Displaced Belongings exhibition programme

May 20 • Online screening

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Dreams, Butterfly Boy Dreams (Genesis), Mathis Zhang, 2019. Courtesy of the artist.

Dreams, Butterfly Boy Dreams (Genesis), Mathis Zhang, 2019. Courtesy of the artist.

To stay connected and creative, we are presenting our latest programme Displaced Belongings online for free. From 8 May till 30 May 20, this programme will be available to watch worldwide on our website. We would like to specially thanks all featured artists for helping us to make this possible. We hope everyone safe and enjoy this programme.

Displaced Belongings presents six recent film and video works by Asian artists that explore the complex nature of identity. Artists respond to personal and global experiences, such as war and memory, ejection from home and expression of sexual identity to inform their filmmaking. Drawing a dialogue through themes such as gender, race, class and self-image, artists express their identities, uncovering and recovering memories to analyse daily life. 


At Home But Not at Home, Suneil Sanzgiri (US), 2019, 10:43 mins (UK premiere)
Salt House, Bella Riza (UK), 2017, 12:39 mins
Action, Almost Unable to Think, Mao Haonan (China), 2018, 11:20 mins (UK premiere)
Dreams, Butterfly Boy Dreams (Genesis), Mathis Zhang (China), 2019, 7:13 mins
The Glamorous Boys of Tang(1985, Chui Kang-Chien), Su Hui-Yu (Taiwan), 2018, 15 mins
A Private Collection, Wu Chi-Yu (Taiwan), 2016, 13:33mins

(Age 18+)

For more details about the programme, please visit here.

Displaced Belongings is curated by Moritz Cheung for Platform Asia. Delivered in association with videoclub and supported by Arts Council England. #DisplacedBelongings #stayconnected

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