Thursday, 29 January 2009

[ 活動 ] Cultural Congestions in Contemporary Asian Art

Jam: Cultural Congestions in Contemporary Asian Art

7 February - 5 April 2009

Mansion Space Galleries
Monday to Saturday 9am - 11pm
Sunday and Bank Holidays 11am - 10.30pm

Bracknell Gallery
Wednesday 7.00pm - 9.30pm
Thursday to Saturday 1.00pm - 9.30pm
Sunday 1pm-5pm

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This exhibition presents a think-tank that explores the concept of cultural congestion in visual art practices. As international migration grows in the UK, the movement of people, objects and identities have taken on a political and cultural character of their own, which leaves us with a cultural congestion - Jam. Does this congestion enable pausing and reflection of the richness and diversity across cultures or does it exhaust us?

:: 請大家務必點選下列藝術家的連結,驚喜會讓您出乎意料 ::
Exploring the concept of Jam, South Hill Park is delighted to present recent work by Madi Acharya-Baskerville,
Ming Turner,
Tsai-Wei Chen,
I-Ting Hou,
Su-Chen Hsu,
Emma Kwan,
Feng-Ru Lee,
Wang Ruobing,
Bindu Mehra & Himanshu Desai,
Hua Kuan Sai,
Meng-Hung (Sam) Su and
Pei-Shih Tu.

Many of the artworks are previously unseen in the UK. Also, please join us for the performance on 4 April, 3pm, by the Taiwanese artist Feng-Ru Lee that traces back imagery from the memories of her childhood.

The exhibition is curated by Madi Acharya-Baskerville, Yi-Fang Chen and Outi Remes, and supported by the National Culture & Arts Foundation, Taiwan, the National Arts Council Singapore and Panasonic.

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