Singaporean artists to helm major overseas festivals in Taiwan and India

Singaporean artist Shubigi Rao (above) will helm the fifth edition of the Kochi-Muziris Biennale in India, while Ho Tzu Nyen is co-curating the Asian Art Biennial in Taiwan with Taiwanese artist Hsu Chia-wei.
Singaporean artist Shubigi Rao (above) will helm the fifth edition of the Kochi-Muziris Biennale in India, while Ho Tzu Nyen is co-curating the Asian Art Biennial in Taiwan with Taiwanese artist Hsu Chia-wei.PHOTOS: COURTESY OF HO TZU NYEN AND HSU CHIA-WEI, ST FILE
Singaporean artist Shubigi Rao (left) will helm the fifth edition of the Kochi-Muziris Biennale in India, while Ho Tzu Nyen (right) is co-curating the Asian Art Biennial in Taiwan with Taiwanese artist Hsu Chia-wei (far right).
Singaporean artist Shubigi Rao (left) will helm the fifth edition of the Kochi-Muziris Biennale in India, while Ho Tzu Nyen (right) is co-curating the Asian Art Biennial in Taiwan with Taiwanese artist Hsu Chia-wei (far right).
Singaporean artist Shubigi Rao will helm the fifth edition of the Kochi-Muziris Biennale in India, while Ho Tzu Nyen is co-curating the Asian Art Biennial in Taiwan with Taiwanese artist Hsu Chia-wei (above).
Singaporean artist Shubigi Rao will helm the fifth edition of the Kochi-Muziris Biennale in India, while Ho Tzu Nyen is co-curating the Asian Art Biennial in Taiwan with Taiwanese artist Hsu Chia-wei (above).

Two major international art festivals have chosen Singaporean artists to curate their next editions.

Ho Tzu Nyen is co-curating the Asian Art Biennial in Taiwan, running from October to February next year, while Shubigi Rao will helm the fifth edition of the Kochi-Muziris Biennale in India, which launches in December next year.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on May 21, 2019, with the headline 'Singaporean artists to helm major overseas festivals'. Print Edition | Subscribe