DATES / TIMES :
Sunday October 16, 2011
Registrations open 10 am
Symposium 10.30 am – 6 pm (lunch provided)
Dechaineux Lecture Theatre, Tasmanian School of Art, Hobart
Iteration:Again concludes with a symposium. The symposium is an opportunity (with the barest of hindsight) to reflect upon and analyse what transpired over the course of the thirteen commissions. Featuring many of the artists and curators involved in the series, the symposium will also offer compelling considerations of temporary public art by Marco Marcon and Paul O’Neill and an overview of the day from Mick Wilson. Held in conjunction with the School of Art, University of Tasmania, Hobart, this symposium aims to foster lively and considered discussion on temporary public art, the curatorial premise, and crucially how artists chose to respond or not respond to the challenges of both. The symposium will not/cannot be definitive, but a beginning point in thinking through what happened and provisional thoughts as to why. The discussion we hope will be broad ranging, lively and accessible to the diversity of audiences who experienced Iteration:Again. It is envisaged that the symposium will lay some of the groundwork for further discussions to take place in the future as other implications and consequences of the project become apparent.
SYMPOSIUM PARTICIPANTS (in order of appearance): Professor Noel Frankham (Professor of Art & Head of School, Tasmanian School of Art, UTAS, Hobart, TAS); Michael Edwards (Director, CAST); David Cross (artist; curator; writer; Iteration:Again Curatorial Director; Associate Professor in Fine Arts and leader, Litmus Research Initiative, Massey University, Wellington, NZ); Maria Kunda (curator; writer; Associate Lecturer, Art & Design Theory, Tasmanian School of Art, UTAS, Hobart, TAS); Marco Marcon (producer; writer; Director, IASKA, WA); Brigita Ozolins (artist; curator; writer; Lecturer, Fine Arts, Tasmanian School of Art, UTAS, Hobart, TAS); Maddie Leach (artist; Senior Lecturer, Postgraduate Programme Leader, Massey University, Wellington, NZ); Fernando do Campo (artist; curator; writer; Director Sawtooth ARI; Lecturer in Painting and Art Theory, Academy of the Arts, UTAS, Launceston TAS); Raquel Ormella (artist, Sydney, NSW; Lecturer, Australian National University, Canberra, ACT); Toby Huddlestone (artist; Curator, Crate Studio and Project Space, Margate, ENG); Lucy Bleach (artist; curator; Associate Lecturer, Fine Arts, Tasmanian School of Art, UTAS, Hobart, TAS); Anthony Johnson (artist, Hobart, TAS); Marley Dawson (artist, Sydney, NSW); Chris Hanrahan (artist; Director, db Project, Sydney, NSW); Nicole Durling (Senior Curator, MONA, Hobart, TAS; and Melbourne, VIC); Paul O’Neill (artist; curator; writer; London/ Bristol, ENG); Zara Stanhope (curator; editor; writer, PhD candidate Australian National University, ACT); Bethany J Fellows (artist, Melbourne, VIC); Sarah Jones (artist; curator; Iteration:Again Coordinator, Hobart, TAS); Ruben Santiago (artist, Madrid, ESP); Paula Silva (curator, Hobart, TAS); Fiona Lee (artist; curator, Hobart, TAS); John Di Stefano (artist; curator; writer; Postgraduate Coordinator, National Art School, Sydney, NSW); Voice Theatre Lab (Director, Robert Lewis; Performer, Laura Bishop; Performer, Chris Jackson; Performer, Shannon Foon – Launceston, TAS); Damian Quilliam (writer; art theorist; Curator of Contemporary Art, Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery, Launceston, TAS); John Vella (artist; curator; Head of Sculpture, Tasmanian School of Art, UTAS, Hobart, TAS); Jane Stewart (writer; Curator, Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, Hobart, TAS); James Newitt (artist; Associate Lecturer, Fine Arts – Visual Communication, Tasmanian School of Art, UTAS, Hobart, TAS); Supercritical (online art collective http://supercriticalart.wordpress.com); Heather Galbraith (curator; writer; Associate Professor and Head of School of Fine Arts, Massey University, Wellington, NZ); Seán Kelly (curator; writer; arts administrator, Moonah Arts Centre, Moonah, TAS); Mick Wilson (artist; writer; Dean of GradCAM; Head of Fine Art, DIT, Dublin, IRE).
The symposium will be free for all members of CAST, lunch included.
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DATES / TIMES :
Thursday September 22, 2011
6pm – Sawtooth ARI, 160 Cimitiere St, Launceston
CAST presents an evening of Iteration:Again discussions at Sawtooth. Participants include: Iteration:Again Curatorial Director, David Cross ; Our Day Will Come curator, Fiona Lee; Two Houses artist, Voice Theatre Lab’s Rob Lewis; and I Live With Birds curator Fernando do Campo.
A free event.