Organizational Aesthetics is a journal about how the five senses and artistry inform business, non-profit, and government organizations. If you are interested in the theory and practice of aesthetics, and the use of arts-based methods for organizational learning and development, you will enjoy this publication.
Organizational Aesthetics is an online, open-source journal because we wish to be as inclusive as possible. Our hope is to create a place that is as widely accessible as possible for all who are interested in the ideas, stories, and conversations that we seek to enable with the journal. We hope to create a community where we share our thinking and experiences about the aesthetic side of organizational life as a contribution to advancing the theory and practice of organizational aesthetics.”
I am proud to be a member of the editorial board of this important resource, and as a practitioner of arts-based learning in the workplace, I value the contributions made by academics to this burgeoning field.
Most Popular Papers *
Aesthetics, Emotions, and Logics
Steven S. Taylor
Is this Choreography?: Choreographing conditions for innovative practice in everyday work
Nina Bozic Yams and Dejan Srhoj
Cultural content in the digital arena: toward the hybridization of legal and business models
mariateresa maggiolino, Maria Lillà Montagnani, and Massimiliano Nuccio
Zen and the Art of Organizational Maintenance
Ronald E. Purser
Designing Consent: Can Design Thinking Manufacture Democratic Capitalism?
Otto von Busch and Karl Palmås
The Pursuit of Excellence: Can Academics Join the Dots
Damian William Ruth, Suze Wilson Dr, and Ozan Alakavuklar
What is Organizational Aesthetics?
Steven S. Taylor
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