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Visualising potential space : articulating the connections between self and nature through textile and drawing practice

Blake,Sally Jane


This practice-led thesis explores the relationship between the inner world of the researcher and the outer world of nature, and developed from concern about human-led ecological crises such as climate change and flora and fauna extinctions. A methodology based on Donald Winnicott's theory of potential space is used to explore this relationship. Potential space is a state of mind that allows for inner and outer reality to be negotiated with an attitude of openness and playfulness. These...[Show more]

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Date published: 2015
Type: Thesis (PhD)
DOI: 10.25911/5d5152364416c
Access Rights: Open Access


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