Meeting & Seminars

Curator & Artists talk #1: “Behind the Scenes of LGBTQ”

Date : 23 November 2019
Location: Main gallery, 8th floor
By Bangkok Art and Culture Centre
14.00 - 17.15 hrs.

The Bangkok Art and Culture Centre (BACC) and Sunpride Foundation together are hosting SPECTROSYNTHESIS II­– Exposure of Tolerance: LGBTQ in Southeast Asia exhibition which will be the largest-ever survey of regional contemporary art that explores lesbian, gay, bisexual, transsexual and queer creative history in Southeast Asia and beyond. SPECTROSYNTHESIS II is the second stop of Sunpride Foundation’s touring exhibition following the success of its acclaimed SPECTROSYNTHESIS – Asian LGBTQ Issues and Art Now that was presented at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Taipei, Taiwan in 2017.
Behind the Scenes of LGBTQ” is a conversation that arises from experience, perspective and works related to LGBTQ by artists from many countries such as Vietnam, Philippines, Singapore, Myanmar, Taiwan, Indonesia, Brunei, Hong Kong and Cambodia. The talk will act as an extension that amplifies social context, cultural differences, variety of tastes and gender identities which reflects the complex relationships that are occurring at this time.

Artists on Session I: 14.00 - 15.30 hrs.
- Dinh Q. Lê (Vietnam)
- Jef Carnay (Philippines)
- Jimmy Ong (Singapore)
- Rita Khin (Myanmar)
- Tseng Chien-Ying (Taiwan)
- Yoppy Pieter (Indonesia)

Artists on Session II: 15.45 - 17.15 hrs.
- Adam Hague (Brunei)
- Adam Nankervis (Australia) (David Medalla’s assistant)
- Christina Quisumbing Ramilo (Philippines)
- Christopher Cheung (Hong Kong)
- Cindy Aquino (Philippines)
- Lyno Vuth (Cambodia)

- Chatvichai Promadhattavedi, Curator
- Adulaya Hoontrakul, Assistant Curator

This program is a part of SPECTROSYNTHESIS II - Exposure of Tolerance: LGBTQ in Southeast Asia exhibition educational activities.

**Lecture is conducted in English and is free of charge.
** Registration starts at 13.30 hrs. at Main Gallery, 8th Floor.
** No reservation required.

For more information, please contact
Education Department
Tel 02-2146630 ext 519
Email: [email protected]



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