Over 161 Works by 63 Artists from 30 Countries Featured at the Singapore Biennale


SINGAPORE.- The third edition of the Singapore Biennale (SB2011) opens its doors to the public from 13 March to 15 May 2011. Led by Artistic Director Matthew Ngui and curators Russell Storer and Trevor Smith, SB2011 is organised by the Singapore Art Museum (SAM) of the National Heritage Board and supported by the National Arts Council, Singapore. The works are presented across four exhibition venues – SAM and SAM at 8Q, the National Museum of Singapore, the Old Kallang Airport and Marina Bay. A selection of 63 artists from 30 countries has been invited to participate this year, with a total of over 151 works exhibited under the title Open House. Open House is conceived not as a theme but as an invitation into contemporary art practices. It examines the tearing down of boundaries between the public and private, and the manner in which differences are bridged through interaction and exchanges between these thresh