Conference Themes and Special Focus

The Fourteenth International Conference on the Arts in Society features research addressing the following annual themes.

  • Theme 1: Arts Education
  • Theme 2: Arts Theory and History
  • Theme 3: New Media, Technology and the Arts
  • Theme 4: The Arts in Social, Political, and Community Life
  • 2019 Special Focus—Art as Communication: The Impact of Art as a Catalyst for Social Change

Conference Co-Chairs

Helena Grácio

Helena Grácio

President, Crafts2Design Cultural Association; Invited Assistant Professor, Education School of Lisbon, Lisbon Polytechnic, Lisbon, Portugal

Cátia Rijo

Cátia Rijo

Founder, DesignLab4U; Assistant Professor, Education School of Lisbon, Lisbon Polytechnic, Lisbon, Portugal

Conference Partner

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