It was lovely to be introduced to some of the amazing practices that have continued through, in spite or and alongside a very challenging time worldwide at APARN2021 meetup last Friday. For those who were not able to join, I am looking forward to learning about them in the future.
As Danny mentioned, please feel do share work, progress and opportunities through this Google Group. To send a message (such as this), email ap-...@googlegroups.com. This mailer is to share a CFP.
University of Melbourne & online, 16 Feb 2022
Deadline: 3 Jan 2022
Conference: The World in 24 Hours
PhD/ECR conference hosted by The University of Melbourne’s School of Culture & Communication.
APARN will be participating in The World in 24 Hours, happening on Zoom and in-person at University of Melbourne (if restrictions permit) on 16 February 2022, 5-7am AEDT. We are currently calling for 15-minute presentations on ideas around the art historical and curatorial in contemporary practice to join the panel. Presentations could take the form of a traditional textual presentation or other forms.
Panel Title: Perspectives from the Asia-Pacific (Chaired by Dr. Danny Butt)
Time: 5-7am AEDT/11.30pm-1.30am New Delhi/7-9am NZDT
Abstract: The Asia Pacific Artistic Research Network (APARN) was established in 2019 by the Centre of Visual Art, University of Melbourne and the Indonesian Institute of the Arts Yogyakarta. Beginning from but quickly extending beyond these two institutions, APARN platforms and supports graduate researchers engaged in research connected to creative practice from the Asia Pacific region. Through collective discovery and recognition of each other’s practices, APARN attempts to animate artistic research in the region, and to stimulate new connections and future collaborations and meetings.
Following on the 3rd annual meetup in November 2021, the following session brings together practice-based researchers interested in notions of art history and curatorship in and about the region. It seeks to challenge classical, text-based, art historical practices and methodologies through proposals of art history and the curatorial in practice.
Apply: Send your presentation title and 200-word (max) abstract to 2021...@gmail.com. Your abstract should clearly state what form your presentation will take.
Conference site: www.24h-world.art