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“Acknowledging the agency of more-than-humans or non-humans, and considering them as being more important than us humans, is a thought-provoking practice.”

animation, film, installations, performance

“Everyone at the table has a different line of reasoning, and they present their own version of the story. I really believe that these multiple versions reflect how most people think about issues such as political matters, for example.”

animation, archaeology, found objects, graphic design, installations, internet art

“We have a desire to make art that does not exist only as art. We want to incorporate cultural and social aspects, cartoons, songs, and all sorts of media into our work.”

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On Holding Space is a commemorative publication. It examines various ecologies of generosity and hospitality. How can creating, sharing and holding space colour the way in which we make art, relate to one another, and encounter art?

The publication brings together new interviews, commissioned artworks, and poetry. It features the practices and works of artists and cultural practitioners—including Sonia Kwek, Joanne Pang, Charmaine Poh, Marla Bendini, Pey Chuan Tan, Rifqi Amirul Rosli, PURE EVER, Aki Hassan, and Jollin Tan.

Mushroomed is a series of conversations around art making, artistic networks and ecosystems. Sit in on conversations with artists and cultural practitioners. Produced in collaboration with Singapore Community Radio, listen to your favourite episodes over and over again on Spotify.

• Full list of episodes and transcripts

Object Lessons Space is an art historical archive and platform that documents conversations with artists, writers, and curators.

Through our work, we hope to create nuanced, sensitive and intersectional dialogue around art. In a cultural landscape where content is often driven by social media’s frenzied pace, we are committed towards facilitating honest conversations and slow consumption for our readers.

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