"Vision, Space, and Desire: Global Perspectives and Cultural Hybridity"
December 13, 2005, 9:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
Istituto Veneto di Scienze, Lettere ed Arti, Palazzo Franchetti, Venice, Italy
National Museum of the American Indian
Gerald McMaster, Curator of Canadian Art, Art Gallery of Ontario; Brenda L. Croft, Senior Curator, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art, National Gallery of Australia; Jean Fisher, Ph.D., Professor of Art and Transcultural Studies, Middlesex University, London; Sylvie Fortin, Editor-in-Chief, Art Papers; Salah Hassan, Ph.D., Chair, Department of History of Art, Cornell University and Editor, NKA: Journal of Contemporary African Art; Paulo Herkenhoff, Director, Museu Nacional de Belas Artes, Rio de Janeiro; Robert Houle, Artist, Toronto; Vasif Kortun, Director, Platform Garanti Contemporary Art Center, Istanbul; James Luna, Artist, California; Lee-Ann Martin, Curator of Contemporary Canadian Aboriginal Art, Canadian Museum of Civilization; Cuauhtémoc Medina, Associate Curator, Latin American Art, Tate Collection, London; Ivo Mesquita, Curator, Pinacoteca do Estado de São Paulo, Brazil and Visiting Professor, Center for Curatorial Studies, Bard College; Nancy Marie Mithlo, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Anthropology, Smith College; Jolene Rickard, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Departments of Art and Art History, State University of New York at Buffalo; Paul Chaat Smith, Associate Curator, National Museum of the American Indian; and Megan Tamati-Quennell, Curator, Te Papa, the National Museum of New Zealand.