Conferences & Events

Martial Arts Studies Conference, Cardiff University, 10-12 June 2015

How to See the World Panel discussion & book launch, with Nicholas Mirzeoff, Jon Bird, Sonia Boyce, Nadja Milner-Larsen, ICA, London 4 June 2015

(In)Direct Speech: ‘Chineseness’ in Contemporary Art Symposium, University of Lisbon, 16-19 March 2015

Thinking with Berger Conference, Cardiff Metropolitan University, 4-5 September 2014

Mega Events & Culture: Arts & Artists Engagement in Events-based Regeneration, Resistance & Research Regional Studies Association, Research Seminar, Timber Lodge, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, London, 17 June 2014

Image – Movement – Story Conference, University of Roehampton, 14 June 2014

SPSL / A to Y Public Lecture, MAI (Montreal Arts Interculturels / University of Concordia, Montreal QC, 12 April 2014

Contemporary Art and the Inter-Asian Imaginary 4 day workshop as part of the conference Inter-Asian Connections IV at Koç University, Istanbul. Workshop directors: Henry Tsang and Alice Ming-Wai Jim. Conference co-organized and co-sponsored by the Hong Kong Institute of Humanities and the Social Sciences, University of Hong Kong, National University of Singapore (NUS), the Social Science Research Council (SSRC), Yale University, Göttingen University and Koç University, 2-5 October 2013

Everything Flows: On Balance Panel Discussion chaired by Quentin Cooper, with Morten Kringelbach, Nicky Clayton, Elsa Bradley and Dryden Goodwin. Featuring a dance performance by Subathra Subramaniam, De La Warr Pavilion roof terrace, 21 July 2012

Everything Flows: Artist Talk in conversation with Stephen Mumford and Heather Corcoran, De La Warr Pavilion, 15 July 2012

Incursions and Subversions: Art’s Response to London’s Olympic Dreams Panel Discussion, with Julian Walker, Alistair Siddons and John Wynne, Free Word Centre, London, 12 July 2012

Contesting ‘British Chinese’ Culture  Conference, Speaker & Session Chair, University of Reading, UK, 24-25 September 2011

Making the Cut Artist Talk, part of Film and Video Umbrella’s Free to Air programme, Stratford Picturehouse, London, 26 October 2010

2010 Visual Culture Studies Conference, Session Chair, University of Westminster, London, 27-29 May 2010

Beyond the Academy: Exhibition as Research Conference, Speaker, Tate Britain, London, 14 May 2010

Tables of Thought European Artist Research Network Seminar, Academy of Fine Arts, Helsinki, 27-29 April 2010

Something Old, Something New Conversation with Vicki Bennett, Tyneside Cinema, Newcastle, Great North Run Cultural Programme, 16 September 2009

The Spectre of China Symposium, University of Westminster, London, 23 June 2009

This is China Jiangsu Festival Talks Programme, Firstsite, Colchester, 26 February 2009

Location: the Museum, the Academy, and the Studio 34th AAH Annual Conference, Speaker in the session, ‘Archival Impulse: Location and No-Place’, Tate Britain, 2-4 April 2008

Matters of Perception: Articulating Hybridity Inaugural Gertz Distinguished Teaching Series, Guest Lecturer, Alfred University, New York, 28-29 January 2008

Urban Screens Conference, Panelist, Cornerhouse, Manchester, 11-14 October 2007

Summit: Non-aligned Initiatives in Education Culture Conference, Panelist, Hebbel Am Ufer, Berlin

Encounter, Curiosity and Method: The Making of Practice Conference, Speaker, Tate Britain, London, 27 October 2006

Necessary Journeys Conference, Speaker, Tate Modern, London, 11-12 November 2005

trAIN (Transnational Art, Identity, Nation) Research Seminar, Guest Speaker, University of the Arts, London, 2005

On Being A Critic Discussion, Panelist, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London, 2004

Place: Aesthetics, Politics, Poetics Conference, Speaker, Institute of Romance Studies, University of London, 2004

A Free State Conference, Panelist, British Museum, London, 2004

Artist as Researcher Symposium, Speaker, Goldsmiths College, London, 2003

CAA (College Art Association) 91st Annual Conference Speaker in the session, ‘Multiculturalism and Art in the Colonial/Postcolonial Age’, New York, 2003

BCAA (British Chinese Artists Association) Artists’ Corner Artist’s Talk, The Photographers’ Gallery, London, 2002

Contemporary Chinese Art in the International Arena Conference, Session Chair and Speaker, British Museum, 2002

PIDGIN: interrupted transmission Gallery Talk, Aspex Gallery, Portsmouth, 2002

Shades of Black: Assembling the Eighties Conference, Speaker, Duke University, North Carolina, 2001

A Dirty Space? Panelist, Iniva (Institute of International Visual Arts), London, 2000

Shades of Black: Assembling the Eighties Forum, University of East London, 1999

Matrix 4 Conference, Speaker, Central St. Martin’s School of Art, London, 1999

Empire & I Discussion, Panelist, Pitshanger Manor & Gallery, London, 1999

Vindaloo & Chips Dinner/Discussion, Diner/Panelist, Iniva, London, 1998

A New Vocabulary for Chinese Arts? Seminar, Speaker, The Place, London, 1998

DEAL Discussion, Panel Organiser & Artist’s Talks, 198 Gallery, London, 1998

Identities 24th AAH Annual Conference, Speaker in the session, ‘Questioning the Paradigm of Race Identity’, University of Plymouth, Exeter, 1998

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