PUBLICATIONS ARE LISTED IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER
Title: The Art and Social Practice Workbook
Description: A collection of resources, assignments, prompts, and other texts regarding socially engaged practices. The workbook exists as a publication and participatory exhibition. Visitors assemble their own workbook and activations of select texts are programmed. Available as a pdf.
Title: Seeing Power: Art and Activism in the Twenty-first Century
Description: The author, a curator and art critic, investigates what the deluge of “art products” means for those dedicated to socially engaged art and activism. Thompson highlights the work of innovative and interesting artists and activists working today, as well as institutions that empower their communities to see power and reimagine it.
Author: Nato Thompson
Publisher: Melville House
Publication date: 2014
Title: Social Art Practices
Description: A blog dedicated to a variety of social art practices including: urban interventions, utopian proposals, guerrilla architecture, new genre, public art, social sculpture, project-based community practice, interactive media, service dispersals, service design, activism and street performance.
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Social Practices Art Network (SPAN)
Description: A resource for individuals, organizations, community groups and institutions that are interested in new genre arts forms and practices. Serves as a platform for a variety of socially engaged art and design practices.