Art of Gift in Cross-Cultural Exchanges

  • 9.30am - 6.30pm

  • Edinburgh College of Art Main Building, Board Room (L05)
    74 Lauriston Place
    EH3 9DF

This workshop aims to discuss the narratives conveyed through the art of gifts in the cross-cultural context, addressing to the issues such as artists and their socialising media; the misinterpretation and translation; the industry of art gift-making; trade and market; sovereignty and power that demonstrated through the choice of gifts and illustrations.

Any enquiries, please contact the organiser, Dr Chia-Ling Yang (

Free admission with limited space. Please RSVP by emailing Dr Li-Heng Hsu ( by 10 January 2020.