Ways to find info about 'other' art
ArtguideAn incredibly complete, exhaustive ‘metadatabase’ - a list of databases of resources across all of the arts. Hosted in German, but content is often listed in language of origin, with many sites in English, French, Spanish and others listed. Multi-discipli
ArtwebsearchA fantastic art search engine that cuts out the dross.
Avant-garde projectSound repository of high quality files of hard to find works from the historical musical avant-garde.
Les archives du spectacleArchive of information about shows happening across the Francophone world, yesterday and now, with links to company sites.
Raw visionOne of the only periodicals that seriously explores the outsider art phenomenon, historically and today.
Resources on non-danse from the Centre PompidouOne of the only on-line journeys that charts new dance of the 80s through to the non-danse phenomenon which emerged in the 1990s through to experiments in dance today, including bibliographies and key companies.
UbuwebA leading repository of the historical and current avant-garde across artforms, including Ubuweb radio.
… and of course, many others. These are just a starting point.
Practice as research, performance as research, recherche-création, artistic research, sciences de l'art
For recent attempts by academics to define the field in book format, you can purchase the following books or borrow them from your library:
In English, try these
In French, four books
and a series of writing
Some other online publications and databases with academic links that give primacy to making art and experimentation