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SPSL/A-Y (Revisited)

lok, susan pui san (2016) SPSL/A-Y (Revisited). Journal of Contemporary Chinese Art, 3 (1 & 2). pp. 169-181. ISSN 2051-7041

Type of Research: Article
Creators: lok, susan pui san

SPSL/A-Y proposes a partial taxonomy and a-chronological index of my artistic practice, as a series of speech acts and tactics that directly and indirectly speak to notions and contradictions of “Chineseness”. Having worked variously across moving image, installation, performance and text over nearly 20 years, this visual / performative paper is less a narrative of progression or arrival (“from here to there” or “how I got here”), than a narrative of awkward returns (“here I am again…”):

97 Proofs – After Words – Altar Notes – Art Vapours – Awards – Chorus / Mobile Chorus –Citius, Altius – DIY Biennale/Ballroom/Live – Faster, Higher – FCHKUK – Five/Six Women – Golden (Ballroom / Hour / Lessons / Notes / Songs / Vistas / Years) – Lean To – Lightness – Making Ways – Mobile Ballroom – Mobile Chorus – Monumental Bargain – NEWS/REEL – RoCH Fan / RoCH Fans & Legends / Trailers / Trilogies – Witness

The essay is a version of a paper presented at the conference, (In)Direct Speech: ‘Chineseness’ in Contemporary Art, 16-19 March 2015, University of Lisbon

Official Website: https://www.ingentaconnect.com/contentone/intellect/jcca/2016/00000003/f0020001/art00011
Publisher/Broadcaster/Company: Intellect
Your affiliations with UAL: Colleges > Chelsea College of Arts
Date: 1 June 2016
Digital Object Identifier: 10.1386/jcca.3.1-2.169_1
Event Location: University of Lisbon
Date Deposited: 25 Jan 2019 11:18
Last Modified: 09 Nov 2023 04:47
Item ID: 13848
URI: https://ualresearchonline.arts.ac.uk/id/eprint/13848

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