Singapore at Expo 2020: Film-maker's call to action

Multimedia artist Brian Gothong Tan, who has worked on four expo events for Singapore pavilions in the past 11 years, says this time is different.
Multimedia artist Brian Gothong Tan, who has worked on four expo events for Singapore pavilions in the past 11 years, says this time is different.PHOTO: SEAN LEE

Award-winning multimedia artist Brian Gothong Tan, who has worked on four expo events for Singapore pavilions in the past 11 years, says this time is different.

"This pavilion in Dubai is really quite special and unique because it has created in me a profound sense of how we humans can and must learn to live if we want our future generations to inhabit a world that is not destroyed by severe climate change," says the 41-year-old, who is known for his avant-garde works in theatre, film and installation art.

Please or to continue reading the full article.

Get unlimited access to all stories at $0.99/month
  • Latest headlines and exclusive stories
  • In-depth analyses and award-winning multimedia content
  • Get access to all with our no-contract promotional package at only $0.99/month for the first 3 months*

*Terms and conditions apply.