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The University of Sydney’s China Studies Centre, The Power Institute and VisAsia, with support from the Art Gallery of New South Wales and Sydney Ideas, are proud to present the third of our Sydney Asian Art Series talks, with a lecture by Professor Saloni Mathur. In A Fragile Inheritance: Radical Stakes in Contemporary Indian Art, Professor Mathur will explore the state of contemporary art in India in light of its cultural legacy. Full abstract details will be posted shortly.

ABOUT THE SPEAKER
Saloni Mathur received her PhD. in Cultural Anthropology in 1998, and is currently Professor of Art History at the University of California, Los Angeles. She is author of India by Design: Colonial History and Cultural Display (UC Press, 2007), editor of The Migrant’s Time: Rethinking Art History and Diaspora (Yale University Press/Clark Art Institute, 2011) and co-editor (with Kavita Singh) of No Touching, No Spitting, No Praying: The Museum in South Asia (Routledge, 2015).

DETAILS
6-7.30pm
Wednesday 6 September, 2017

Old Geology Lecture Theatre
The University of Sydney
Camperdown, NSW 2006

For enquiries, contact: powerinstitute.events@sydney.edu.au

PODCAST
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PRESENTED BY
The Sydney Asian Art Series is presented by the University of Sydney’s China Studies Centre, The Power Institute and VisAsia, with support from the Art Gallery of New South Wales and Sydney Ideas.


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