Queer Strategies, Sticky Rice & Sticking Points

Discussion & Workshop with Việt Lê, MFA, PhD This event is part of the program Vườn Lài ăn khoai chấm mật Time: 29.02.2020 @ 3pm Location: Sàn Art Millennium Masteri Unit B6.16 132 Bến Vân Đồn, Ward 6, District 4, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam (enter from Nguyen Huu Hao side)   In this 3-part talk and workshop focused on queer experimental video and mainstream visual cultures, we collectively examine and discuss: – Artistic responses to structural violence – Queer Asian and Asian American artists & the Limits/ “Sticking Points”...

Viet Lê

Viet Lê is an artist, writer, and curator. An Associate Professor in Visual Studies at California College of the Arts, he has been published in American Quarterly; Amerasia Journal; Art Journal; and the anthologies Queering Contemporary Asian American Art; Modern and Contemporary Southeast Asian Art; among others. Lê has presented his work at Vargas Museum; Banff Centre; the Smithsonian, Bangkok Art & Cultural Center; Shanghai Biennale, Rio Gay Film Festival; among other venues. Lê curated  Charlie Don’t Surf!(Centre A); and co-curated  transPOP: Korea Việt Nam Remix (with Yong Soon Min;...