Participation Is Risky describes the negotiations that designers and artists engage in when setting up participatory projects with familiar and strange, public and private, professional and amateur, and other participants. These negotiations are defined as risky trade-offs. | more
Liesbeth Huybrechts is researcher and lecturer at the Media, Arts and Design Faculty (MAD-Fac Genk, LUCA/KULeuven, BE), Cultural Studies KULeuven and Design Academy of Eindhoven, NL. She leads the research Unit Interactions and is associated with the group Social Spaces, both exploring the social and participatory meanings, uses and applications of art, design and new media.
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