GOLDSMITHS, UNIVERSITY OF LONDON
Lower Atrium, Professor Stuart Hall Building
Institute for Creative and Cultural Entrepreneurships (ICCE)
London, SE14 6NW
Free to come without booking
opening hours 9am - 9pm
May 21 – 25, 2018
Mon 21 May - Opening Reception with performances
by performance artist Don Don Hounwn, Ayi-yanga Taiwanese Ethnomusicology Ensemble
(艾秧樂集) and dancer Yu-Hsien Hsueh. Talks by Muni Pasasauv and curator Biung Ismahasan.
6 – 9pm.
Tue 22 May - Closed Session: Curator/Artist Conversation and Documentation
by Taiwanese Indigenous TV team and filmmaker Yukan Malai. By invitation. 11am – 3pm.
Tue 22 May - Echoes with My Spirit: Taiwanese Indigenous Musical Performance
Performance by Ayi-yanga and conversation with curator Biung Ismahasan. 6 – 9pm.
Wed 23 May - Kitchen Table Talk: Scholars, Artists and Curator
Indigeneity in contemporary art and cultural and diplomatic implications of Indigenous exhibitions.
6pm – 9pm moderated by curator Biung Ismahasan.
Invited scholars include Dr Carla Figueira (Goldsmiths), Dr Carlos Gigoux Gramegna (University of Essex), Mei-Chen Tseng (Kaohsiung Museum of Fine Arts, Taiwan), Pea-Chen Tseng (Taipei Indigenous Contemporary Art Gallery, Taiwan), Eval Malinjinnan (Interdisciplinary painter, Bunun Nation of Indigenous Taiwanese).
Thu 24 May - Performative Encounters
between Northern Sámi (Norway) & Indigenous Taiwanese Truku
Performance art exchange between Marita Isobel Solberg and Don Don Hounwn,
followed by discussion. 6 – 9pm.
Fri 25 May - Exhibition Closing with performances
by Indigenous musical troupe, Ayi-yanga, and dancer Yu-Hsien Hsueh, talks by Dr Carla Figueira, curator Biung Ismahasan. 6 – 8pm.
Curated by Biung Ismahasan
(PhD Candidate in Curating, Centre for Curatorial Studies, University of Essex)
Dr Biung Ismahasan (b.1984) is a curator, artist and researcher from the Bunun, Atayal and Kanakanavu Nations, three of Taiwan’s sixteen Indigenous Nations.