Jay Koh – Artist Talk: 6:15 P.M. Thur. 14th July
Glasgow Sculpture Studios, Social Space (2F)
The Whisky Bond Building, 2 Dawson Road, G4 9SS
Jay Koh is one of the foremost artist developing and reflecting on politically engaged social practice. He has spent the last 15 years developing grassroots engagement through arts, cultural and media based projects in Myanmar working under the radar of a military junta. Meantime he also completed a practice-led PhD in Helsinki.
An overview of his new book is available online. Art-Led Participative Processes: Dialogue & Subjectivity within Performances in the Everyday (University of the Arts Helsinki) http://www.ifima.net/ALPP preview sm.pdf. Also see, Space2 an artist interview, Jay Koh, 2013 https://youtu.be/zXnKBD0iyIw