Thanks some wonderful colleagues in Hong Kong, I will have traveling to Hong Kong and Guangzhou this December for a small lecture tour and to give a workshop on exhibition curation. In Hong Kong, I will be speaking at the Chinese University of Hong Kong. In Guangzhou, I will be speaking a the Guangzhou Academy […]
I am happy to report that after two years of editorial work, Art and Archaeology – the newest addition to Springer’s One World Archaeology series – has been published. You can see a preview of the book here: http://www.springer.com/social+sciences/anthropology+%26+archaeology/book/978-1-4614-8989-4 Thank you so much to all the contributors for your amazing support and wonderful writing, and a huge […]
2014 Springer-Kluwer. Edited with Andrew Cochrane. Read more here.
Tonight the Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago will open the exhibition The Way of the Shovel Art as Archaeology. Curated by Dieter Roelstraete, the exhibition is the extension and resolution of a critical journey begun in an essay for e-flux back in 2009. The exhibition marks the first broad critical treatment by a major institution […]
I am very honoured to be a part of the exhibition catalog for The Way of the Shovel: Art as Archaeology that will be opening at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago on 7 November 2013. My thanks to curator Dieter Roelstraete, his team and all the artists for the opportunity to contribute a reflective […]
2013 ‘The Art of the Past: Before and After Archaeology’ in D. Roelstraete (ed.) The Way of the Shovel: On the Archaeological Imaginary in Art. Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago. Published on the occasion of the exhibition The Way of the Shovel: Art as Archaeology. Buy the catalog here.
2013 ‘Cultural Heritage Management and Images of the past’, entry in Encyclopedia of Global Archaeology, Springer, New York.
I am happy to announce the opening of the premier of Vincent Valdez’s newest body of work, The Strangest Fruit (2013) which will be on display at the David Winton Bell Gallery until 8 December 2013. The Strangest Fruit places realistic depictions of people known by the artist within an historical subject—the lynching of Latinos in […]
I am happy to announce that I will be taking part as a presenter in the “Contemporary Art and the Inter-Asian Imaginary” workshop organized by Alice Jim and Henry Tsang as part of the Conference on Inter-Asian Connections IV: Istanbul co-organized and co-sponsored by the Social Science Research Council, Yale University, the National University of […]