In the fourth periodical issue of Electra Street, “Art:Research:Art,” we investigate the relationship the ways in which arts practice constitutes a form of research.  Linsey Bostwick, Director of Artistic Planning at The Arts Center at NYUAD, served as the issue’s guest editor.

  • Mariët Westerman, “Foreword”
  • Linsey Bostwick, “Introduction”
  • Bill Bragin, Bryan Waterman, and Linsey Bostwick, “The Performing Arts in (and of) the University”
  • Robert Rowe, with Hatim Benhsain, Iván Budnik Pereira, and Alia El Kattan, “Sonification”
  • May Al-Dabbagh, “Making Space”
  • Davíð Brynjar Franzson, “Dead-End(s)”
  • Kristy Edmunds, “Twenty-One Pieces”
  • Sam Livingston, “Research Takes the Stage”
  • Sarah Bay-Cheng, “Critical Arts as Research”
  • Goffredo Puccetti, “Design E.R.”
  • Clare Lesser, “Performing Ritual in the Works of Karlheinz Stockhausen”
  • HaRaKa, “Staging Research”
  • Deborah Lindsay Williams, “Afterword”
  • Joanna Settle, “Making as Research”

Hard copies (gratis) are available by request from the Office of the Dean of Arts & Humanities, NYU Abu Dhabi, Building A6, First Floor. Email your request to

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