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Department of Arts and Cultural Sciences

The Joint Faculties of Humanities and Theology | Lund University

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PhD student in the Division of Art History and Visual Studies.

The main theoretical fields that influence my research are performance theory, queer feminism and art historiography. The objective of my PhD project ‘PERFORMING SHAME: affective resistance, aesthetic judgment and art histories' is to examine a number of performances (1995-2014) that critically enhances how principles of exclusion on the art scene and within art history can be unfolded through a conscious use of shame as an artistic medium.

Keywords: Art Historiography, Queer Theory, Shame, Performance Art, Aesthetic Judgment, Visual Culture, Feminist Theory

Research

Completed projects

About the research

PhD student in the Division of Art History and Visual Studies.

The main theoretical fields that influence my research is performance theory, queerfeminism and art historiography. The objective of my PhD project ‘PERFORMING SHAME: affective resistance, aesthetic judgment and art histories' is to examine a number of performances (1995-2014) that critically enhances how principles of exclusion on the art scene and within art history can be unfolded through a conscious use of shame as an artistic medium. 

Keywords: Art Historiography, Queer Theory, Shame, Performance Art, Aesthetic Judgment, Visual Culture, Feminist Theory

Publications

Articles (2)
Book chapters (5)
Conference contributions (1)
Miscellaneous (1)

Research portal (Lund University)

Other tasks and qualifications

Master's thesis, 'GESTURES OF FAILURE: Performances of otherness, masochism and unbecoming in Thea Djordjadze's exhibition our full'

Ellen Suneson

Doctoral Student
Division of Art History and Visual Studies
Department of Arts and Cultural Sciences

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