Less is more: The art of keeping it simple

Explore the roots and impact of the Minimalist art movement at a mega-exhibition at National Gallery Singapore and ArtScience Museum

Mention "minimalism" and one thinks of geometric objects, neutral colours and a life lived with few material possessions.

But a little-known fact about the 20th-century art movement, which radically changed how art was created and presented, is that it has its roots in Asia.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on November 20, 2018, with the headline 'Less is more'. Print Edition | Subscribe