sâmbătă, 13 mai 2017

Visualising the Voices of Migrant Women Workers

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ln6EtShoOU8​
Visualising the Voices of Migrant Women Workers was an exhibition curated in Hong Kong, featuring materials collected from different parts of the world. The exhibition was based on collaboration between reserchers in University of Hong Kong, activists from different associations like Refugee Women and Voices of Migrant Women Workers Association, and migrant women workers themselves.

The footage presented on you-tube was aired on TVB Pearl HK. It intriduces the exhibition from minute 1.03 up to 5.50.

Research with similar associations working with migrant women workers in UK, HK, Canada (as discussed in the work of Geraldine Pratt, Deirdre McKay and other researchers writing about Filipina migrant workers) show similar interests in empowering migrant women workers. It seems a trend now  - in trying to make migrant workers learn how to become leaders, managers, make films and even exhibitions about themsleves...




marți, 2 mai 2017

A personal in making list of contemporary researchers doing and writing about exhibition making



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Paul Basu

https://www.soas.ac.uk/staff/staff104140.php
Exhibition Experiments

Horia Bernea and Irina Nicolau
http://destinatii.liternet.ro/articol/12/Irina-Nicolau/Dosar-sentimental-fragmente.html

Philippe Bourgeois
http://philippebourgois.net/

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David Crowley
https://www.rca.ac.uk/more/staff/professor-david-crowley/

Craig Campbell
http://ethnographicterminalia.org/the-collective

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Jean Gabus - performance, journalism and exhibition making

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Jacques Hainard
https://vimeo.com/128450743

Julie Ham
The University of Hong Kong


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Kirshenblatt Gimblett

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Barbara_Kirshenblatt-Gimblett

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Sharon Macdonald
https://www.euroethno.hu-berlin.de/de/institut/personen/macdonald

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Horia Bernea and Irina Nicolau
http://destinatii.liternet.ro/articol/12/Irina-Nicolau/Dosar-sentimental-fragmente.html

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Alexandra Schussler
Villa Sovietica
http://www.uva.nl/en/profile/s/c/a.schussler/a.schussler.html


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Kevin Walker, Royal College of Art

https://www.rca.ac.uk/more/staff/dr-kevin-walker/