Divisões espaciais do trabalho: O caso da mediação cultural em museus e instituições de arte europeus





Mediação artística e cultural, Museus, Trabalho reprodutivo, Feminismo marxista, Estudos espaciais críticos


A marginalidade e a periferia são temas redundantes no corpo de conhecimento produzido por mediadores culturais críticos que trabalham em museus de arte por toda a Europa. Partindo de uma abordagem espacial feminista que nos permite examinar a política de localização no museu como sendo ativamente implicada e como efeito do processo de genderização do trabalho educativo como trabalho reprodutivo, o artigo que se segue tenta analisar a inter-relação entre a “feminização” histórica da mediação, a sua subordinação na hierarquia do museu e a sua periferização física. Esta análise permite desnaturalizar hábitos profissionais implícitos. Ao considerar as genealogias repolitizadas da mediação cultural que re-situam este campo profissional na história dos movimentos sociais, este artigo também considera estratégias desobedientes e imaginativas que tomam o processo de desnaturalização acima mencionado como ponto de partida para ir além da análise e inventar outras formas de instituir.

Palavras-chave: Mediação artística e cultural, museus, trabalho reprodutivo, feminismo marxista, estudos espaciais críticos


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Biografia Autor

Joana Monbaron, Centro de Estudos Sociais da Universidade de Coimbra

Academic background in art history and Russian studies. She has worked as a subtitute teacher in high schools and as an educator and organiser in various contemporary art institutions in Russia and Europe. Looking critically at the structures of cultural institutions and the way they shape the production of legitimate knowledge, she has co-organised situated educational projects in (and from) the art world that aimed at reconsidering cultural and political categories. She is currently a PhD candidate of the programme "Human Rights in Contemporary Societies" at the Centre for Social Studies of the University of Coimbra. Her research focuses on existing efforts to relocate European modern and contemporary art museums within their colonial and anti-communist genealogies, and to reframe their role through the practical consideration of their direct social use.


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Monbaron, J. (2024). Divisões espaciais do trabalho: O caso da mediação cultural em museus e instituições de arte europeus. Da Investigação às Práticas: Estudos De Natureza Educacional, 14(2), e-369. https://doi.org/10.25757/invep.v14i2.369