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Tommie Soro
Bio

Tommie Soro, born 1980, is an Irish artist whose work seeks to engage with the public though Interventions. Working with performance, video, drawing, animation and text, his work has been shown in Ireland, the U.S. and the Netherlands. Having received his BFA at the Dublin Institute of Technology, and his MFA at the Dutch Art Institute in Arnhem, he is currently enrolled in the PhD program at the Graduate School of Creative Arts and Media at the Dublin Institute of Technology. He received the Image Now Award for Best Use of New Media in 2012, and the Fiosraigh Dean of Graduate Students Award in 2015.

Email: tommiesoro@gmail.com

Project

Title: Reputational Discourse in the Online Artworld

Supervisors: Dr. Tim Stott, Dr. Brendan O’ Rourke

Overview: Adopting a transdisciplinary approach, the project brings together Bourdieusian Field Analysis, Critical Discourse Analysis and Corpus Linguistics in order to examine the discursive construction of reputational value by Online Contemporary Art Magazines. Combining the above approaches allows the study to seek explanations in the relationships between structures, positions, and practices. The study furthermore addresses the role of emerging technologies in the development of norms in art discourse.

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