Open to Interpretation

Open to Interpretation

WHEN
22 – 30 January 2021
VENUE
Online
ADMISSION
Free Admission
WEBSITE
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC8lkXtsFJwK_61WCfBn3hGg

Open to Interpretation

The Asian Art Institutum, in collaboration with Gasworks, London, presents Open to Interpretation

Mentored by co-curators Alessio Antoniolli, Gasworks, London and Wells Fray-Smith, Whitechapel Gallery, London, as well as social media experts, five Singaporean contemporary artists are invited to conceptualise and create 3-minute videos exploring the resonance and impact of the online platform. These specially commissioned digital artworks will be presented on Asian Art Institutum’s Youtube channel.

Image courtesy of the Asian Art Institutum.
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Exhibition
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Exhibition
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