Talks, Tours and Public Events at “Spectrosynthesis”
(Hong Kong, 18 August 2017) Co-hosted by Sunpride Foundation and the Museum of Contemporary Art, Taipei (MOCA), “Spectrosynthesis - Asian LGBTQ Issues and Art Now” (Spectrosynthesis) will be held at MOCA from 9 September to 5 November 2017. This groundbreaking show will be the first exhibition dedicated to LGBTQ themes to go on show at an art museum in Asia. Around 50 works created by 22 artists from Hong Kong, Taiwan, Mainland China, Singapore, and also ethnic Chinese artists based in the United States and Canada will be presented. In addition, a series of tours, talks and public activities will be held at MOCA throughout the exhibition period, calling for public participation in order to start an open dialogue, and stimulate thoughts on human equality. Guest speakers include Taiwanese writer and scholar CHI Ta-wei, writer Hikaru LEE, playwright CHIEN Li-ying, and LGBTQ activist and political candidate Jennifer LU.