Seminar – Open Prize 2007

During her curatorial residency Emiko Kato (Japan) was able to join the Art Gene Open Prize 2007 selection panel.

At the seminar for the opening of the Art Gene Open Prize 2007 Emiko made a presentation featuring recent projects she has been involved in curating in Tokyo. Entitled ‘Art and Society’ her presentation focused on how art and artists can become effective catalysts for change through working from within and as part of the communities in which they live and work.

Stuart Bastik also made a presentation about Art Gene’s recent projects in the social, natural and built environment.