(de)Tour with Dr Els van Dongen (Belgium/Singapore) Assistant Professor, School of Humanities and Social Sciences, Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore

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(de)Tour with Dr Els van Dongen (Belgium/Singapore) Assistant Professor, School of Humanities and Social Sciences, Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore

Description

5 Jul 2017, Wed 07:30 PM - 09:00 PM
The Single Screen, Block 43 Malan Road

What can be glimpsed from Ulrike Ottinger’s images of China in the transitional period following the Cultural Revolution? Dr van Dongen will discuss the images through the lens of the changing economic, social, and cultural fabric of 1980s and 1990s China. Apart from reflecting on what we can gain from placing the images in their historical context, the presentation will also explore various other layers of the relation between art and history.

A public programme of Ulrike Ottinger: China. The Arts – The People: Photographs and Films from the 19802 and 1990s.

Date

2017-07-05

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Dr van Dongen will discuss the images through the lens of the changing economic, social, and cultural fabric of 1980s and 1990s China.

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General

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Onsite (CCA)

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Citation

“(de)Tour with Dr Els van Dongen (Belgium/Singapore) Assistant Professor, School of Humanities and Social Sciences, Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore,” NTU CCA Singapore Digital Archive, accessed August 18, 2022, https://ntuccasingapore.omeka.net/items/show/2367.