This year's CIAF Symposium is a challenging investigation posing the very relevant questions: Where does the vision to innovate come from? What is the current state and future direction of the art market?
Keynote speakers include Destiny Deacon, international artist working in photography, film and performance art, and Michael Reid, Sydney-based arts agent, market analyst and author. Shirley Macnamara and other art stars will also participate.
Dates & Times: 9am 12:45pm Fri 17 Aug; 8:30-11:30am Sat 18 Aug
Location: Centre of Contemporary Arts, 96 Abbott St
Entry: $25/$15 concessions, per day.
Tickets on sale May. Visit www.ticketlink.com.au
In 2011, the keynote speakers were; Dr Peter Sutton on research into the cultural practices of the Wik people; artist Vernon Ah Kee on approaches to contemporary politics and stereotyping; and Dr Maura Reilly on curatorial activism in New York.
|Dr Peter Sutton||Vernon Ah Kee||Dr Maura Reilly|
To read the transcripts and Symposium programs, click on the links below: