Singaporean artists to helm two major art biennales in Taiwan and India

Ho Tzu Nyen (left) will co-curate the Asian Art Biennial in Taiwan, while Shubigi Rao will helm the fifth edition of the Kochi-Muziris Biennale in India.
Ho Tzu Nyen (left) will co-curate the Asian Art Biennial in Taiwan, while Shubigi Rao will helm the fifth edition of the Kochi-Muziris Biennale in India.PHOTOS: ST FILE

SINGAPORE - Two major international art festivals have chosen Singaporean artists to curate their next editions. Ho Tzu Nyen co-curates the Asian Art Biennial in Taiwan, running from October to next February, while Shubigi Rao will helm the fifth edition of the Kochi-Muziris Biennale in India, which launches in December next year (2020).

The Asian Art Biennial has been held since 2007 at the National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts in Taichung, and attracted around 313,000 visitors at the last edition in 2017. The Kochi-Muziris Biennale started in 2012 in the port city of Kochi and attracted over 600,000 visitors in the 2016/2017 edition.

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