Introduction by Professor Ute Meta Bauer, NTU CCA Singapore Founding Director
Following the panel discussion Curating Across Asia organised by Ateneo Art Gallery as part of the Art Fair Philippines public programme, 3.00 – 4.30 pm
With support of Art Fair Philippines, this event marks the second launch of the publication in Southeast Asia in the presence of several of its contributors including Ute Meta Bauer, Patrick D. Flores, Tony Godfrey, and Eileen Legaspi-Ramirez. Published by Sternberg Press, SouthEastAsia: Spaces of the Curatorial focuses on the practice of curating in Southeast Asia, bringing together a diversity of voices that mirror the complexity of the region itself: its various curatorial spaces, infrastructures, and political systems.
A third book launch event is planned in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia hosted by Ilham Gallery on 5th March 2017.
SouthEastAsia: Spaces of the Curatorial is edited on behalf of the Association of Arts and Culture of the German Economy at the Federation of German Industries by Professor Ute Meta Bauer, NTU CCA Singapore Founding Director and art historian, Brigitte Oetker with the editorial consultancy of art critic Lee Weng Choy. The publication includes contributions by Ute Meta Bauer, Zoe Butt, Kevin Chua, Patrick D. Flores, Gridthiya Gaweewong, Tony Godfrey, Yin Ker, Eileen Legaspi-Ramirez, Seng Yu Jin, Simon Soon, Nora A. Taylor, and David Teh.
Image credit: Courtesy NTU CCA Singapore