Posts Tagged: My Creativity Sweatshop
Artistic Autonomy vs. the Creative Industries – Get ready to be creactivated!
The panel discussion on Artistic Autonomy vs. The Creative Industries at the MyCreativity Sweatshop targeted the dilemma that subsumes the position of artists within the ideological constructs of autonomy and creativity. On the one hand, the functionalist reality of the neoliberal policies and practices of the creative industries creates a space where creativity can almost [...]
My Creativity, Your Depression
There is a field of tension between the notions of creativity and innovation as we encounter them today. During this session, Pek van Andel, Mark Fisher and Sarah Sharma discussed serendipity as the eternal principle underlying what we call creativity, and looked at the ways in which it has been absorbed into the world of labor. [...]