Conference at ARKEN: INDIA : Art on the Move

26 October 2012

One-day conference at ARKEN marking the project INDIA TODAY – Copenhagen Tomorrow and ARKEN's exhibition INDIA : ART NOW.

The conference focused on new trends and potential within contemporary art and curating in relation to the migration of human beings and images in this globalised day and age.

Main themes at the conference:

•    Transcultural curating of art from India

•    Contemporary art beyond local/global

Speakers: Stine Høholt, Suketu Mehta, Anne Ring Petersen, Gayatri Sinha, and others.

Organised by ARKEN in collaboration with University of Copenhagen, Department of Arts and Cultural Studies, Anne Ring Petersen, Associate Professor, PhD, doctor of philosophy.