Ho Tzu Nyen Wins Art Prize
Singaporean artist Ho Tzu Nyen received the Asia Pacific Breweries Foundation Signature Art Prize for his video installation Pythagoras (2013), which is on view at the Singapore Art Museum through March 15. Ho’s video installation The Cloud of Unknowing (2011) was featured in the Guggenheim’s presentation of No Country in 2013.
No Country Wins Prudential Eye Award
Inaugural MAP exhibition No Country: Contemporary Art for South and Southeast Asia recently won Best Exhibition of Asian Contemporary Art in the 2015 Prudential Eye Awards. Curator June Yap accepted the award at a ceremony in Singapore.
No Country Continues Online
Following successful No Country: Contemporary Art for South and Southeast Asia exhibitions in New York, Hong Kong, and Singapore, you can continue to follow No Country artists including Sheela Gowda, The Propeller Group, and Navin Rawanchaikul on their artist pages, which feature slideshows, Q&As, videos, and more. And be sure to check out the blogs, MAP Navigator, and calendar to stay abreast of MAP happenings.
Filmed during the exhibition’s run in New York, No Country’s curator June Yap outlines its themes and aims, and discusses a selection of the featured artworks.
June Yap, Guggenheim UBS MAP Curator, South and Southeast Asia, describes the program’s goal of establishing a dialogue between regions through exhibitions, educational programs, and additions to the museum’s collection.