Having developed a practice based around working with people in a participatory manner, in 2015 Anthony Schrag completed a practice-based PhD exploring the relationship between artists, institutions and the public within participatory public artworks. He discusses his reasons for undertaking a PhD, and gives advice to artists considering this option. Based on an interview by artist Steve Pool.
Anthony Schrag is an artist based in Scotland who works in a participatory manner across the UK and internationally. Central to his practice is a broader discussion about the place of art in a social context.