Aaron Seeto gives an overview on what it takes to build a museum, curate and preserve art in Indonesia, and the efforts to make it accessible within the society.
About the speaker
The Director of Museum MACAN, Aaron Seeto, has a vast experience working to
advance the goals of contemporary arts organisations and curating significant
exhibitions of artists from the Asia and Pacific regions. Seeto was formerly Curatorial
Manager of Asian and Pacific Art, at Queensland Art Gallery | Gallery of Modern Art
in Brisbane, Australia where he led the curatorial team at the eighth Asia Pacific
Triennial of Contemporary Art (APT8) in 2015. For eight years prior, he was the
Director of Sydney’s ground-breaking 4A Centre for Contemporary Asian Art.