28 - 30 july 2021

Nanyang academy of fine arts

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Programme

Our first-ever hybrid Forum includes livestreamed presentations, performances, and dialogue to inspire a practice-led teaching and learning of Southeast Asian arts; facilitating an exchange of knowledge from the community to the classroom and vice versa.

14:00 - 14:10 Opening Address
14:10 – 14:30 Opening Performance

Compacting knowledge for limited transfer between bodies and minds - the role of collaborative music making in Southeast Asia thematic scoring

A creative journey with GamelanSilva Alicia Joyce with Gamelan Orchestra Students

14:35 – 15:00 Live Presentation

Reconnecting with history, rural communities and other sources - community empowerment in art making process

Weaving the OceanAri Bayuaji

15:05 – 15:30 Live Presentation

New collaborative learning strategies – teacher and student collaborations within confines (cyber space and physical realm)

Made in Cirebon: Alternative Arts and Culture Education Model for Public School in Cooperation with Local Artists in IndonesiaArcolabs

16:00 – onwards Video on Demand

Themes and highlights – connecting and producing through the creative (thought) space and physical spaces

“Re-THINGING Sculpture” Sculpture Society Singapore

Blurring boundaries: towards creation in the Digital Age

Ang X.N

Place and Memory: Artwork as Personal Monument

Chen Y.Y

Making of Something

Nyan Soe

Materiality in the Digital Age

Ong S.H

How Does the Use of Food as A Medium in Art Challenge the Binaries of Consumption?

Sankarasubramanian S.

How does an object contain memory, and why is this important to us?

Wong G.M

Synthesising Asian movement forms with Western text in the creation of charactersGrace Leong

Challenges on dancer's creativity and artistic expression during a touch-free pandemicDr.Filomar Cortezano Tariao

Visualisation Of Anxieties Through The Artworks Of Encountering Mass Man SeriesChoy Chun Wei

14:00 – 14:30 Live Presentation

Spatial use reconfigured – new spaces for art exchange = new sensibilities

Adapting and Reinventing Asian classics for the Modern stageChong Tze Chien (The Finger Players)

14:35 – 15:00 Live Presentation

Material culture and the impact of touch – object making in the contemporary state of pandemic; acts of visceral communication

Object making in the digital world and contemporary state of pandemicSculpture Society Singapore

15:10 – 16:30 Dialogue session

How important are physical interactions and relationships in cultural expressions, artistic outcomes and the concept of Southeast Asian identities?

16:30 – onwards Video on Demand

Themes and highlights – developing the existing space (limitations) and communication strategies

When The Land Tortoise Meets Sea TurtleCheng Yen Pheng

Analysing the collective condition of domestic workers in Southeast Asia through material culture and photography as a medium of accumulative storytellingAntonius Cong

Themes and highlights – makers and their connection to the world (to the region and communities; and to the global stage and pluralistic environment/societies)

ComplexCity : A Collaborative street art ProjectAnagard & Ali Minanto

To Be Here With You Even For A Little WhileFitri Ya'akob

14:00 – 14:30 Live Presentation

Practices as individuals: alienation vs Globalisation – The Artist-maker and the Gallerist-curator

Suma Orientalis

14:35 – 15:05 Live Presentation

Reconnecting with history, rural communities and other sources - specific to performing in the pandemic and change in urban vs rural/outpost connectivity

Case Study of Phra Phrom Erawan in BangkokDr Paphutsorn Koong Wongratanapitak

15:10 – 16:30 Dialogue session

Describe the influential features of relationships between urban societies and rural communities within the Southeast Asian context of making art and its relevance in contemporary, global civilization.

16:30 – onwards Video on Demand

Forum archives

14:00 - 14:10

Opening Address


14:10 – 14:30

A creative journey with GamelanSilva Alicia Joyce with Gamelan Orchestra Students


14:35 – 15:00

Weaving the OceanAri Bayuaji


15:05 – 15:30

Made in Cirebon: Alternative Arts and Culture Education Model for Public School in Cooperation with Local Artists in IndonesiaArcolabs


16:00 – onwards

Video on Demand

“Re-THINGING Sculpture” Sculpture Society Singapore

 

Synthesising Asian movement forms with Western text in the creation of charactersGrace Leong

 

Challenges on dancer's creativity and artistic expression during a touch-free pandemicDr.Filomar Cortezano Tariao

 

Visualisation Of Anxieties Through The Artworks Of Encountering Mass Man SeriesChoy Chun Wei

 



14:00 – 14:30

Adapting and Reinventing Asian classics for the Modern stageChong Tze Chien (The Finger Players)


14:35 – 15:00

Object making in the digital world and contemporary state of pandemicSculpture Society Singapore


15:10 – 16:30

Dialogue session


16:30 – onwards

Video on Demand

When The Land Tortoise Meets Sea TurtleCheng Yen Pheng

 

Analysing the collective condition of domestic workers in Southeast Asia through material culture and photography as a medium of accumulative storytellingAntonius Cong

 

ComplexCity : A Collaborative street art ProjectAnagard & Ali Minanto

 

To Be Here With You Even For A Little WhileFitri Ya'akob

 

Why, Sayang?Ng Jasmine and Putri Erina Firtiyana

 



14:00 – 14:30

Practices as individuals: alienation vs Globalisation – The Artist-maker and the Gallerist-curator

Suma Orientalis


14:35 – 15:05

Case Study of Phra Phrom Erawan in BangkokDr Paphutsorn Koong Wongratanapitak


15:10 – 16:30

Dialogue session


16:30 – onwards

Video on Demand : Forum archives