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Post-Spectacles: A Conversation About A Conversation

“(Goh) Sze (Ying) interviews Sharon (Chin) about taking part in APT8 (8th Asia Pacific Triennial of Contemporary Art). This is a sharing and dialogue session in the form of an interview between Sze and Sharon. You can listen quietly or take part in the conversation. You’ll be seated around us (pretty close! See drawing in the event photo).” (source) A small zine, […]

KataKatha: Artists’ Session

In November I participated as an audience member and observer of KataKatha: Southeast Asian Conversations on Culture and the Arts, a regional initiative by Maybank Kim Eng, supported by Maybank Foundation, conceptualised and curated in collaboration with PUSAKA. The following post covers three short talks presented by sculptor Agnes Arellano of the Philippines, photographer Geraldine Kang of Singapore, and multidisciplinary artist […]

KataKatha: Southeast Asian Conversations on Culture and the Arts

In November I was invited to observe closed door discussions happening as part of KataKatha: Southeast Asian Conversations on Culture and the Arts, a regional initiative by Maybank Kim Eng, supported by Maybank Foundation, conceptualised and curated in collaboration with PUSAKA. The following article combines notes and observations from two sessions held on two different days – Cosmopolitans, Polyglots, and the Creative […]

Kita Mahsuri

Kita Mahsuri by Malaysian Archive of History, Storytelling, Urban-Legends Research Institute (M.A.H.S.U.R.I.) Written by Jac SM Kee, Liyana Dizzy, Pang Khee Teik, Syar S. Alia Performed by Daman Harun, Liyana Dizzy, Pang Khee Teik, Syar S. Alia Production managed by Hazri Haili First presented at Suatukala, Langkawi, 6 Dec 2015 Arrival of Mahsuri She wants to swallow the light of […]