Image first theory after
The aesthetic turn: Image first, theory after.
- What’s aesthetic about the new aesthetic? What do the images say?
- Can aesthetics be democratic?
- The aesthetics/material properties of trending topics.
- Theory vs. practice:
- Discursivation of art practice and art criticism. Narratives of form and images?
- Impact on art/curating/exhibition making
- Compare to other aesthetics (e.g. Relational aesthetics; aesthetic turn)
- Social media sensibility