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It Begins with a Story: A Symposium on Periodicals in Asia


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Organised by Asia Art Archive in collaboration with The University of Hong Kong, the symposium explores how periodicals have fostered conversations around art and emergent forms of visuality in twentieth-century Asia.

Periodicals have been more than just platforms or sites for artistic experimentation and exhibition; they have themselves shaped and staged them. In so doing, periodicals have played a defining role in forming diverse publics for art in Asia.

Keynote speakers are Charles Esche, Director of Van Abbemuseum, and Li Xianting, Beijing-based Independent Critic and Curator.

Panelists include Phoebe Scott, Curator, National Gallery Singapore; Mervin Espina, Program Director, Green Papaya Art Projects, Manila; Chiang Poshin, Associate Professor, Department of Art History, Tainan National University of the Arts; Insoo Cho, Professor, Art Theory Department, School of Visual Arts, Korea National University of Arts, and more.

Date: 11-13 Jan 2018
Venus: The University of Hong Kong
Full Agenda: www.aaa.org.hk/en/Symposium2018

Grantees’ Activities | 2017-11-22






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