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Communication

  • Claudia SchnuggEmail author
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Part of the Palgrave Studies in Business, Arts and Humanities book series (PSBAH)

Abstract

Many things can be understood as communication, and people who reflect on artscience collaboration and communication refer to a kaleidoscope of experiences of changed communication: communication in the sense of outreach or communication of contents from one group to another group of people has been a major argument for artscience collaboration for a long time. Already in the 1980s an inclusion of art in the communication of science and scientific outreach processes has been proposed and supported by official funding bodies (Sleigh and Craske 2017). Exploring artworks for communication to a broader public has been adopted by science museums (Gates-Stuart 2014) and, lately, it has become a part of public engagement processes (Bureaud 2018). Others talk about inclusion of art to foster communication through experience or different senses. At the same time, artists, scientists, and managers report an increase in their communication skills through developing new conversational techniques to talk to a broader public and different stakeholder groups and learn to create a visual framework for presenting their idea and use nonverbal expressions.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.WelsAustria

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