Two journals featuring the work of PAA member Jewel Castro have recently been published in The Contemporary Pacific and Pacific Studies special issue.
The Pacific Islands Museums Association (PIMA) and the Vanuatu Cultural Centre (VKS) are putting out a call for any news relating to contemporary visual arts in the Pacific.
les autres / the others
29 October, 2008 - 8 February, 2009
Nouméa, New Caledonia
Opening Celebration 28 October, 2008 – from 6 to 8 pm
at the Tjibaou cultural centre, Nouméa
Address : Rue des Accords de Matignon, Tina
BP 378 – 98845 Nouméa Cedex
The Pacific Arts of Polynesia and Micronesia by Adrienne Kaeppler
Published by Oxford University Press
'Le Folauga' tours Kaohsiung Museum of Fine Arts, Taiwan
13 December, 2008 - 5 April, 2009
'Le Folauga' is a group exhibition curated by Fuli Pereira (Curator, Auckland Museum, NZ) and Ron Brownson (Curator, Auckland Art Gallery, NZ) for the Tautai Contemporary Pacific Arts Trust - an Auckland, NZ based non profit organisation which supports the growth and development on Contemporary Pacific Art in New Zealand and worldwide.
'Third Gender' in the Pacific: Art and Human Rights' Panel discussion featuring Shigeyuki Kihara (Artist & Curator) and Joy Liddicoat (Comissioner, New Zealand Human Rights Comission)
6th November 2008, 6.00 to 8.30 pm
CREA's office @ 116 East 16th Street, 7th Floor, New York City (between Union Square East and Irving Place)
SUBALTERN VOICES SEMINAR SERIES
CREA invites you to an evening of presentations and discussions.
'Third Gender' in the Pacific: Art and Human Rights
University of California at Santa Cruz, History of Art and Visual Culture
Modern Architectural History, Assistant Professor Position Available
Posted November, 2008
Sainsbury Research Unit for the Arts of Africa, Oceania & the Americas
University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK
Closing date: 19 January 2009
Interview date: 27 February 2009 (probable)
Academic Grade 3: £37,651 to £43,622 per annum
Applications are invited for an indefinite full-time Lectureship in the Sainsbury Research Unit for the Arts of Africa, Oceania & the Americas, School of World Art Studies and Museology, University of East Anglia, UK, to commence on 1 September 2009.
McCarthy Art Gallery | Albert Wendt
1 - 19, December, 2008
Albert Wendt is acknowledged internationally as one of New Zealand’s and the Pacific’s major novelists, poets and intellectuals. His work has been translated into any languages and is taught throughout the world. He has won many accolades and prizes and been awarded numerous honours.