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Other activities of OutPost 89: M.E.L.T.ING Project

In addition to the exhibition in MOCA Taipei, we also participated in the following activities:

What is the Foundation of Social Change? in Howl Space (Tainan), on 3 May, from 3-11pm – We spoke on Artistic Practice in Singapore’s Renaissance and hosted a ghost story telling event.

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Dialogue as Method in MOCA Taipei, on 17 May, from 10am-5.30pm – We participated in a dialogue session, with Chen-Wei Lin and Je-Yu Li, entitled The Ethics of Listening to the Deceased: Bukit Brown Cemetery x Liuzhangli Mass Grave.

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There’s one more dialogue session coming up on 12 Jun, entitled The Politics of Remembering in Singapore vs The Aesthetics of Oblivion in Taiwan, with Dr Liew Kai Khiun and Fang-Tze Hsu. Do catch it if you can!

Bukit Brown Index in OutPost 89: M.E.L.T.ING Project

Here are some images of our artworks on show in MOCA Taipei:

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Bukit Brown Index #108. List of Names of the Deceased to be Exhumed to Make Way for the New 8-Lane Road through Bukit Brown and Seh Ong Cemeteries (Unclaimed Tombs as of 1 March 2013) (detail view)

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Bukit Brown Index #109: Brownies at Their Chosen Spots in Bukit Brown

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Bukit Brown Index #110: Brownies at Their Chosen Spots in Bukit Brown

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Bukit Brown Index #111: Supernatural Map of Bukit Brown

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Bukit Brown Index #73: GhostFilesSG: Ghosts of Bukit Brown Cemetery

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Bukit Brown Index #112: Bukit Brown Scene 5 (2014)

The exhibition is on till 28 June 2015 and admission is free; so do go to see it if you can!

Setting up OutPost 89: M.E.L.T.ING Project

We were recently in Taiwan for OutPost 89: M.E.L.T.ING Project.

M.E.L.T.ING Project is a one-year conversation and exhibition project, curated by Yves Chun-Ta Chiu. We are showing Bukit Brown Index in the exhibition which is currently taking place in MOCA Taipei (15 May – 28 June). More info on the exhibition here.

Here are some images of us setting up Bukit Brown Index #108. List of Names of the Deceased to be Exhumed to Make Way for the New 8-Lane Road through Bukit Brown and Seh Ong Cemeteries (Unclaimed Tombs as of 1 March 2013):

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We would like to thank 邱俊達, 李若玫, 張瓊如, 林老板, 王雪妮, 張懿, 李國豪, 謝靜榆, 黃任斌, 宋哲瑋, 賴士琦, 陳莉婷 for their support and assistance in making the exhibition possible.

Also, special thanks to 蕭麗虹老師 and 竹圍工作室 for the wonderful stay in Taipei, and congrats again on the 20th anniversary of BCS!

The Bukit Brown Index in Unearthed

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A part of our artwork The Bukit Brown Index is on show in Unearthed, the first group exhibition in Singapore Art Museum under the helm of new Director Susie Lingham.

Unearthed seeks to investigate our relationship with Earth and the natural world, and charts SAM’s new direction in encompassing and presenting projects and practices where art intersects with other disciplines and modalities. Other artists in the exhibition include Lucy Davis, Debbie Ding, Isabelle Desjeux, Ho Tzu Nyen, and Robert Zhao Renhui.

It’s free admission for Singaporeans and PRs; from 21 March to 6 July 2014.
More info here.

Do go check it out!