Please join us for this lecture by Visiting Artist Ken Lum. Lum is internationally renowned for his work in sculpture, painting and photography. His practice as an artist is concerned with the dialectics of the private and public construction of identity, space and politics.
Lum has participated in numerous international art exhibitions, including the Sydney Biennale, Venice Biennale, Documenta XI in Kassel, Germany and more recently, the 2007 Istanbul Biennial and 2008 Gwangju Biennale in South Korea.
Lum has also published widely and is the Founding Editor of Yishu: The Journal of Contemporary Chinese Art. Lum was made a Guggenheim Fellow in 1999 and awarded a Killam Award for Outstanding Research in 1998 and the Hnatyshyn Foundation Visual Arts Award in 2007.