Emerging Critics Workshop & Curatorium

2 Day Workshop: 27 – 28 May 2011 (Fri-Sat)
Research Phase: June – November 2011
Follow-up Workshop: End of November 2011
Project Presentation: Edge of Elsewhere (January 2012)

People change their names under different circumstances and in different places. Often there are historical reasons as well as sociocultural implications that underpin such motivation. What can we learn about representation and identity from this process? What are the complications when a person acquires a new name?

4A Centre for Contemporary Asian Art is seeking emerging artists, curators, critics and other cultural practitioners (sociologists, writers, urban planners, architects, historians) to collaborate with FX Harsono’s project In Memory of a Name to develop new work for Edge of Elsewhere 2012.

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