The Cultural Studies and Contemporary Arts (CSCA) Laboratory
is unique in its mission to engage in innovative and cutting-edge research in areas crossing and combining various fields of study such as, arts history and theory, museum and curatorial studies; and media and cultural studies.
The main aims of the Laboratory is to
(a) set the necessary foundations to encourage innovative and interdisciplinary research in contemporary arts;
(b) investigate new approaches to researching the arts (practice-led research, visual sociology etc) and establish new research methodologies that bridge theory and practice; and
(c) build a network of scholars, practitioners, and various cultural institutions in Cyprus and abroad engaged with the study and promotion of the arts.