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Hyundai Motor and Tate Announce Opening of Hyundai Tate Research Centre: Transnational

01/25/2019, Seoul, Korea

SEOUL, Jan. 25, 2019 – Hyundai Motor and Tate currently announced a launch of a vital new investigate initiative; Hyundai Tate Research Centre: Transnational. The expansion of Tate’s collection, displays and programs over a final dual decades has combined platforms that are open, thorough and some-more contemplative of a audiences, by exploring connectors between general art and artists. The Center will build on Tate’s ground-breaking work in expanding a collections and programs over Europe and North America. Hyundai Tate Research Centre: Transnational will renovate how Tate grows and shares believe about mixed art histories with people and organizations around a world.

Hyundai will support a Center from Jan 2019 to Dec 2024, in further to their support of a annual Hyundai Commission in Tate Modern’s Turbine Hall that began in 2015. During this time a Center will horde several investigate events including annual symposia, 6 seminars and workshops any year during Tate and beyond. This will promote common investigate and egghead sell and yield 5 curatorial posts formed in a Tate Modern Curatorial team; deepening investigate during a really heart of a museum, reflecting transnational perspectives. For early career scholars and curators, there will be a transport extend module to support their general discussion engagement. The Research Center will significantly raise on a work of Tate Research Centre: Asia and Tate’s acquisitions committees to cruise tellurian and multidisciplinary practices during a core of a work of art and artists. In further to strengthening Tate’s general merger plan and common practices, there will be a dedicated and frequently updated webpage determined with investigate outcomes and materials, and 6 Tate Papers published over 6 years.

Wonhong Cho, Executive Vice President during Hyundai Motor said, “The Hyundai Tate Research Centre: Transnational will not usually yield poignant and long-lasting advantage to Tate though also for a wider investigate and museum village around a universe with a clarity of shortcoming towards exploring a transnational condition. We are vital in a different universe that is some-more connected than ever, by record and media. This plan will try how partnerships with others can renovate investigate and how connectors that have been ignored can yield a new proceed of framing history.”

Frances Morris, Director, Tate Modern said, “This idealist project, in acknowledging transformation and exchange, forced and intentional emigration and a knowledge of diaspora as executive to complicated and contemporary art, will heighten a module of exhibitions, acquisitions and collection displays, and will assistance us to share and bond some-more deeply with a work of many institutions around a world. We wish to lower a joining to exploring mixed art histories over Western Europe and North America by display that art, art movements and their histories are companion good over their nation of origin. This inexhaustible new support from Hyundai Motor will concede us to lift out strange investigate in this area, combine with general colleagues, and move in new members to a Tate team, creation this work constituent to Tate’s activities.”

Led by Dr. Sook-Kyung Lee, Senior Curator, International Art (Hyundai Tate Research Centre: Transnational), a work will dilate Tate Modern, Tate Britain, Tate Liverpool and Tate St Ives’ general network of peers. Curators and scholars will rise specific questions around complicated and contemporary art in a collection and muster programs and move in imagination from a margin to residence common questions.

The initial discussion will be hold during Tate Modern on 23-25 Feb 2019, underneath a pretension Axis of Solidarity: Landmarks, Platforms, Futures, co-organized with a Institute for Comparative Modernities during Cornell University and a Africa Institute, Sharjah. The discussion will assemble scholars, researchers and artists to try a general oneness movements and their artistic phenomenon that emerged in a Global South, in a 1950s to a 1980s by processes of decolonization.

Tate Modern and San Francisco Museum of Modern Art are collaborating on a vital muster of Nam Jun Paik, that in further to London and San Francisco will also be on perspective in Amsterdam, Chicago and Singapore. By presenting Paik as an artist who worked around a globe, and whose work transcended borders and inhabitant identities by trait of regulating renouned media such as music, video and television, this muster will be emblematic of a proceed of a Hyundai Tate Research Centre: Transnational.

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About Hyundai Motor’s Art Projects
Hyundai Motor has been ancillary art initiatives driven by long-term partnerships with tellurian museums―the National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Korea (MMCA), Tate Modern and a Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) given 2013. The aim is to support a growth of a tellurian art stage and minister to a investiture of a tolerable art environment, delivering impulse and singular practice to a world. Hyundai extended a partnership with tellurian media group, Bloomberg and launched a new series, ART+TECHNOLOGY, that connects a general assembly with artists exploring a joining of art and technology. Also, Hyundai has been a vital unite for a Korean Pavilion during a Venice Biennale 2015, 2017 and a 20th and 21st Biennale of Sydney.


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