Invited by Asia Society Hong Kong Center, I gave a talk in the film screening of Marina Abramović‘s The Artist is Present.
From 24 July to 8 August 2017, I took up residency at the Asiatopia Foundation in Nan province, Thailand.
In the ICAS10, I presented a paper titled ‘From Improvisation to Transformation: Collective Connectivity in Hong Kong’s Umbrella Movement.’
In the Performance Studies International (PSi#23) annual conference, I convened the panel Performance to the City: Hong Kong at the Overflow and presented a paper ‘In the Name of Resistance: Over-performance and/or Slactivism?’
– public lecture by Clara Cheung and wen yau
31 March 2017, 7pm
Connecting Space Hong Kong
In the panel, I discussed about my reflections upon what art can do to foster a stronger civil society in Hong Kong.
Invited by Zürcher Hochschule Der Künste (ZhdK) and Taipei National University of the Arts (TNUA), I presented a paper ‘More than a Fetish; More than Cemeteries: Documenting and Archiving Activism’ in the conference in Taipei.
I presented a paper ‘Parody as Tactical Protest in Hong Kong’s Activism: An Auto-Ethnographic Account of Performative Critical Engagement’ at the Association for Asian Performance (AAP) Annual Conference 2016, Chicago, USA, 10-11 August 2016.