Category Archive: Video Art

A Forage into the Heart of Gentrified Tiong Bahru

by Cheryl Lim Xin Rong May’s Open House! at Tiong Bahru addressed its visitors’ innate voyeuristic need to peep into private spaces. Quite an over-subscribed event, I found myself amongst those bent on… Continue reading

Looking Inwards

BY CANPHYLIA PANG Speak To Me, Walk With Me. As the title suggests, Amanda Heng’s most recent exhibition is one of few contemporary art shows that invites the participation of the audience in a… Continue reading

Fifteen minutes of Warhol

BY YAP JIA EN Warhol loved the fake and the superficial. He adored everything plastic; he even wished he were plastic. In a way, the exhibition at the Art Science Museum was just… Continue reading

Confusion Illusion

BY DIANA THAM The sign outside the glass door covered with black drapery warns viewers of what was to be expected: a video installation, some glass panels, and be confusion. In Psychology, we… Continue reading

Chapters of Unknowing

BY TIAN XINNI 1 The cloud of unknowing is complex. It is intricate. It is also intertwined with metaphors and meaning that creates dialectic conversations within the work. It is impossible to give… Continue reading

Smoke, Sea and Mirrors

BY ALFONSUS WONG The Light, it burns alright. It was at the ‘Chimera’ exhibition at the Singapore Art Museum that I encountered Li Hui’s dangerous looking V, Tabimo’s calming Midnight Sea and both… Continue reading

The (Digital) Future of Imagination?

BY TEOW YUE HAN Loo Zihan painstaking edited the documentation of Cane over several weeks to deliver his promise of making it accessible online, to feed hungry netizens like myself. We wanted to… Continue reading