Resources – text selection


Beshty, Walead. “Toward an Aesthetics of Ethics.” Introduction to ETHICS. Documents of Contemporary Art, edited by Walead Beshty, 12-23. London: Whitechapel Gallery and Cambridge, Massachusetts: MIT Press, 2015.

Griffiths, Morwenna. “Research and the Self.” In The Routledge Companion to Research in the Arts, edited by Michael Biggs and Henrik Karlsson, 167-185. London: Routledge, 2011.

Latour, Bruno. Reassembling the Social. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2005.


Malterud, Nina, Torben Lai, Aslaug Nyrnes, and Frode Thorsen. 2016. Research and Development in the Arts: 1995-2015: Twenty Years of Artistic Research, the Working Group of the Norwegian Artistic Research Programme. Accessible under Reports:

Mueller, Martin Lee. Being Salmon, Being Human : encountering the wild in us and us in the wild.

White River Junction, Vermont: Chelsea Green Publishing, 2017.

Mullin, Amy. “Evaluating Art: Morally Significant Imagining versus Moral Soundness.” The Journal

of Aesthetics and Art Criticism, vol. 60, no. 2 (2002): 137-149.

Vanclay, Frank, Baines, James T. and Taylor, C. Nicholas. “Principles for ethical research involving humans: ethical professional practice in impact assessment, Part I”. Impact Assessment and Project Appraisal, vol. 31, no. 4 (2013): 243-253. doi: 10.1080/14615517.2013.850307.

Wilson, Mick and van Ruiten, Schelte eds. 2013. The SHARE Handbook for Artistic Research Education. Accessible at handbook

– selection of regulations and guidelines

ALLEA - All European Academies. The European Code of Conduct for Research Integrity. Revised edition. Berlin: ALLEA - All European Academies, 2017. 2027/horizon/guidance/european-code-of-conduct-for-research-integrity_horizon_en.pdf

Diku: Norwegian Agency for International Cooperation and Quality Enhancement in Higher Education – link to the Artistic Research Programme:

European Commission. Ethics for researchers. Luxembourg: Publications Office of the European Union, 2013.

The ‘Florence Principles’ on the Doctorate in the Arts (2016-2017)

Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 (General Data Protection Regulation).

The Norwegian National Research Ethics Committees (2019). General guidelines, July 8, 2019.

University of Bergen. Ethical guidelines for relations between supervisors and students or candidates at the University of Bergen, 2012. Kvalitetssikring-akkreditering-grader-med-videre/Ethical-guidelines-for-relations-between- supervisors-and-students-or-candidates-at-the-University-of-Bergen. Accessed24.02.2021