DRAFT PROGRAM / 53RD INTERNATIONAL AICA CONGRESS, TURKEY 2021


53. AICA ONLINE CONFERENCE

INTELLECTUAL AFTERMATH

25-26 November 2021, Istanbul, Turkey

DRAFT PROGRAM 

 

25th of November 2021, Thursday

Opening Speech

10:30 - 10:45 Sinan Eren Erk (President of AICA Turkey) 

10:45 - 11:00 Beral Madra (Honorary President of AICA Turkey)

 

Keynote Speaker:

11:00 - 11:30 Rayya Badran –What’s left of us: Notes on the artistic and cultural landscape of Beirut”

1st Session 11:30 – 13.05

11:30 - 11:50 Helle Wuu Xuanzhuan - “An ‘Antidote’ to Wartime Passivity and Collective Trauma in the 1940s”

11:50 – 12:10 Wei-Shiuan Sun - “As Is ~ Aesthetics of Trauma”

12:10 - 12:30 Juan Carlos Flores Zúñiga - “Art Criticism in Times of a Perennial Crisis”

12.30 – 12:50 Raylin Tsai - “Disaster Reading: Will the Art Criticism on Hyper-Real Events Be Invalid?”

12:50 – 13.05 Discussion

Break

 

Keynote Speaker:

13:30 - 14:00 Eddie Chambers - TBA

2nd Session 14:00 – 15:15

14:00 - 14:20 Horea Avram - “Unstable Fictions. NFT Art, Digital Imaginaries and The Market”

14:20 - 14:40 Frida Sandström - “Art and Identity. Piper’s Negative Critique”

14:40 - 15:00  İsmail Yiğit - “Science Fiction Works of Art as Antidotes in Times of Ecological Crisis”

15:00 – 15:15 Discussion

 

26th of November 2021, Friday

Keynote Speaker: 

12:30-13:00 Hilary Robinson – “But does it work in Theory? Androcentric Blind Spots and Omissions”

3rd Session 13:00 – 14:55

13:00 - 13:20 Ming Turner - “The Dichotomy and Diversity of Contemporary Taiwanese Women’s Arts Since 2000”

13:40 - 14:00 Paul O’Kane - “Thought is Made in the Mouth” Embracing Critical Nonsense in a Time of Intellectual Aftermath”

14:00 - 14:20 Meryem Saadi - “Searching For Sustainability: What We Can Learn From SmallArt Organisations in Rural Sweden”

14:20 – 14:40 April Thompson - “Violence and Photography in Public Space”

14:40 - 14:55 Discussion

Break

 

4rd Session 15:15 – 16:30

15:15 - 15:35 Chauhsin Chen - “Lies, Post-Truth, And Propagation”

15:35 - 15:55 Ana Lúcia Beck & Luciane Ruschel Garcez - “Aftermath – Pandemic and Creative Process in Fernando Lindote’s Oeuvre

15:55 - 16:15 Ling Min - “Aftermath: Reconstruction of Hexahedral Mesh”

16:15 - 16:30 Discussion

 

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