not necessarily new media based but perhaps of interest to our
subscribers in hong kong...
Begin forwarded message:
> "Museum Practices in the 21st Century: A Cultural Exchange
> with MoMA"
> Due to the rapid growth of museums across Asia in the 1990s, the Museum
> of Modern Art in New York, the Hong Kong Arts Centre, the
> Asia Art Archive and the Asian Cultural Council will jointly present a
> conference entitled "Museum Practices in the 21st Century: A
> Cultural Exchange with MoMA" from November 14 to 18, 2002 in Hong Kong.
> This conference seeks to explore and examine the
> complexity of contemporary museum practices, particularly where they
> connect with curating, collecting, audience development and
> education. This will also provide a forum for the discussion of issues
> raised by the presentation and exploration of curatorial practices in
> United States and Asia.
> The conference will include a five-day workshop for museum professionals
> and two public lectures. Leading the workshop
> sessions will be 15 curators and educators from the Museum of Modern
> Art, New York, and the participants will include
> approximately 15 museum professionals from Asia and 15 from Hong
> ......FOR MORE DETAILS SEE THE ASIA ART ARCHIVE
> NEWSLETTER www.aaa.org.hk/newsletter.html
> Asia Art Archive
> 2/F, No.8, Wah Koon Building,
> 181-191 Hollywood Rd.,
> Hong Kong.
> Tel: (852)2815 1112
> Fax: (852)2815 0032
> Email: [log in to unmask]
> Website: http://www.aaa.org.hk
> Asia Art Archive is a registered charity in Hong Kong
> supported by the Hong Kong Arts Development Council.