Drawing around the body
the manual and visual practice of drawing and the embodiment of knowledge
Juliet MacDonald, Leeds Metropolitan University, April 2010
Introduction to the thesis
Part IOverview document as PDF file
Part I of the thesis, Overview of the research process, provides a summary of the background, context, terminology and methodology of the project. It also contains a narrative of the research process (section 5) and the conclusions (section 6).
Part IINarrative of the research process
Part II of the thesis is a digital archive of drawings showing the figurative outcomes of the research. The numbering of this section corresponds to Narrative of the research process (Part I: section 5). The intention is that these should be viewed and read together.
This is submitted in website form requiring web browser software with the Flash 8 plug-in. Alternatively, the same material is available at higher resolution in PDF files and Quicktime movies in the folder II_Drawings_as_PDFs.
Part IIIHand Eye Practice
Part III of the thesis is an opening diagram leading to 12 interconnected texts and a bibliography, Hand Eye Practice.
This is in website form. Alternatively, the same 12 texts are available in the folder III_texts_as_Word_files.