Bridget Tracy Tan, Director, Institute of Southeast Asian Arts & Arts Galleries, Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts, Singapore
19 Sep 2012
Objectifs – Centre for Photography and Filmmaking, 56A Arab Street Singapore 199753
Public talk – Snapshots and mandalas: Photography and modernity in Southeast Asia
The talk will share perspectives on photography as a practice and an art in Southeast Asia. The notion of modernity will be explored comparatively, employing examples in the field of art history, and will illuminate some less well-known approaches to appreciating photography in the region.
Bridget Tracy Tan is Director of the Institute of Southeast Asian Arts & Arts Galleries at Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts, Singapore.
This event will also feature an exhibition of a selection of works submitted to the EU Centre’s photography competition, as well as the prize presentation ceremony.