• Sculpture: Studies
    Vol 2 No 1 (2020)

    Cadernos de Arte Pública (CAP) is an open source, regular scientific publication dedicated to Public Art - a cross disciplinary field, that supports research on the collective production of public space. ‘Narration’ and ‘Memory’ are the themes of the two first issues of CAP, the aim of these issues is to reflect upon the practices and proposals that summon the space and the public sphere into an art work. Either through the concepts and notions associated to them, either through the practices supported by the engagement of the public and its communities.

  • Public Art Research, aims and networks
    Vol 2 No 2 (2020)

    Present in art schools and university curricula, where it engages increasing advanced studies, when talking about Public Art now, we think the time has come to gather, to analyze and to reflect upon what has been done, in order to generate new synthesis, about what this novel, and yet very old domain, has achieved.

    Engaging Public Art a progressive ideario (Armajani, 1995), has anything carrying social relevance really changed in our cities? Did public art succeed in catalyzing meaning to our common ground of interaction? How do social sciences assess the outcomes of globalized public space aesthetical gaze and use? And talking about meaning, is public art fostering social inclusion of multi-ethnic minorities and avant-garde thinking or action? As all utopian project, is public art inspiring the creation of new and more rewarding goals to our culture?

  • Narrative in Public Art
    Vol 1 No 2 (2019)

    CAP é uma publicação científica regular de acesso aberto dedicada à Arte Pública — uma área de cruzamento disciplinar, que consubstancia a sua investigação na construção coletiva do espaço público. Narratividade e Memória são os temas dos dois primeiros números dos Cadernos, o intuito destes números é o de refletir sobre práticas e propostas que convoquem o espaço e a esfera pública para as suas realizações. Seja através dos conceitos e noções a elas associadas, seja através das práticas que se suportam no envolvimento de públicos ou comunidades nos seus resultados.

  • Memory in Public Art
    Vol 1 No 1 (2019)

    Cadernos de Arte Pública (CAP) is an open source, regular scientific publication dedicated to Public Art - a cross disciplinary field, that supports research on the collective production of public space. ‘Narration’ and ‘Memory’ are the themes of the two first issues of CAP, the aim of these issues is to reflect upon the practices and proposals that summon the space and the public sphere into an art work. Either through the concepts and notions associated to them, either through the practices supported by the engagement of the public and its communities.