We are pleased to announce that the first Inter-Asia master class TransActions in the Field –challenging the role of citizen participation through participatory public art will take place from November 14th to November 26th 2015 in Malaysia.
The 12-day residential programme serves as a place of co-creation and co-intelligence for experienced and newcomer creative practitioners in the interface between art and society to develop and share skills and experiences. The master class provides participants with theory and discourse, it questions how we sustain our creative ideas and bring them into reality. It also offers space for interventions, performances and real-life actions. The class will be delivered with methods of Art of Hosting, it is about exploring the future of CHANGE-MAKING.
TransActions in the Field will host a number of participants from various Asian countries and Germany. The emphasis of the master class is on co-operation and innovation. For this first master class, practitioners were directly invited.
The master class is hosted by Lostgens’ Contemporary Art Space and developed in collaboration and conversation with German artist Susanne Bosch, Yeoh Lian Heng, the Goethe-Institut Malaysia, researcher Herman Bashiron Mendolicchio from Spain and many others.