In Celebration of Singapore’s 50th, Sundaram Tagore Gallery Turns the Spotlight on Local Artists
As Singapore celebrates its 50th year of independence from Malaysia, Sundaram Tagore Gallery delves into local culture this fall with its presentation of “Dear Painter.” Organized by independent curator June Yap, this exhibition features works by nine Singaporean artists specially commissioned for the occasion.
For the exhibition, the Singapore-based Yap chose to focus on artists who paint—sometimes in ways that push well beyond the boundaries of the canvas. If the exhibition’s title is familiar, it’s because Yap borrowed it from German artist
Among the standouts is
“Dear Painter” is on view at Sundaram Tagore Gallery, Singapore, Sept. 4 – Oct. 25, 2015.