Posts Tagged ‘international’

Highfield Publishes Essay on ‘Food and Foodways’

Jonathan Highfield (Professor, Literary Arts + Studies) has recently published an essay entitled, Food and Foodways in African Narratives, which was published in the edited volume Décentrement et travail de la culture (Decentralization and the Work of Culture). The volume was edited by Sylvie Camet and published by Academia L’Hamattan. The essay came out of the colloquium, […]

Muzaffar Gives Lecture ‘Boundary Games’

Ijlal Muzaffar (Assistant Professor, History of Art + Visual Culture) recently gave a lecture entitled, Boundary Games: Settling the Refugee, Claiming the Nation, at Beaconhouse National University in Lahore. This lecture examined two refugee housing projects in Karachi proposed by international architects in the 1950s, which sought to create a new image for its client, the military government […]

CfP: Asia Art Archive ‘Artists, Writers, and Periodicals in Asia Symposium’

It Begins with a Story: Artists, Writers, and Periodicals in Asia Symposium Call for Papers Thursday, January 11–13, 2018 The University of Hong Kong Pok Fu Lam Hong Kong Application Deadline: Monday, April 10, 2017 www.aaa.org.hk Organisers: Asia Art Archive in collaboration with The University of Hong Kong This symposium asks how periodicals in Asia […]

Exhibition: Attai Chen ‘A BARBARIAN, A TITLE, & A MIRACLE’

  Attai Chen (Critic, Jewelry + Metalsmithing) has a new group exhibition entitled, A BARBARIAN, A TITLE, & A MIRACLE, which opens on the 9th March at the Verein für Original-Radierung (Ludwigstr. 7) in Munich. The exhibition, ‘A BARBARIAN, A TITLE, & A MIRACLE’ is designed like a collage, created from the collision of diverging and intersecting […]

Peltz Awarded Funding for Bureau of Irrational Affairs

Daniel Peltz (Professor, Film Animation + Video) was awarded a highly competitive seed-funding grant from the Swedish National Arts Grants Committee for the development of a new Bureau of Irrational Affairs within the regional government of Finspång, Sweden. Peltz has been working in Finspång since a 2007 Fulbright artistic research grant brought him to the […]

Hermann Wins Fulbright Award

Elizabeth Hermann (Professor, Landscape Architecture) has won a Fulbright award to support her research and teaching at the Swami Vipulananda Institute of Aethetic Studies (SVIAS), Eastern University, Sri Lanka. During Hermann’s time at the SVIAS she will examine the Institute’s role in ensuring creative industries within the Tamil parts of Sri Lanka are preserved, supported and encouraged […]

Anthony Film Receives Greek Gifts

Alexandra Anthony (Senior Critic, Film Animation + Video) whose film Lost in the Bewilderness recently completed a second one week theatrical run at the Alkyonis Art Cinema and has opened at a second theater, namely, the New Studio Art Cinema in central Athens. The film was also broadcast on the Greek national television channel ERT, and […]