Writing

  Considering the Border (Art) of the Transit Zone
Presented at the Trans : A Visual Culture Conference - University of Wisconsin - Madison - 2006
 
  Liminal Art in the Transit Zone
Published in Philament an online journal of the arts and culture
 
  The Transit Zone : Excluded Space and Art
Presented at the AAANZ: Art Association of Australia and New Zealand Conference - Monash University Melbourne - 2006
 
   
 

Through the Transit Zone : between here and there
PhD Thesis, Melissa Laing, 2008

      Contents.pdf
      Introduction.pdf
      Chapter1.pdf
      Chapter2.pdf
      Chapter3.pdf
      Chapter4.pdf
      Chapter5.pdf
      Conclusion_bibliography.pdf

 
   
  Air Travel and Omnipresent Disaster (pdf 68Kb)
Published in Crossing Cultures: Conflict, Migration and Convergence - 2009 - Proceedings of the 32nd Congress of the International Committee of the History of Art (CIHA) - Miegunyah Press - Melbourne University - Australia
 
  Managing Our Fear of Disaster Through Simulation (pdf 80 Kb)
Presented at the AAANZ: Art Association of Australia and New Zealand Conference - ANU - Canberra - 26 to 28 November 2009 - Session 15: Real Emergency: Art And The Crises Of The Contemporary World
 
  Museums in Transit: An Examination of the Growing Collaboration Between Museums and Airports (pdf 112 Kb) Presented at the AAANZ: Art Association of Australia and New Zealand Conference - ANU - Canberra - 26 to 28 November 2009 - Contemporary Space in Crisis  
  Catalogue Text on Simon Glaister for the exhibition ‘I try to help them give form to the many options available to them.’ curated by Daniel Munn at A Centre For Art  
  Melissa Laing,(2011) In My Empty House, Studies in Material Thinking, Volume 05, (Im)materialising Time http://www.materialthinking.org/papers/51  
  Melissa Laing (2012), Under a Flag, in Bruce E. Phillips and Rebecca Lal (eds) 2012 What do You Mean We?, (Auckland: Te Tuhi Centre for the Arts) download pdf here  
  Melissa Laing (2012) 'Introduction' and 'Negotiating an ethical commons of expression' in Melissa Laing (ed) 978-0-9864650-5-5 (Auckland: ST PAUL St Publishing) (pdf of essays 220 kb)  
  Melissa Laing (2015) 'Being here, with you' in Rebecca Lal (ed) Unstuck in Time: After (Auckland: Te Tuhi Centre for the Arts) download pdf here  
  Melissa Laing (2015) 'Out at Sea' Pantograph Punch, 04/06/2015 http://pantograph-punch.com/post/Out-at%20Sea-On-Taking-a-Year-off-and-Building-a-Boat  
  Melissa Laing (2015) 'Displacing, Detaching: Good and Bad Refugees in Fortress NZ', Pantograph Punch 16/09/2015 http://pantograph-punch.com/post/displacing-detaching-fortress-nz  
  Melissa Laing (2016) Review: Free Happiness, Pantograph Punch, 15/08/2016 http://pantograph-punch.com/post/review-free-happiness  


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