Investigations of wishes, lies and dreams -
a cross-cultural collaborative project
December 5, 2009-January 12, 2010
Reception: December 5, 6-8p
Investigations of wishes, lies and dreams - a cross-cultural collaborative project, (detail) mixed media installation, 2009
In collaboration with Modern Fuel Artist-Run Centre, the Union Gallery presents the work of visiting Thai artist Sarawut Chutiwongpeti, and collaborators, in a multimedia installation focusing on the hybridity of new media and cross-cultural exchange. Sarawut Chutiwongpeti graduated from the Department of Fine and Applied Arts at Chulalongkorn University in 1996. He has traveled extensively as a visiting artist/researcher and has exhibited at numerous sites including the Banff Centre for the Arts (Canada), the ImaginAsia Project, the Smithsonian Institution, the ZKM Project, the Trondheim Electronic Arts Centre, and the Fukuoka Asian Art Museum. Chutiwongpeti is in Kingston on a residency hosted by the Modern Fuel ARC.