By Dr Giuffre Katherine
Collective Creativity bargains an research of the explosion of creative creativity at the moment occurring at the South Pacific island of Rarotonga. via exploring the development of this art-world during the ways that creativity and innovation are associated with social constructions and social networks, this publication investigates the social facets of creating wonderful paintings on the way to current a ‘collective’ conception of creativity. With an in depth exam of tourism, galleries and, in fact, the artists themselves, Katherine Giuffre offers a close photo of a posh and multi-faceted neighborhood in the course of the phrases of the art-world contributors themselves.
Theoretically subtle, but grounded with wealthy empirical info, this booklet will charm not just to anthropologists with an curiosity within the South Pacific, but in addition to students excited about questions of ethnicity, creativity, globalization and community analysis.
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