This issue features edited versions of transcripts of 8 the papers at the the sympoisum entitled, Mutations<>Connections: Cultural (Ex)Changes in Asian Diasporas, held from June 4 to 5 2004 at the Emily Carr Institute of Art, Design and Media in Vancouver, Canada>

There are essays on individual artists: Zhu Wei, Zhang O, Wang Mai and Ya Fudong (interview).

Information of the Shanghai Biennale 2004 and Taipei Biennale can be found in the back of the magazine.

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Intersection: An Exhibition of Contemporary Chinese Photography and Oil Painting - WU Hung, 巫鴻
Eccentric Notes on Dissent: The Art of Zhu Wei - Xenia TETMAJER VON PRZERWA, 梅瑞婷
Zhang O: In Transit - Patricia EICHENBAUM KARETZKY
Mutations<>Connections Symposium (Transcripts of 8 papers delivered in the Symposium):
Mutations<>Connections: Cultural (Ex)Changes in Asian Diaspora. An Introduction - Alice Mingwai JIM, 詹明慧
Different Homes/ Different Diasporas: Strategies of Survival for Chinese Overseas Artists - Melissa CHIU, 招穎思
Full Circle: Redefining Contemporary Asian Art and the Institution - Pauline J. YAO, 姚嘉善
Ticking the Boxes: Definition and Categorization in the Work of Chinese Artists in the UK - Sally LAI, 賴婉兒
Representation of Asian Canadian Identities in the Twenty-First Century - Eleanor TY, 鄭綺寧
Hyphen-Nation: Building Multicultural Narratives in the Classroom - Ming TIAMPO, 蔡宇鳴
Retraining Tongues for Eyes: Food Exchanges in the Asian Diaspora - Sneja GUNEW
Diasporic Becomings, Or How I Learned to Desire Contingency and Discontinuous Regeneration - Randy LEE CUTLER
Notes on Planetarity and Curatorial Practice - Rajdeep SINGH GILL
An Interview with Yang Fudong: The Uncertain Feeling. An Estranged Paradise - ZHANG Yaxuan, 張亞璇
The Way and Its Demons: Art, Politics, and Denial in Lyon - Philip TINARI, 田霏宇
Situating the Inaugural Beijing Dashanzi Art Festival: The Gateway of Infinite Wonders in Wang Mai's Work - David TUNG, 董道茲
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Yishu: Journal of Contemporary Chinese Art (Vol. 3, No. 3; Fall/Sep 2004), 典藏國際版 (第3卷, 第3期)