Special Talk: Morgan QuaintanceA New Wave?

Special Talk: Morgan Quaintance
A New Wave?

In the UK a strikingly similar selection of discourses, debates and controversies are circulating through the mainstream art world. What was innovative and iconoclastic in the late 1980s and early ’90s, has today…

Master Thesis Presentation And Final Research Review 2018

Master Thesis Presentation and Final Research Review 2018

  Graduate School of Global Arts (GA), Tokyo University of the Arts Master Thesis Presentation and Final Research Review 2018   Graduate School of Global Arts will organize master thesis presentation 2018 as below. On this occasion, 6 supervisors will give a final review on the submitted thesis in each respective field. We would like to welcome all to witness the achievement of the 2 years of study. What is Graduate School of Global Arts (GA)? Graduate School of Global Arts (GA) launched in April 2016 as the latest addition to the Tokyo University of the Arts which is celebrating…

Symposium: Seeking New Curatorial Practice: Ecology Of Information And Network

Symposium: Seeking New Curatorial Practice: Ecology of Information and Network

International Specialist Invitation Program (ISIP) Symposium Seeking New Curatorial Practice : Ecology of Information and Network   When conceptualizing curatorial practice in the 21st century, the most vital element of all is the fourth ecology. That is the ecology of the information and technology, in addition to the three ecologies as propounded by Felix Guattari: Social, Mental and the Environmental ecologies. To explore these concepts, we have invited a digital-native curator and an artist from China, where the contemporary art scene is developing rapidly, to undertake discussion with a young Japanese curator. What would the cloud-generation curator’s sensibility detect in…