Art Conference 2018 schedule

The annual Art Conference will take place Thursday,  April 5, from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. in the Hamblin Theater in the Fine Arts Center. The program is as follows:


“Opening Remarks and Introduction”

Pearlie Rose S. Baluyut


“Prisoners-of-War (POW) Art of Singapore”

Jeffrey Say

“Occupying the Spaces In-Between: The Force of  Geography on Singapore’s Contemporary Art”

Elaine Teo


“David Chan: A Provocation Through Contradiction”

Carolyn Peck and Jessica Tyler


“Worth A Thousand Words”

Teresa Memole


“Cynical Realism and the Freedom of Expression in Chinese Contemporary Art”

Yvonne Chan



Xiaoyi Zeng

“Subodh Gupta and The Power of Ordinary Objects”

Rossana Murillo


“Beyond Reality: Locating the Sur-Real in Thai Photography”

Clare Veal

“Photographing the Rape of Fallujah”

Ivy Lam

“Fernando Amorsolo’s Defend Thy Honor: Triangulating Japan, The Philippines, and Singapore”

Pearlie Rose S. Baluyut

“Closing Remarks”

Yolanda Sharpe