Alumni Events Around the World

Exhibition / France

Tadashi Kawamata. Under the water -Metz

February 11, 2016 - August 15, 2016

This installation by Tadashi Kawamata is a recollection of the catastrophes and tsunami that severely hit Japan in March 2011.

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Grantee: Tadashi Kawamata

Exhibition / Qatar

What About the Art? Contemporary Art from China

March 14, 2016 - July 16, 2016

Internationally acclaimed New York-based Chinese artist and ACC Fellow, Cai Guo-Qiang, curated an exhibition featuring 15 contemporary Chinese artists working across disciplines and multiple media. What About the Art? presents each artist in individual galleries, a curatorial approach exemplifying each artist's unique language and methodology and highlighting the distinctive creative pursuit of each individual participant. 

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Grantees: Guo-Qiang Cai, Jennifer Ma, Jianwei Wang, Wei Liu, Xiangqian Hu

Image courtesy of Cai Studio.
Exhibition / Hong Kong

Afterwork

March 19, 2016 - June 6, 2016

Afterwork is a project aimed at engaging the domestic worker community through collaboratively organized public programs and commissioned artist research. The exhibtion looks at Hong Kong's largest minority group, the migrant domestic worker community, and tells their stories of migration, labor, and displacement.

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Grantee: Sin Kwok Beatrix Pang

Exhibition / Australia

Last Society Document

March 18, 2016 - June 5, 2016

Innovative artist Yao Jui-Chung, also a curator, art critic and art historian, experiments with a broad variety of mediums, including installation, performance, photography, video and painting, creating works that are both aethetically beautiful and conceptually challenging.

Often appropriating imagery from the canon of Chinese art history, Yao's works question and contest Taiwan's complex politcal and historical past.

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Grantee: Jui-Chung Yao

Yao Jui-Chung & Lost Society Document, Beigang First Public Retail Market, Dunlin County, digital image, dimensions variable. Courtesy the artist and Lost Society Document, Taipei. Photograph: Yao, Jui-Chung
Exhibition / United States

Beyond the Frame: New Media Arts from Taiwan

March 11, 2016 - May 29, 2016

Beyond the Frame: New Media Arts from Taiwan is an innovative exhibition featuring new media artists who continually evolve their creative practice with rapid advances in media technology. The exhibition includes works from six Taiwanese artists, including ACC Fellows Lin Jiun-Ting and Wu Chi-Tsung. These artists navigate the line between artistic tradition and modern technology conceptually as well as in form and medium. 

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Grantees: Chi-Tsung Wu, Jiun-Ting Lin

Exhibition / China

Water Quintessence: ZHANG JIAN-JUN

March 19, 2016 - May 28, 2016

Water Quintessence, a solo exhibition by Zhang Jian-Jun, centers on the subject of water - both its physical forms and its connotations as the epitome of classical Chinese philosophy. The show features the artist's latest oil and ink painting, and it will also comprehensively showcase an array of mixed media works, sculpture pieces, and archival documentations dating from the 1980s to the present.

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Grantee: Jianjun Zhang

Zhang Jian-Jun b. 1955, Detail of First Drop of Water #35, 2016. Chinese ink, oil, acrylic, rice paper on canvas.
Exhibition / Denmark

A New Dynasty - Created in China

November 21, 2015 - May 22, 2016

A New Dynasty – Created in China is a visual, thought-provoking, and inspiring encounter with China as a present-day superpower. The works of art will give visitors unique keys to the understanding of a world which is both familiar and strange at the same time; the complex and multi-faceted phenomenon of China.

 

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Grantee: Dong Song

Exhibition / Japan

Solo Exhibition “Koki Tanaka - Possibilities for being together. Their praxis.”

February 20, 2016 - May 15, 2016

This exhibition focuses on Tanaka's activity after 2010, when he started to be interested in the activities of collaboration, with his new work at the center along with his recent works.
The new work produced for this exhibition is based on the six-day lodging and a series of workshops conducted during that time, in which general participants, facilitators and camera crews stayed together under one roof.

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Grantee: Koki Tanaka

Exhibition / United States

Living Together: Nurturing Nature in a Built Environment

March 21, 2016 - May 13, 2016

Living Together: Nurturing Nature in a Built Environment is an exhibition that addresses our complex, mediated, and often fraught relationship with the natural world. ACC Fellow Anne Percoco presents Next Epoch Seed Bank, a collaborative project with Ellie Irons about studying and preserving invasive plants focusing on weedy species most likely to survive and thrive in landscape dominated by genetically modified organisms.

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Grantee: Anne Percoco

Exhibition / Germany

Textile Erinnerungen - Remembering Textiles

February 26, 2016 - May 8, 2016

An exhibition of textile art featuring Kaoru Hirano from Japan and Gali Cnaani from Israel. 

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Grantee: Kaoru Hirano

Exhibition / United States

Made in China: New Ceramic Works by Keiko Fukazawa

January 24, 2016 - May 8, 2016

The first solo museum exhibition for Los Angeles-based artist Keiko Fukazawa features recent work from her three residencies in Jingdezhen, China—known as the porcelain capital of the world. By merging cast ceramic forms with iconic images of Chairman Mao Zedong, luxury brand logos, and historic glazing techniques, the past and present collide in Fukazawa’s works creating ironic and playful observations on consumerism in China and worldwide.

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Exhibition / France

Bentu, Chinese Artists at a Time of Turbulence and Transformation

January 27, 2016 - May 2, 2016

The exhibition brings together twelve artists of different generations who live and work in mainland China. The artists establish links and contrasts between a wide variety of techniques and media, drawn from both local tradition and culture and cutting-edge technologies, to reveal the complexities of a society in a permanent state of change.

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Exhibition / Hong Kong

One Belongs Where One Is Content

March 12, 2016 - April 29, 2016

Curated by ACC Fellow Law Man, One Belongs Where One Is Content, explores two artists notions of contentment and belonging.

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Grantee: Man Lok Davie Law

Exhibition / Hong Kong

One Belongs Where One Is Content

March 12, 2016 - April 29, 2016

Curated by ACC Fellow Law Man, One Belongs Where One Is Content, explores two artists notions of contentment and belonging.

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Grantee: Man Lok Davie Law

Exhibition / Taiwan

The Way Things Go

January 23, 2016 - April 17, 2016

 The exhibition shows the location where art and the “way of things” meet. It does not work just in the sound, electric and air fields, but it also expresses its multi-layered intention through art installations.

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Grantee: Yuko Mohri

Exhibition / England

Like A Prime Number by Enrico Isamu Oyama

February 26, 2016 - April 11, 2016

The Daiwa Anglo-Japanese Foundation presents Like A Prime Number, the solo exhibition by Japanese-Italian visual artist Enrico Isamu Oyama.

Oyama is best known for the signature style Quick Turn Structure (QTS): minimal, free-flowing motifs of repetitive lines, developed from the visual language of graffiti culture and contextualized in the realm of contemporary art.

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Grantee: Enrico Isamu Oyama

Exhibition / England

The Colony

January 27, 2016 - April 3, 2016

 The Colony is loosely based on nineteenth century depictions of a cluster of islands off the west coast of Peru, rich in guano, a powerful fertilizer. Lê’s narratives touch on aspects of the islands’ history such as the nineteenth century imperial wars between Spain and its former colonies Peru and Chile, and the US Guano Act of 1856.

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Takashi Murakami’s Superflat Collection -From Shohaku and Rosanjin to Anselm Kiefer-

January 30, 2016 - April 3, 2016

This exhibition of Murakami’s unique collection, with its overwhelming quantity and diversity, will provide an insight into the sources of the artist’s aesthetic ideas, the nature of art and desire, and the mechanisms that create value in contemporary society, while also encouraging viewers to question art's conventional context.

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Performance / United States

Flash

February 22, 2016 - April 2, 2016

Taking place in traditional and alternative performance venues, studios, and classrooms, the work is conceived as a public “conversation” between the artists’ respective aesthetics (butoh and hip-hop), cultural backgrounds (Japanese-American and African-American), and personalities.

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Grantee: Michael Sakamoto

Exhibition / United States

KEIKO FUKAZAWA/CULTURE CLASH : A mid-career retrospective

February 29, 2016 - March 31, 2016

Culture Clash spans a period of approximately 30 years and seeks to represent a broad view of this fascinating artist who moves from culture to culture, assimilating ideas and techniques while simultaneously poking fun at the present-day sacred cows she encounters.

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Exhibition / Singapore

PRUDENTIAL EYE AWARDS EXHIBITION 2016

January 16, 2016 - March 27, 2016

This landmark exhibition is part of the highly successful Global Prudential Eye Programme and a key highlight of Singapore Art Week. In its third edition, the exhibition showcases 15 of Asia’s emerging contemporary artists.

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Grantee: Sutthirat Supaparinya

Performance / United States

Platform 2016: A Body in Places

February 17, 2016 - March 23, 2016

Curated by Judy Hussie-Taylor & Lydia Bell in collaboration with Eiko, A Body in Places (February 17-March 23) is Danspace Project’s tenth Platform, a month-long multi-disciplinary program that will illuminate and expand Eiko’s solo project of the same title.

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Grantee: Eiko Ishioka