MA SOCIAL PRACTICE AND THE CREATIVE ENVIRONMENT
MA SPACE Online Taught Masters Programme in Social Art Practice / Socially Engaged Art.
Some artists create moments of contemplation, reflection, a moment to question, a moment for critique, to challenge, to offer perspective, to imagine an alternative.
Their creativity can invoke discovery, unveiling, revealing, contesting. Moments can be joyful, celebratory.
Some artists make art that responds, confronts, refuses, that reframes and refocuses...
If this sounds like you, then this programme is for you.
This Masters programme is for you if you prefer to, or need to study from a distance. The programme will support and prepare you to realise a social art project - where you are based.
MA Social Practice and the Creative Environment at LSAD is now Irelands first online master’s programme in Socially Engaged Art practice.
Building on over ten years of excellence, MA SPACE has been shortlisted twice for the prestigious HEA Graduate Ireland Postgraduate Programme of the Year Awards in 2019 and 2020.
Social Practice is located in the overlap of art, society and politics. It has been described as art activism, critical art, socially engaged art, social practice art, activism, political art, participatory, or dialogical art.
The programme is delivered over one year with contributions from the best international practitioners in the field. The online delivery is further supported with a number of West of Ireland based gatherings, where we will get to know each other and will build a new learning community in the field of social art practice.
Our postgraduates engage in a mixture of theoretical and practical learning modes, with an emphasis on building a sustainable practice that supports you into your future career.