We are pleased to welcome Remy Jarry to CIMAM

28 May 2021

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Remy Jarry, Lecturer, Researcher, Ph.D., Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand.

"I would like to update my knowledge of the stakes and challenges that museums are facing. I’m also interested in coordinating a network of CIMAM members to increase the international visibility of the outstanding art museums and events in Southeast Asia.”

Rémy Jarry is a Lecturer at Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok and an Adjunct Professor at the Catholic University of Paris. He’s also a volunteer at the National Museum, Bangkok (NMV).

He received his PhD in Art History & Theory from the China Academy of Art under the supervision of Gao Shiming.

His main research interests are related to Asian contemporary art, museum studies and heritage management.

Fluent in French, English and Chinese, he also writes for art magazines and regularly teaches in China, Taiwan and Vietnam.

Among his latest publications and research, we can find the following:

  • The Resilient Evolution of Bangkok’s Art Ecosystem’, Art Basel Stories, February 25, 2021 https://www.artbasel.com/stories/bangkok-art-ecosystem
  • Bangkok Art Biennale Escapes Lockdown’, Ocula Magazine, February 3, 2021 https://ocula.com/magazine/features/bangkok-art-biennale-escapes-lockdown/
  • ‘Museum Diplomacy in the Digital Age’, book review published in Museum Management and Curatorship, Vol. 36 Issue 1, Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, February 2021, 158 pages, pp. 104-107 https://doi.org/10.1080/09647775.2020.1863115
  • Museums in East Asia: Museological Actuality in the Far-East (L’Extrême-Orient en musées : Actualité muséale en Asie orientale)’, keynote at AFAO (Association Française des Amis de l’Orient), February 16, 2021, Paris
  • Southeast Asian Art Market: Emergence and Integration of ASEAN Countries’, international conference entitled Beyond Borders – The Key for Art Market Power, ARTIS - Institute of Art History, University of Lisbon, Portugal, November 2 and 3, 2020
  • 'Dunhuang’s Rise in Contemporary China: the Story of a Rebirth’, 25th General Conference of ICOM entitled 'Museums as Cultural Hubs: The Future of Tradition’, INTERCOM (International Committee on Management), Kyoto, Sept. 3-4, 2019.
  • East + West: Yan Pei-Ming’s Art Odyssey’, Alliance Française Bangkok in collaboration with Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, January 24, 2019.
  • Art Has No Motherland: Huang Yong Ping and the Cultural Identity’, British Association of Chinese Studies (BACS), Lau China Institute, King’s College London, September 12-14, 2018.
  • Emotions in Daoism: Art as a Mirror’, Greater China Workshop in Chinese Studies, Sinological Development Charitable Foundation (SDCF), co-organised by the Chinese University of Hong Kong, July 20-August 16, 2018 (recipient of the Second Prize for Individual Research).
  • Funerary Culture & the Work of Chen Zhen, Gu Wenda & Huang Yong Ping’, The Seventh International Conference on the Arts in Society, The American University of Paris and Sorbonne University, Paris, France, June 14-16, 2017 (recipient of the Emerging Scholar Award).
  • Subodh Gupta’, review of the artist’s solo show at Arario Gallery, Shanghai, ArtAsiaPacific, Hong Kong, Oct. 2014 http://artasiapacific.com/Magazine/WebExclusives/SubodhGupta

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