Artists’ Forum and Symposium: Contemporary Art from Taiwan
6 Sep 2014
9:00AM - 5:00PM
|Where||Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art
Cornell University, 114 Central Ave
Itaca, NY 14853
Cosponsored by the East Asia Program with additional support provided by the Judith Stoikov ’63 Asian Art Lecture Endowment at the Johnson Museum
In conjunction with the exhibition Jie (Boundaries), this event will bring artists from the exhibition together with an international roster of speakers to discuss Taiwan’s contemporary art in the context of local and transnational identity, popular culture, politics, the digisphere, and the environment.
Welcome and introduction
Vincent J. F. Huang
Simultaneous translation will be provided.
11:45 a.m.–1:15 p.m.
“Dangdai—Periodization and Temporality in Taiwanese Contemporary Art”
PhD Candidate, Art History Program, The Graduate Center, The City University of New York
“Of Islands and Prisons: Not Taiwan, Not China at the 2013 Venice Biennale”
Dr. Wenny Teo
Manuela and Iwan Wirth Lecturer in Modern and Contemporary Asian Art, The Courtauld Institute of Art
“The Visual Representation of Taiwan: The Imagination of Cultural Geography of Modern Taiwanese Fine Art after WWII”
Dr. Hsin-tien Liao
Dean of the College of Humanities and Professor of the Graduate School of Art Management and Culture Policy, National Taiwan University of Arts
“Globalization and questions of identity and place in contemporary art from Taiwan”
Dr. Sophie McIntyre
Research School of Humanities & the Arts, College of Arts and Social Sciences, Australian National University
“From Local to Global: Changing Facets of Taiwanese Contemporary Art”
Dr. An-yi Pan, exhibition curator and Associate Professor in the Department of the History of Art and Visual Studies, Cornell University
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