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Identities vs. Globalisation?
Contemporary Art in Southeast Asia


Identities versus Globalisation? Photo Tour

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Identities versus Globalisation?
Positions of Contemporary Art in Southeast Asia

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Museum of Ethnology Berlin-Dahlem

the exhibition in Berlin

Painting, photography, video-art and installations by 57 artists from 10 Southeast Asian countries (see list), presented in Chiang Mai and Bangkok (Thailand), as well as at the Museum of Ethnology Berlin-Dahlem (Germany).

The exhibition is organized by the Thailand and Southeast Asia Regional Office of the Heinrich Böll Foundation in Chiang Mai, curated by Jörg Löschmann. The project is under the patronage of Kerstin Müller, Minister of State at the Federal Foreign Office, part of the Heinrich Böll Foundation commitment to "Shaping Globalization".

The artworks shown in the exhibition correspond to the following thematical categories:
Cultural Frictions, Values Local-Global, Perception, Memories & Historical Perspectives, Political Implications, Social Dimensions, Global Competition, Utopian Visions.


Museum of Ethnology Berlin-Dahlem

22 Oct. 2004 -
30. Jan. 2005

Arnimallee 27
14195 Berlin - Dahlem
Entrance: Lansstr. 8

Conference in Berlin,
20 - 22 January 2004
>> Program
>> Background

Previous venues:

Chiang Mai Art Museum
Chiang Mai, Thailand
7 - 29 Feb. 2004

National Gallery
Bangkok, Thailand
8 - 28 May 2004

>> Dates and Facts
Summary of information

>> List of artists

>> Press release
January 2004

>> official website