Forum 1: Structural Integrity

Presented as part of Structural Integrity, a keynote project in the 2010 Next Wave Festival, this forum will bring together all 11 participating Artist Run Initiatives to explore the present state of artist-run networks in Australia and Asia.

Art Exhibition previously on at 2010 Next Wave Festival in Melbourne precinct, Victoria, Australia.
From Sunday 16 May 2010 to Sunday 16 May 2010
Launch Sunday 16 May 2010, from 11:00AM, 1.5 hours

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Published by 2010 Next Wave Festival on Tuesday 20 April 2010.
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What are the benefits and challenges of cross-cultural exchange for emerging artists across the region? How have the artists responded to the Structural Integrity theme, and what do their works reveal about ARI cultures in Asia and Australia today?

Supporters: Ian Potter Foundation, Australia Council for the Arts, Asialink, 1000 £ Bend

Chaired by exhibition curators Jeff Khan, Next Wave’s Artistic Director, and Ulanda Blair, Next Wave’s Artistic Program Manager.

Featuring artists and curators from Art Center Ongoing (Tokyo); Boxcopy Contemporary Art Space (Brisbane); FELTspace (Adelaide); House of Natural Fiber (Jogyakarta); Locksmith Project Space (Sydney); Post-Museum (Singapore); Six_a Artist Run Initiative (Hobart); TUTOK (Manila); Vitamin Creative Space (Guangzhou); West Space (Melbourne); and Y3K (Melbourne).

At 2010 Next Wave Festival Club,
1000 £ Bend, 361 Little Lonsdale Street, Melbourne
Duration: One and a half hours
Price: Free