩. ⟨tel-01794556⟩



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