The Lost Tapes: Artistic Approaches to Microhistories – Workshop
Time: Sun, Oct 23 @10AM-2PM
Location: Sàn Art
Units B.16 & B.17
132 Ben Van Don, Ward 6, District 4,
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Called the “science of real life” by historians Carlo Ginzburg and Carlo Poni, “𝗺𝗶𝗰𝗿𝗼𝗵𝗶𝘀𝘁𝗼𝗿𝘆” describes an approach to 𝘀𝘁𝘂𝗱𝘆𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗵𝗶𝘀𝘁𝗼𝗿𝘆 that employs what we could think of as a 𝗺𝗶𝗰𝗿𝗼𝘀𝗰𝗼𝗽𝗶𝗰 𝗹𝗲𝗻𝘀, focusing on seemingly irrelevant details, habits and routines, and underlying mentalities. Such studies can serve as “histories from below,” 𝗴𝗶𝘃𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝘃𝗼𝗶𝗰𝗲 𝗮𝗻𝗱 𝗿𝗲𝗽𝗿𝗲𝘀𝗲𝗻𝘁𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻...
Nhung Nguyen (Sound Awakener)
Nhung Nguyen is an emerging Vietnamese sound artist currently based in Hanoi, experimenting across a range of left-field aesthetics and expressions – ambient drone, electro acoustic, noise music, musique concrete, amongst others.
Since 2014 Nhung has been making works under the moniker Sound Awakener – and under her real name, for the more cinematic, piano-driven projects. She has worked with international labels such as Time Released Sound (US), Unknown Tones Records (US), Soft (France), Flaming Pines (UK), Fluid Audio (UK), Syrphe (Germany).
In addition to...
7th December – 18th December 2021
Event dates: 7th December – 18th December 2021
Opening hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 11am-6pm
Location: Sàn Art, Units, B6.16-B6.17, Block B (Office), Millennium Masteri, 132 Ben Van Don (Nguyen Huu Hao entrance), Ward 6, District 4, Ho Chi Minh City.
“Starting an archive is much like a leap of faith, one is partly blind to its usefulness or purpose in the future. What initially began in 1909 as an encyclopedic survey of linguistics and musicology morphed into one of the most concrete...