For the next few weeks, I will be working with Oscar Ho and a team of faculty and students from the Chinese University of Hong Kong on a special exhibition at the Jockey Club Creative Arts Centre in Shek Kip Mei, Hong Kong. The Umbrella Festival is a celebration of the stories, sentiments, and artistic […]
I will be visiting Detroit to participate in and speak at a workshop on Critical Engagements with Post-Industrial Transformations hosted by Wayne State and organized by Krysta Ryzewski and Laura McAtackney. Information on the participants and plans can be found at: http://detroitarchaeology.wordpress.com/archaeologies-of-the-present-workshop-august-2014/
Hatice Kubra Kula from Today’s Zaman has written a great feature on ‘An Innocent City’ that was just published today. Read it here: http://www.todayszaman.com/arts-culture_exhibit-inspired-by-museum-of-innocence-knits-people-together_354066.html
Emrah Güler from Hurriyet Daily News in Istanbul has written a feature on the recently opened exhibition ‘An Innocent City’. Read the entire feature here: http://www.hurriyetdailynews.com/istanbul-exhibition-reveals-modest-musings-on-an-innocent-city-.aspx?pageID=238&nID=69380&NewsCatID=385
Jordan Mainser 2013 Art + Twitter = Chinese Democracy, DRA. Read it here.
Thursday, May 17, 2012 Today I will be speaking at the the Fudan University’s School of Journalism in Shanghai hosted by Prof. Lu Xinyu, the Director of the Broadcast and Television Department. Topic: Timely Transgressions: Contemporary Art and Contemporary Heritage In my research and practice, I seek to reframe understandings of cultural heritage as a contemporary creative process. […]
Wednesday, May 16, 2012 Today I will be speaking at the the East China University of Political Science and Law and meeting with Prof. Fan Yuji, Dean of the Humanity School, Prof. Qian Wei, course leader of B.A in Cultural Industry, Prof. Chao Liming, course leader of B.A in Journalism. Topic: Timely Transgressions: Contemporary Art and Contemporary […]
Tuesday, May 15, 2012 Today I will be speaking at the University of Shanghai for Science and Technology as a guest of artist Jin Shan who teaches there.