Brass Art


Brass Art is Chara Lewis, Kristin Mojsiewicz and Anneke Pettican, based in Manchester, Glasgow and Huddersfield, UK.

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Brass Art

Contemporary Art in Heritage Spaces (2020)

Related Artworks - Gestured


Table of Contents

1. Introduction

Nick Cass, Gill Park, and Anna Powell

Part I: Reimagining Heritage

2. Mapping Contemporary Art in the Heritage Experience

Niki Black and Rebecca Farley

3. Making Cities: Places, Production, and (Im)material Heritage

Laura Breen

4. Gestured by Brass Art: Gestures, Ambiguity, and Material Transformation at Chetham's Library

Brass Art: Chara Lewis, Kristin Mojsiewicz, Anneké Pettican

Part II: Alternative Histories

5. Making the Invisible Visible in Capability Brown's Lost Landscapes

Gill Park

6. A Room of One’s Own: Strategies of Feminist Arts Interventions

Jenna C. Ashton

7. Contemporary Interventions and Conflict: The Possibilities of ‘Critical Hhistorical Consciousness’ as a Mode of Heritage Production

Joanne Williams

8. Mapping Contemporary Art in the Heritage Experience: Mary Eleanor Bowes and The Orangery Urns

Andrew Burton 

Part III: Disciplinary Dialogues

9. Expanded Interiors: Bringing Contemporary Site-Specific Fine-Art Practice to Roman Houses at Herculaneum and Pompeii

Catrin Huber

10. Practicing History: Art, Archives, and Footnotes

Catherine Bertola and Rachel Rich 

11. Understanding the Audience Experience of Contemporary Visual Arts at Geevor Mine World Heritage Site: A Dialogue between a Contemporary Artist and a Sociologist

Gaynor Bagnall and Jill Randall 

Part IV: Liminal Spaces 

12. Numinous Experiences in the Home of the Brontes

Nick Cass 

13. Transactions of an Artist's Placement: Planning Berwick-upon-Tweed with Sander Van Raemdonck

Julie Crawshaw and Menelaos Gkartzios 

14. Bruce Nauman at York St Mary's: A Hermeneutic Enquiry

Anna Powell