Postcard, Archive and Home Video: On Forms of (Re-making) Memories

Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk

Description

In this keynote speech, Pan Lu will share four groups of art projects she participated in between 2014 and 2021 in order to explore how art practice and academic research deal with the relationship between individual and collective memory, history and images. Picture Postcards from the Future (2014) and The Happiest Place on Earth (2020) are two sets of postcard installations created in different contexts (in collaboration with Bo Wang). Miasma, Plants, Export Paintings (2017) is a two-channel video/installation that includes various visual archival and found image materials (in collaboration with Bo Wang). She will also share the research process of her most recent film (co-directed by Japanese artist Yu Araki) is titled Anachronic Chronicles: Voyages Inside/Out Asia, which is based on home videos from various parts of East Asia from the 1960s to 1990s.
Period2 Oct 2021
Held atTokyo University of the Arts, Japan
Degree of RecognitionInternational