September 24 – November 30, 2018
Hitomi Hasegawa is a curator and a founding director of Moving Image Archive of Contemporary Art (MIACA). She lives and works in Hong Kong. Hasegawa has curated various exhibitions at international venues such as Dallas Contemporary, Crow Museum of Asian Art in Dallas, Kunsthalle Dusseldorf, Mistetskiy Arsenal, National Art Museum in Kiev, Skulpturen Hus in Stockholm, and others. In 2010, Hasegawa was a visiting researcher of the Asia Art Archive in Hong Kong with the grant from the Japanese Government Overseas Program. She is a member of the Arts in Society Forum of Tokyo University and is a PhD candidate in the Academy of Fine Arts Vienna.
150 years of diplomatic relations between Austria and Japan give reason for this project, that combines a curatorial residency and an exhibition at das weisse haus in spring 2019 that refers to these bilateral relations.