Mapping Interpretation Practices in Contemporary Art


Scoping research document outlining existing interpretation practice at contemporary art venues in Scotland and describing the barriers to accessing this art as perceived by those working in the sector.

Published for Interpretations, an action research project investigating the role of interpretation in breaking down barriers to access to contemporary visual art in four art galleries in Scotland. The project ran between October 2007 and May 2008.


Author(s): Dr Heather Lynch
Type: PDF
Publication Date: May 2006


  1. Questionnaire pro forma
  2. Contributing Venues
  3. Focus Group Participants