About the part that art plays in a globalising society

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Zoénie Liwen Deng

Zoénie Liwen DENG is an art writer, researcher, poet, curator, and translator. She obtained her PhD degree from the Amsterdam School for Cultural Analysis (ACSA), University of Amsterdam. Being part of the European Research Council (ERC) funded research project, her PhD project focused on non-oppositional criticality of socially engaged art in contemporary China. She was the Secondary grantee of The Robert H. N. Ho Family Foundation Greater China Research Grant 2019-2020 in Asian Art Archive, and she conducted a project about self-organisation of cultural practitioners in Southern China, in relation to practices in southeast Asia. Her research and artistic interests cover social practices, feminism, the decolonial, otherwise ways of living together, and non-western epistemologies and cosmologies. She is a contributor to Leap and Artforum China


Book Presentation: 'Art for (and within) a Citizen Scene' & 'Be Water, My Friend'
A joyous sharing on writing, reading and book making at documenta 15, Kassel
Online Discussion: "Ultra" Kinship
A video essay screening and discussion on polymaternalism and alternative kinship
Art for (and within) a Citizen Scene 3: Doodle Lecture
Online workshops for collaborative publication design