Curated journeys through AAA's Research and Library Collections

Image: Duan Jianyu, <i>Artistic Chicken</i>, 2003.
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Picks from the AAA Collection | Canton Express

A collaboration with M+

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Item of the Week | Frog King's Oil Street Album Number 6

A look at Frog King's documentation of The Horror by Kacey Wong, from the Oil Street Archive

Letter from Rasheed Araeen to Joanna Drew, 26 Jan 1986.
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Item of the Week | Letter from Rasheed Araeen to Joanna Drew, 26 January 1986

A look at an important request regarding the seminal exhibition The Other Story

The Uncanny: Experiments in Cyborg Culture
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Item of the Week | The Uncanny: Experiments in Cyborg Culture

A look at the publication related to a 2002 exhibition from the Library Collection

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Archive Five | What Handwritten Letters Reveal to the Contemporary Reader

Claire Hsu invites graphologist Emily Hui to analyse five pieces of correspondence from the collection

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Item of the Week | Washing · Before and After My Grandmother Passed Away

A look at Wang Youshen's Washing · Before and After My Grandmother Passed Away from the artist's archive

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Picks from the AAA Collection | Pacific Crossings: Hong Kong Artists in Vancouver

A collaboration with the Vancouver Art Gallery

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The Man Who Never Threw Anything Away

A collaboration with Guangdong Times Museum

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Operation PRD Big Tail Elephants: One Hour, No Room, Five Shows

A collaboration with Guangdong Times Museum

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An Invitation to Trespass | A Response to "The Time is Out of Joint"

A collective inquiry into how art as a form of knowledge can be meaningfully shared and mediated

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Indonesia Visual Art Archive and Asia Art Archive Translation Project

The circulation of exhibitions and their histories in Indonesia from the 1980s to 1990s

Mai Chi Thanh, Vu Dan Tan, and Natasha Kraevskaia in Salon Natasha
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Salon Natasha Archive Overview

Nora Taylor reflects on the history of the Vietnamese independent art space, which was active from 1990 to 2005

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Off the Shelf | A Seminar on Post-1945 Japanese art

Reiko Tomii situates 1960s Japanese art in the world history of modern and contemporary art

From Jean-Paul Sartre to Teresa Teng: Contemporary Cantonese Art in the 1980s
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Materials of the Future: Documenting Contemporary Chinese Art from 1980-1990

In 2006, AAA began locating, collecting, and preserving a large body of important material from the 1980s, a period in China's art history that was in danger of being lost.

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Off the Shelf | The Reality of Utterance in Korean Contemporary Art

Sunghee Lee traces the trajectory of Korean contemporary art in the 1980s–1990s

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Off the Shelf | On Censorship

The AAA team considers past cases of censorship in a region where freedom of artistic expression is in many cases impossible

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Off the Shelf | Researching Hospitality and Peace at AAA: The Perpetual Peace Project

Melissa Lam and Aaron Levy explore the meaning of peace as part of the Perpetual Peace Project

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Off the Shelf | Readings from Elsewhere

Ringo Bunoan highlights three female artists who came to prominence in the 1970s–1980s

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Off the Shelf | Being and Event: The Archive and Exhibitions

Carolyn Cartier spotlights exhibition catalogues for one-time exhibitions and biennales

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Off the Shelf | The Books Of "All You Can Eat" Ideas and Knowledge

Hitomi Hasegawa shares her excitement about anthologies on contemporary art and society