Conference Program 2015

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Eve of the conference: Friday 6 November
13:00 – 16:00 Registration desk at 1st floor lobby street level at ANA InterContinental

Day 1: Saturday 7 November
The National Art Center, Tokyo
Is the museum still a place for debate?

08:30 – 09:00 Coach from 1st floor lobby street level at ANA InterContinental to The National Art Center, Tokyo
09:00 – 09:30 Registration and welcome coffee
09:30 – 09:50 Welcome speeches
09:50 – 10:50 Keynote speech 01 and Q&A. Patricia Falguières, Professor, School for Advanced Studies in Social Sciences (EHESS), Chair of the Center National des Arts Plastiques (CNAP), Paris, France
10:50 – 11:10 Coffee break
11:10 – 11:30 Perspective 01. Mika Kuraya, Chief Curator of the Department of Fine Art, The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo, Japan
11:30 – 11:50 Perspective 02. Jack Persekian, Director and Head Curator, The Palestinian Museum, Palestine
11:50 – 13:00 Lunch
13:10 – 13:30 Perspective 03. Brook Andrew, Artist, and Lecturer, MADA (Monash Art, Design and Architecture), Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
13:30 – 13:50 Perspective 04. Georg Schöllhammer, Editor Curator and Writer, Head of tranzit.at and Founding Editor of springerin, Vienna, Austria and Hedwig Saxenhuber, Curator, Writer and General Editor, springerin, Vienna, Austria
13:50 – 14:20 Coffee break
14:20 – 16:00 Panel discussion with perspective speakers
16:10 – 17:30 Visit of exhibitions The National Art Center, Tokyo
17:30 – 17:50 Walking itinerary
17:50 – 19:00 Visit of exhibitions Mori Art Museum (53F Roppongi Hills)
19:00 – 21:00 Welcome reception at Roppongi Hills Club (51F Roppongi Hills)
21:00 – 21:30 Coach returns to ANA InterContinental Tokyo

Day 2: Sunday 8 November
Roppongi Academyhills
How has modernism been perceived globally?

08:30 – 09:00 Coach from 1st floor lobby street level at ANA InterContinental to Roppongi Academyhills (49F Roppongi Hills)
09:00 – 09:30 Welcome coffee
09:30 – 09:40 Welcome speech
09:40 – 10:40 Keynote speech 02 and Q&A. Shigemi Inaga, Professor, International Research Center for Japanese Studies (Nichibunken), Kyoto, Graduate University for Advanced Studies (Sokendai), Hayama, Japan
10:40 – 11:00 Coffee break
11:00 – 11:20 Perspective 01. Hammad Nasar, Head of Research and Programs, Asia Art Archive, Hong Kong, China
11:20 – 11:40 Perspective 02. Slavs and Tatars, Artists, Eurasia
11:40 – 12:50 Lunch
13:00 – 13:20 Perspective 03. Eugene Tan, Director, Singapore National Gallery, Singapore
13:20 – 13:40 Perspective 04. Mariana Botey, Associate Professor Modern/Contemporary Latin American Art History, Visual Arts Department, University of California San Diego (UCSD), San Diego, USA/Mexico
13:40 – 14:00 Coffee break
14:00 – 16:00 Panel discussion with perspective speakers
16:00 – 16:40 Coach to The Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo
16:40 – 18:00 Visit of exhibitions The Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo
18:00 – 18:40 Coach to ANA InterContinental Tokyo
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18:00 – 18:40 Coach to Hara Museum of Contemporary Art, Shinagawa. Traditional Music Performance produced by Hiroshi Sugimoto (Limited capacity. Booking available on the Registration desk, 6 and 7 November).
19:30 – 20:00 Coach returns to ANA InterContinental Tokyo

Please see the Practical Information section of the booklet for recommended restaurants in the local area.

Day 3: Monday 9 November
Roppongi Academyhills
Is there a global audience?

09:00 – 09:30 Coach from 1st floor lobby street level at ANA InterContinental to Roppongi Academyhills (49F Roppongi Hills)
09:30 – 10:00 Welcome coffee
10:00 – 11:00 CIMAM General Assembly
11:00 – 11:10 Coffee break
11:10 – 11:30 Perspective 01.  Bose Krishnamachari, President and Co-Founder, Kochi Biennale Foundation, Cochin, Kerala, India
11:30 – 11:50 Perspective 02. Wong Hoy Cheong, Artist, George Town, Malaysia
11:50 – 12:10 Perspective 03. Peggy Levitt, Professor and Chair of Sociology, Wellesley College and Harvard University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
12:10 – 12:30 Perspective 04. Anton Vidokle, Artist and Founder, e-flux, New York, USA/Berlin, Germany
12:30 – 14:00 Lunch and screening of A Museum of Immortality, a film by Anton Vidokle and Oleksy Radynski; Camera: Ayman Nahle, Edited by Adam Khalil. HD video, 25 minutes.
14:00 – 16:00 Panel discussion with perspective speakers
16:00 – 16:45 Coach to The National Museum of Modern Art Tokyo
16:45 – 18:30 Visit of exhibitions The National Museum of Modern Art Tokyo
18:30 – 19:00 Coach to Meiji Kinenkan
19:00 – 21:00 Closing reception at Meiji Kinenkan
21:00 – 21:30 Coach returns to ANA InterContinental Tokyo

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