Yokohama Round: The Connecting World and the Isolating World

Yokohama Round

Yokohama Round invites experts from various fields for a roundtable discussion, conducting several rounds of dialogues and discussions. It kicked off in January 2017 prior to the opening of the Yokohama Triennale and will conclude at the closing of the Yokohama Triennale 2017.

Yokohama Round 4 will take place during the first two days of Yokohama Triennale 2017 in three parts, with the participation of the Triennale artists under the following themes: “Utopia / Community / Living together,” “A View from Asia” and “Revisiting Different Histories” (provisionary titles).

This Round will feature the artists to discuss their works and artistic practices and explore their poetic and critical insights into today’s world seen through connectivity and isolation.

Friday, August 4
PART1: 14:00-15:15

“Utopia / Community / Living together”
Alex Hartley, Rob Pruitt, Wael Shawky and Tatiana Trouvé
Moderator: Rikrit Tiravanija

Saturday August 5
PART2: 14:00-15:15;
“A View from Asia”
Joko Avianto, Mark Justiniani, Shooshie Sulaiman and Zhao Zhao
Moderator: Suhanya Raffel

PART3: 16:30-17:45
“Revisiting Different Histories”
Oliver Chanarin, Sam Durant, Christian Jankowski and Kathy Prendergast
Moderators: Miki Akiko

Venue: Circular Forum, Yokohama Museum of Art
Capacity: 80 for each part (first come, first served/ *Interpretation will be available.)
Admission fee: Free (*Numbered tickets will be distributed at the information desk 1 hour before each part.)

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