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Image Schemata and Transmedia Improvisation


Abstract I am interested in performance that includes multiple artistic media. I am looking for a way to communicate with other artists that can clearly express the meaning of an artistic gesture that they can interpret for their medium. I wish to make transmedia performance art with a meaning that is clear to an audience. That meaning can be abstract. Sometimes we call art "abstract" to imply that it has no perceivable meaning. However, everything has meaning. Even if a piece of art does not have narrative meaning, we can still perceive a structure. That is thanks to our imagination. Imagination is our way of making sense of our experience. I believe that if I can identify some of the imaginative structures through which I perceive and un... (more)
Created Date 2014
Contributor Levy, Luis Alejandro (Author) / Hackbarth, Glenn (Advisor) / Hackbarth, Glenn (Committee member) / Ingalls, Todd (Committee member) / Ziegler, Christian (Committee member) / Arizona State University (Publisher)
Subject Music / Performing arts / Cognitive Linguistics / Image Schemata / Improvisation / Multimedia / Performance / Transmedia
Type Masters Thesis
Extent 45 pages
Language English
Copyright
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Note M.M. Music 2014
Collaborating Institutions Graduate College / ASU Library
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