This unit is offered in alternate years only and subject to enrolment quota.
This unit introduces students to the development of contemporary art within the Asia Pacific region over recent decades. It focuses on a range of critical debates including art and politics, art and religion, art of the diaspora, globalisation and national identity. These topics are explored in conjunction with exhibitions that have played a major role in promoting and fostering Asian art, including the Asia-Pacific Triennial of Contemporary Art (Brisbane) and others held in South-East Asia, Japan, China and the Indian sub-continent. Student learning is developed through a series of presentations, reading group sessions and curatorial exercises.
|Unit name||Contemporary Art of the Asia-Pacific Region|
|Faculty/School||College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Creative Arts
Dr Brigita Ozolins, guest lecturers
|Available as student elective?||Yes|
This unit is currently unavailable.
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Unit census dates currently displaying for 2018 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2018 will be available from the 1st October 2017.
|Band||Field of Education|
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FST102 or 25 points introductory level Asian Studies units
1-hr lecture, 1.5-hr tutorial weekly (13 wks)
Reading group presentation (10%),
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
Information about any textbook requirements will be available from mid November.
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