Exploring Southeast Asian Art and Design: M+ ‘Reorients’ Attention Southward

Why We Recommend it

Bringing together key curators and researchers, this programme zeros in on the quandaries surrounding working in art and design of Southeast Asia.


Featuring one-on-one conversations, short presentations and panel discussions, this three-day event is designed as a platform to explore views across geographies. disciplines and initiatives.

Sparking discussion on critical issues and multiplicities related to their practice, institutions and contexts, the speakers will help inform Hong Kong audiences about work being done by individuals and institutions in the region.

The event covers a breadth of disciplines, including visual art, the moving image, architecture and design, initiatives  (from bottom-up to institutionally-driven practices), and cities (from Bangalore to Bangladesh, Yogyakarta to Ho Chi Minh City).


When: 30 Nov 2017 - 2 Dec 2017 Where: Asia Society – 9 Justice Drive, – Admirality