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October 02, 2023

Paper on Ethical Conflicts in the Research Project: ARTIS. Research as ‘Dirty’[1]: On Colonial Histories of Research

The ARTIS project description aims to research ‘how art impacts societies depending on their dominant ideologies’. This excerpt by Anisha Gupta Müller (KHB) hopes to turn the question around: how do dominant ideologies affect research in the first place? From the context of weißensee kunsthochschule, Anisha Gupta Müller writes on the ethical problems that foreground scientific research
July 17, 2023

New publication on visitors’ bodily, emotional, and transformative experience with an installation artwork

Installation art, with its immersive and participatory nature, evokes and necessitates bodily engagement and awareness. A new study shows that these aspects are integral to the overall art experience, appreciation, and transformative outcomes.
February 07, 2021

Music, Mind and the Brain: Why Does Art Make Us Cry?

Matthew Pelowski participated as an invited speaker at the lecture series ‘’Music, Mind and the Brain’’ at Goldsmiths University on the 4th of February 2021. His lecture was titled ‘’What can art do? Empirical investigations into the depth, scope, and implications of our shared art experiences’’.

For more content information please visit the blog ‘’Why Does Art Make Us Cry? Evaluating Matthew Pelowski’s exploration into transformative art experiences’’ (Leighton, K., Nevo, H., Qing Mu, S., Oprina, E. & England, A., 29th June 2021):