CATEGORY
Installation
LOCATION
Westgate (L1 Fashion High Street) and Canopy @ J Link
SCHEDULE
9 - 26 Nov 2017 at 10:00 - 22:00
EVENT DETAILS
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.