25 Jan-14 Feb – HCMC – Diary of a Traveling City

San Art
23 Ly Tu Trong Street
District 1, HCMC

Opening – Fri, 25 Jan, 6 pm

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Nguyen Duc Tu, Ngo Dinh Truc,
Ngo Van Luc, Siu Quy

San Art’s Curator in Residence:
Zoe Butt, International Director for the Long March, Beijing

Diary of a Traveling City

Living and experiencing a city, a journey, thinking how things have been, could be, can change – Saigon

Panel Discussion: Living the ‘local’

26 Jan, 2.30-5.30 pm at
Galerie Quynh

65 De Tham Street
District 1, HCMC

In English the term local pertains to or is characterized by place, or a position in a particular space. In Vietnamese, the term for local, dia phuong, means literally ‘birth place’, or a particular region. How do these two terms cause, or disrupt or nurture ideas of belonging to a community, to a place, to a city?

Moderators: Zoe Butt – International Director, The Long March Project, Beijing
Philippe Peycam – Director, Khmer Studies Center, Cambodia
Panelists: Tran Luong – Artist & curator, Hanoi
Nguyen Nhu Huy – Artist & curator, Ho Chi Minh City
Rich Streitmatter-Tran – Artist, Ho Chi Minh City
Uu Dam Nguyen – Artist, Los Angeles
Nguyen Duc Tu – Artist, Ho Chi Minh City

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San Art
23 Ly Tu Trong Street
District 1, HCMC
http://www.san-art.org
Galerie Quynh
65 De Tham Street
District 1, HCMC
http://www.galeriequynh.com

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