The morning Conversations series offers a platform for discussions that allows audiences access to an insider’s point of view. Dynamic dialogs take place between prominent members of the international artworld, each offering their unique perspective on producing, collecting, and exhibiting art. The Conversations series is supported by Absolut.
Conversations | Premiere | The Artist and the Gallerist
Zhang Xiaogang, Artist, Beijing, in conversation with Leng Lin, Partner & President of Pace Beijing, Founder of Beijing Commune.
Conversations | Art and Architecture | Building Asia's new Museums
Stephan Schütz, Partner of von Gerkan, Marg und Partner Architekten, Berlin
Kjetil Trædal Thorsen, Architect, Principal of Snøhetta, Oslo/New York
Yang Zhao, Architect, Dali
Moderator: András Szántó, Author and Cultural Consultant, New York
Conversations | Collectors Focus | The Asia-Pacific Region
Marcel Crespo, Collector, Manila
Alan Lau, Collector, Member of Tate's Asia Pacific Acquisition Committee, Board of Directors at Para/Site Art Space, Hong Kong
Dick Quan, Collector, Board Member of Museum of Contemporary Art Australia Foundation, Board Member of Art Month, Sydney
Moderator: Elaine Ng, Editor-in-Chief, ArtAsiaPacific, Hong Kong