Passport In/Passport Out: Stories of Dinh Q. Lê and Tintin Wulia

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(l) Dinh Q. Lê (r) Tintin Wulia
(l) Dinh Q. Lê (r) Tintin Wulia

Actors bring to life the memoirs of exhibition artists Dinh Q. Lê and Tintin Wulia in a staged reading. Directed by Ralph Peña, featuring actors Ron Domingo, Eileen Rivera, and Paco Tolson.

Followed by a panel discussion with the artists Dinh Q. Lê and Tintin Wulia. Moderator: Rachel Cooper, Director, Global Performing Arts and Cultural Initiatives, Asia Society.
 
The interviews with the artists in tonight’s reading were part of a much larger project Diaspora, conceived, written and directed by Ong Keng Sen and presented by Singapore’s acclaimed Theatre Works in Singapore and Edinburgh in 2006. The original production of Diaspora was a panoramic docu-performance that explored the diasporic phenomenon of the human spirit in time and space, celebrating humanity and human tenacity.  Originally Commissioned by National Arts Council of Singapore
 
Passport In/Passport Out is presented as part of the symposium Negotiating Change: Art from Societies in Transition ​​​in conjunction with the Exhibition: After Darkness: Southeast Asian Art in the Wake of History, on view September 8, 2017—January 21, 2018.

Event Details

Fri 20 Oct 2017
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Asia Society 725 Park Avenue New York, NY 10021

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