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Facebook as a Tool for Artistic Collaboration

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Part of the Springer Series on Cultural Computing book series (SSCC)

Abstract

Since its foundation in 2004, Facebook has become a major force in social networking, claiming to give people“…the power to share and make the world more open and connected.” How can these tools be used by artists to connect and share with collaborators? Can Facebook be used to aid creativity, as a collaborative artistic tool or environment? Based on a practical performance-based research project ‘Feedback’, this chapter focuses on the use of Facebook as a tool for creative collaboration and explores a number of possible models of artistic collaboration using the online social network.

Keywords

Social Networking Site Music Activity Online Research Creative Task Dance Activity 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute of Creative TechnologiesDe Montfort UniversityLeicesterUK

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