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    • Beyond metaphor : archaeology as a social and artistic practice 

      Smith, Christopher John (2017-01-26) - Journal article
      This article summarises recent work on the engagement between art and archaeology, but seeks to embed this in a longer history of archaeology as a metaphor for other cultural and social practices, and at the same time to ...
    • Building careers, managing capitals 

      Flynn, Emma (University of St Andrews, 2015-06) - Thesis
      I sought to find out whether this was a tension between artistic and commercial in the career of visual artists, and if so, how this tension was managed. In attempting to uncover information which could address the ...
    • Carving wood and creating shamans : an ethnographic account of visual capacity among the Kuna of Panamá 

      Fortis, Paolo (University of St Andrews, 2008-06-25) - Thesis
      This thesis is an ethnographic account of the carving of wooden ritual statues and of the shamanic figure of the seer among the Kuna of the San Blas archipelago of Panamá. Through a study of the production of wooden ritual ...