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Occupational Realism: Reflecting on the Relationship Between my Workaday Job and Artistic Labour

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This work explores the concept of 'occupational realism' - when an artist consciously adopts their workday jobs as art. Connie discusses how learning about this term made her realise that she had been unconsciously inhabiting her ‘workaday’ job as part of her art practice.

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How to Cite: Gallagher, C . (2015) “Occupational Realism: Reflecting on the Relationship Between my Workaday Job and Artistic Labour”, Dandelion: Postgraduate Arts Journal and Research Network. 6(1). doi: 10.16995/ddl.329