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22/02/2016

Sàn Art Laboratory: residency program discontinued

Due to the increase in government scrutiny of San Art's programs – 3 exhibitions not able to receive license and an artist talk given warning by the Cultural Police not to be hosted due to foreign attendance - the residency program ‘San Art Laboratory’ cannot continue under these difficult conditions at this time.
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13/10/2015

New mural painting by Bùi Công Khánh in Sàn Art’s backyard

Despite the rainy season, our artist friend Bùi Công Khánh, with enthusiastic help from younger artists Nguyễn Văn Đủ and Nam Đy, has completed the new mural painting in Sàn Art's backyard. Come to visit us and enjoy the greenish garden with beautiful outdoor artworks!
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01/10/2015

Rewarding community artistic projects

Encounter speaker Marco Kusumawijaya has generously shared part of his honorarium to reward community artistic projects by several artists, activist and architects in Saigon. Each group received a small fund to initiate their new or existing community project to improve the people’s life through artistic/ cultural activities. These projects were chosen by Marco, from his Encounter workshop at San Art in June 2015. We would like to introduce the first two currently running projects, one by activist Nhung Đinh and the other by a group of architecture students from different universities...
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30/09/2015

Sàn Art to participate in the 14th Artist Fair Taiwan 2015, Taipei

  Dates of Fair for San Art: 2 – 5 October, 2015 Venue: Zone D, Taipei Expo Park, Expo Dome No. 1, Yumen St., Zhongshan Dist., Taipei City 104, Taiwan Grand opening: 18:00 – 20:00, 2 October 2015 Opening hours: 11:00 – 19:30, 2 – 9 October 2015 Fair Organizer: Association of the Visual Arts in Taiwan (AVAT) Organized by the prestigious Association of the Visual Arts in Taiwan (AVAT), Taiwan Artist Fair has been a dynamic platform for artistic promotion and exchanges in Taiwan over the past decade. This year,...
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29/09/2015

Zoe Butt in the landmark conference in Accra, Ghana

San Art Director, Zoe Butt to participate in the landmark conference ‘Africa/Asia: A New Axis of Knowledge’ in Accra, Ghana (24-26 September, 2015). Zoe will present the San Art program ‘Conscious Realities’, arguing the validity of cultural exchange in historical consciousness between these two incredible continents; in addition to participating in 2 roundtables discussing the relevance of Asian Studies in Africa and of Africa in Asia. ‘Historic, is what the Accra conference will become; for it will significantly contribute to the long-term establishment of an autonomous intellectual and academic axis...
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