Community under the Lens of Law

2017.08.20 19:30 - 21:00 | Talks

The Rockbund Art Museum (RAM) and the Public Art Cooperation Center (PACC) are jointly presenting a series of academic talks on “the publicness of the community” (die Öffentlichkeit der Gemeinschaft) from August to December, 2017.As the first lecture of this series, this talk will introduce you to the world of laws and communities. How have communities been shaping our rules and laws that are being changed over time? And how should our law systems respond to the influence of today’s communities?

Re-examine the Meaning of Community: from Political Philosophy to Psychoanalysis

2017.08.13 19:30 - 21:00 | Talks

When exploring “the publicness in everyday life”, we have to first focus on the key issues of “community”: How do people live in a shared space that evolves into a “community”, in which every “member” is willing (or required) to live together in accordance with a set of rules? And who, on what basis, developed this set of rules, laying the foundations of the normativity of the community and governing people’s interactions in everyday life? Political Philosophy studies the group living of human b

People’s Forum——The Rockbund Art Museum and the Shanghai Project, Shanghai Himalayas Museum

2017.03.25 - 2017.03.26 10:00 - 18:00 | Forums

As an integral part of the “Audiences International Symposium and Conversations,” the People’s Forum showcases important ideas from any discipline relevant to audience engagement and studies, and explores how these can be connected. The format is fast-paced with talks and performances spread over the course of a day.

【RAM Salon】Book Club: Marks of Wars on Our Daily Life

2016.06.19 14:30 - 16:30 | Workshops

The two world wars have left wounds and memories to all Asian countries. Events in the war have made inevitable or coincidental impact on the cultures of all the countries engaged in war, while local assimilation has imprinted this imported culture with distinctive regional differences. As is mentioned in the works of Koki Tanaka, during the World War II American troops stationed in Japan introduced basketball into popular culture of Japanese youth.

“Tell Me a Story: Locality and Narrative” Artists' Talk

2016.05.28 09:30 - 18:30 | Forums

“Tell Me a Story: Locality and Narrative” displays works of 11 artists/groups from China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Malaysia, Thailand, Japan and Korea. The exhibition intends to trace the history of its different facets from which the narratives begin and the discussion on contemporary “locality” restarts to cover various times, recollections, cultures and ideologies. This event is supported by Shanghai Artemis Art Center(SAAC)and Sheraton Shanghai Hongkou Hotel.

【NEW ARTRENDS·RAM】A Revisionist’s Dualist Epistemology

2016.03.20 19:30 - 21:00 | Talks

Liao Fei’s practice starts from his doubt about things around as well as himself, with the hope to be closer to “things”. On one hand, Liao Fei doubts strongly about dualism; while on the other, he is much interested in the aesthetic feeling based on the dualism. This promotes him to carry out creative practice in terms of “matter” from 2011.

【RAM TALK】The Puzzles of the buildings on the Bund, from mudflats to gold beach legend

2016.01.09 14:30 - 16:30 | Talks

The Bund is a symbol of the oriental metropolis of Shanghai, known as the heart and soul of the old Shanghai, or China's historical and cultural blocks. In the lecture, the author of The Map of Architecture in Shanghai Bund, Qiao Zhengyue, Zhang Xuefei will introduce the book, to media people which is the explore note of the Bund historical architecture, to the audience, and another four scholars from the school of urban planning, humanities of Tongji University will participate in the discuss

【RAM Salon】Rock the Drama: March towards theatre! How a drama was created

2015.12.13 14:30 - 16:30 | Talks

RAM Annual International Symposium: Contemporary Art, Curating and Social Engagement in Twenty-first Century China

2014.11.27 09:00 - 18:00 | Forums

This conference will critically explore differing cultural perspectives on the significance of socially engaged contemporary artistic and curatorial practices in China as well as the impact of translation between cultures on such practices. It is hoped that this multi-voiced, trans-cultural exploration will begin to reveal previously overlooked aspects of contemporary artistic and curatorial practice beyond those currently envisaged both within and outside China.

Convergences: Summoning Creativity in Shanghai - A Series of Conversations Episode 1

2014.03.22 19:00 - 22:00 | Screenings

An Evening with Angela Zito

2013 RAM FORUM —— Lunch with artists

2013.09.13 12:45 - 14:45 | Forums


2013.09.13 09:30 - 18:00 | Forums

Hacked Matter: Shanzhai & Maker Culture

2013.04.06 14:00 | Talks

Episode Five: Photographic Cultures

2013.03.09 15:00 | Talks

John Moores Critics Award Evening Talk

2013.02.22 19:00 | Talks

John Moores Critics Award Symposia

2013.02.22 14:00 | Talks

RAM Talk: The Culture of The Generation After 80s

2013.01.13 19:00 | Talks

Lecture: New Museums in China

2012.11.30 16:00 | Talks

All Tomorrow’s Parties: Culinary Arts

2012.11.02 19:00 | Talks

All Tomorrow’s Parties: Shanghai Futurism

2012.10.19 19:00 | Talks

2012 RAM Education Workshop

2012.09.30 09:00 - 16:30 | Workshops

RAM Forum 2012: Education at Contemporary Art Museums in China

2012.09.29 10:00 - 18:00 | Forums

This forum is conceived to be a platform to critically reflect upon the particularities of museum education in contemporary art in China today, focusing on issues of institutional perceptions, local audience and social environments, and strategies and resources to move on towards a shared vision of future for all who participate in this process.

2012 John Moores Painting Prize and Critics Awards

2012.06.20 15:00 | Specials

Panel Discussion of the Exhibition MODEL HOME

2012.03.10 14:00 | Talks

RAM Forum 2011

2011.10.16 13:30 | Talks

The Panel Discussion- Zhang Huan:Q Confucius

2011.10.15 14:00 | Talks

Seminar: TV Media and Contemporary Art

2011.04.20 14:00 | Talks

Panel Discussion:Art Museums and Public Projects

2010.12.25 18:30 | Talks

A Conversation between the Curator and the Artists

2010.10.25 19:30 - 21:00 | Talks

Museum and Public Art

2010.08.28 15:00 - 16:30 | Talks

The Chinese Contemporary Art from an Art Historica

2010.08.14 15:00 - 16:30 | Talks

2010 Zeng Fanzhi Seminar

2010.08.12 9:30 - 17:00 | Talks

Cai Guo-Qiang: Peasant da Vincis International Sem

2010.05.04 9:30 - 17:00 | Talks



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