Westgate (L1 Fashion High Street) and Canopy @ J Link
Conceived and devised by critically acclaimed writers Pooja Nansi
and Daryl Qilin Yam, .txt comprises two text-based visual arts
installations inspired by Jurong and its surroundings, drawing
materials from existing texts, interviews and original writings.
Located at Jurong East, the installations explore the interaction
between language and its specific localities, bringing to attention
the peculiar aspects of the Jurong neighbourhood.
A commission for Arts in Your Neighbourhood.
ABOUT THE ARTIST
Pooja Nansi's work has been described as "unflinching, lyrical and
quietly honest". Author of two collections of poetry, Stiletto Scars
and Love is An Empty Barstool, she was the writer for the NAC-NTU
Writer in Residence (2015-2016) and a recipient of the National Arts
Council's Young Artist Award in 2016. She is also Singapore’s first
Youth Poet Ambassador.