Visiting Fellow - Asialink Arts Management Residency Programme
(December 2002 – March 2003)
Amanda McDonald Crowley was Associate Director of the 2002 Adelaide Festival of Arts, prior to which she was Director of the Australian Network for Art and Technology (ANAT). She has been involved in electronic arts and multimedia since the mid-1980's. She undertook a series of lectures and workshops on curatorial practice in the new media field and also helped initiate regional and international networks at Sarai. Her residency was supported by the Asialink Residency Programme of the Australia India Council and the Australia Council.
Recipient - Anne & Gordon Samstag International Visual Arts Scholarship
(January – March 2003)
Astra Howard is currently researching the transitional nature of urban public space environments. She chose Beijing, Paris, New York and Delhi as sites for comparative analysis research. At Sarai she observed and recorded transitory public space interactions through text/sketching, photographs, sound and video recordings. She developed a site-specific performance in a busy public area in Delhi and presented this as well as her earlier work at Sarai.