SG : Translocality

TRANSLOCALITY
TAKSU Singapore, 15 April – 4 May 2013

TAKSU SG and OCBC are pleased to present TRANSLOCALITY, a collaborative exhibition by three young Malaysian artists: Najib Ahmad Bamadhaj, Khairul Izham and Hafidz Shabri.

The sense of Translocality, in this context, does not actually perpetuate the idea of a physical change in geographical allocation; rather, the elements expressed within the artworks create an avenue through which it becomes possible for the viewers to rethink Urbanity.

The concept of Translocality unravels to become a common language amongst the trio and the inherent in the paintings presented. The imageries incites one to perceive the disparate landscapes of modern age, in juxtaposition to a historical past seemingly forgotten. The works by our young Malaysian artists illustrates and serves as a nostalgic marker for a remembered history of a place, in order to understand urbanity backwards.


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Exhibition Venue:
OCBC Banking Hall @ 65 Chulia Street
Lobby Level Banking Hall

Exhibition runs from 15 April – 4 May

Opening reception on Wednesday, 17 April, 6.30 – 8.30pm
RSVP to sing@taksu.com by 16 April.

TAKSU Singapore
43 Jalan Merah Saga
#01-72 Workloft @ Chip Bee
Singapore 278115
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Gallery Hours:
Tuesday to Saturday 10am – 7pm
Sunday 12pm – 6pm

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