NEW YORK, September 10, 2009 — Guest curator Salima Hashmi discusses the Asia Society Museum exhibition Hanging Fire: Contemporary Art from Pakistan with artists Rashid Rana, Asma Mundrawala, and Imran Qureshi. (1 hr., 27 min.)
Indonesian performance artist Melati Suryodarmo discusses her creative journey, philosophy, and artistic practice, shaped by traditional Javanese meditation, Japanese butoh, and her studies with Marina Abramović.
Artist Xiaoze Xie discusses research on the history of censorship in China that inspired the exhibition 'Objects of Evidence.' Joining him are historians and expert on the subject Martin Heijdra (Princeton University) and James Tager (PEN).