Art and Action is a pioneering international art history conference and series of exhibitions, which critically examine the development of art practices in Southeast Asia from the 1970s to the present. The conference focuses on the role of artists and artworks as social conduits, with the aim of generating discourses specific to the contexts and conditions of the region. Art and Action takes place from the 3 to 5 December, 2018 in Singapore. More details can be found here: https://www.asianarthistories.com/artandaction/
Asian Art Advisory Founder Sally J. Clarke is a member of the conference Convening Committee, and will be moderating a panel with leading contemporary artists: Imelda Cajipe Endaya (Phillippines), Arahmaiani (Indonesia) and Dr. S Chandrasekaran (Singapore) on the 5 December. For more details on the panel email firstname.lastname@example.org
The conference is generously hosted by the MA Asian Art Histories Programme, McNally School of Fine Arts, LASALLE College of the Arts.
Image credit: Imelda Cajipe-Endaya
Ang Asawa ay DH (The Wife is a DH)
Original installation 1995; this version 2013, BACC Bangkok
Installation with suitcase, broom and other domestic items
Photograph: Iola Lenzi