Via P.P.T. is the abbreviation for Presence Pressure Temptation. Artists in this project share their creation via power point slides respectively, which is the reason why this project is titled “via P.P.T.”. As time goes by, via P.P.T. is developed and carried on in other formalities such as outdoor cinema, symposium, workshop and so etc. Open Contemporary Art Center (OCAC) joined hands with Taipei Contemporary Art Foundation/Artist-in-Residence Taipei and named the project “via P.P.T. X AIR Taipei” in 2013. There have been five runs of event organized since, and OCAC, Taipei Artist Village and Treasure Hill Artist Village takes turn hosting the event. International artists who take residence in Taiwan temporarily are invited to the monthly via P.P.T. event where they present, discuss and exchange with Taiwanese artists and critiques about their works.

2015 10/03 - 2015 10/03

Exform-Taipei, the solo exhibition of Kosuke Ikeda, will soon be rounded off on Sunday, Oct. 4th, which implies Mr. Ikeda’s one-year project in Taiwan has come to the end of the period in Open Contemporary Art Center (OCAC). In memory of the event, a symposium is arranged to proceed on Sunday, Oct. 3rd, at 15:00, located in OCAC for artist sharing. The OCAC member, Lo Shih Tung, who has been engaged in short-term project in Burma, Japan and Malaysia over the past few years, and Rikey Tēnn, the founder of the cyber platform, No Man’s Land, are both the invited guests in this event .

2015 02/14 - 2015 02/14

Art and Communication: a Myanmar Experience" with Ilaria Benini (Flux Kit) Flux Kit is an independent organization based in Yangon (Myanmar). It is designed to create intercultural encounters and to record contemporary culture through a variety of curatorial projects, researches and artistic production. Its mission is to promote debate between people with...

2012 10/13 - 2012 10/13

On the occasion of the via P.P.T. salon #3, OCAC Bangkok has invited Hsu Chia-Wei , Taiwanese artist and Jakrawal Nilthamrong, Thai artist to introduce their works. Both of them focus on narration within history, voyage, and fiction to produce film and video work.

2012 09/12 - 2012 09/12

VIA P.P.T. (Presence Pressure Temptation) salons are an OCAC Bangkok’s program that invite OCAC members artists, artists from Thailand, Taiwan and abroad to introduce works, give lectures, do performances, etc. at the OCAC Bangkok space. There are about 12 salons during the OCAC Bangkok programs in Bangkok from August 2012 - January 2013.

2012 09/08 - 2012 09/08

VIA P.P.T. (Presence Pressure Temptation) salons are an OCAC Bangkok’s program that invite OCAC members artists, artists from Thailand, Taiwan and abroad to introduce works, give lectures, do performances, etc. at the OCAC Bangkok space. There are about 12 salons during the OCAC Bangkok runs programs in Bangkok from August 2012 - January 2013.