Research on Art Brut

Pride of place goes to Art Brut in the latest issue of the Cahiers de l'Ecole du Louvre

The fourth issue of the Cahiers de l'Ecole du Louvre - recherches en histoire et muséologie (research projects in history and museology) - has just been published online.
Readers will find four articles on Art Brut written by CrAB (Art Brut research think tank) members, as based on research carried out in part thanks to the Collection de l'Art Brut archives in Lausanne.

Assembling documentation on Art Brut: Dubuffet's canvassing immediately after World War II, from an ethnological viewpoint
By Baptiste Brun, PhD in art, lecturer, Ecole du Louvre (Contemporary Art)

Working on objects through an exchange of viewpoints: crazy language from different perspectives
By Vincent Capt, PhD in French language and literature, Lausanne/Paris 8, Assistant Professor in Linguistics, University of Lausanne

From an experimental gaze to exclusion: Dubuffet's impact on the L'Aracine Association fundraising
By Déborah Couette, PhD student, Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne, Teaching Assistant, Ecole du Louvre and Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne

The Shattered Cabin: parceling out property assets related to l’Art Brut
By Roberta Trapani, Art History PhD student, Université Paris-Ouest Nanterre La Défense and Université de Palerme