International Conference on Applied and Creative Arts 2017
22nd - 23rd November
The International Conference on Applied and Creative Arts 2017 (ICACA) marks the fifth conference after 2006, 2008, 2011, and 2015. This conference is the flagship of Faculty of Applied and Creative Arts (FACA), Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS to provide a public space for intellectual discourse which brings together all our faculty members with scholars of art from the various local and international scenes. In addition, the conference also serve as a platform for scholars and researchers to establish network and relationship with art enthusiasts, art agencies, creative industries, non-governmental organizations, and with higher education institutions within and outside the country. Our Faculty is proud to organize the 5th ICACA 2017 with main sponsorship from PETRONAS Malaysia. The conference aims to achieve three main objectives, namely;
1. To be a forum for educators, researchers, designers, policy makers, implementers, artists, students, and community leaders to meet and discuss various issues concerned with public arts.
2. To share insights, discoveries, and new explorations in aspects of research, work process, management and marketing of various genres of art through the journal.
3. To continue FACA’s efforts as an arts school which shows her continued support for art practices through conferences and scholarly research as well as publications of quality.