International Joint Project
granted by the Japanese Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT)
through its Program for Enforcing the Function of National Universities
Tokyo University of the Arts, Graduate School of Fine Arts, Global Art Practice: Open lecture
Triangulations – An Introduction to the Practice and Thought of the Raqs Media Collective｜Shuddhabrata Sengupta
Date: 18:00pm―20:00pm, 30 May 2017
Venue: Lecture Room No.1, 1st Fl. of the Central Building, Ueno Campus,Tokyo University of the Arts
All students welcome.
The lecture will be in English
with consecutive interpretation into Japanese.
Organized by: Global Art Practice, Graduate School of Fine Arts, Tokyo University of the Arts
Sengupta is an artist, curator and writer with the Raqs Media Collective, based in New Delhi, India. Raqs Media Collective enjoys playing a plurality of roles, often appearing as artists, occasionally as curators, and sometimes as philosophical agent provocateurs. Raqs have shown at Documenta 11, the Venice, Istanbul, Sao Paulo, Sydney, Taipei and Shanghai Biennales. They (Raqs) have curated the recent Shanghai Biennale – ‘Why Not Ask Again’. Sengupta was the Keith Haring Fellow in Art & Activism at Bard College, New York (2015-2016).