International Artist Talk : Tehching Hsieh

WHEN : Friday 2nd May, 6:00pm
WHERE : Gallery of Modern Art / Queensland Art Gallery

Join Taiwanese-American artist Tehching Hsieh at GOMA in conversation with Russell Storer, Curatorial Manager, Asian and Pacific Art, QAGOMA. Hsieh is in Australia for One Year Performance 1980 – 1981’ (Time Clock Piece) currently on display at Carriageworks, Sydney and will discuss this and other projects in this special event.

TEHCHING HSIEH

Celebrated Taiwanese-American performance artist Tehching Hsieh is internationally recognised as a leading practitioner of durational performance. Hsieh explores questions of time, life and being and his works are notable for their conceptual purity and physical extremity.

Tehching Hsieh has recently been acknowledged with exhibitions at the Ullens Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing (2013), the São Paulo Biennial (2012), the Liverpool Biennale (2010), the Gwangju Biennale (2010), the Guggenheim Museum, New York (2009), and the Museum of Modern Art, New York (2009).

Presented in partnership with Carriageworks, Sydney.