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Artist-in-Residence, Exhibition

DECK A.i.R #04: A Solo Exhibition by Hu Qiren – Dunman Higher

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DECK is proud to announce the opening of our fourth edition of Artist-in-Residency Exhibition! (A.i.R #04) Join us at the opening night of Hu Qiren’s solo exhibition at DECK on the 7th of August, at 7pm. Admission is free, refreshments will be provided.

This exhibition marks the first Singapore solo presentation of works by Hu Qiren (b. 1983, Singapore).

Employing satire to examine critical issues of our time, Qiren creates videos and installations that offer a subjective reading of contemporary life in Singapore.

Similar to other works in Qiren’s practice, the narratives and systems in his latest showcase interweave seemly disparate timelines into one another, forming a new language as a result.

The title of the show, Dunman Higher (2019), draws inspiration from Qiren’s personal experience with the ceaseless obsession with progress as comfort and the interconnectedness of cause and effect structures that complicate the notion of social consciousness and the production of value.

Together, the introspective works in the exhibition trace 3 major chapters of Qiren’s life and reveal how subtle shifting of the way we illustrate stories can challenge dominant social dogmas.

7th August 2019, 7pm
Admission is Free, Refreshments will be provided

Exhibition Opening Hours
Gallery 1 and 2
Tuesday to Saturday | 12nn – 7pm
Sunday | 12nn – 5pm

Event Information

7 August 2019, 7:00pm
4 September 2019, 7:00pm
DECK Gallery 1 & 2
120A Prinsep Street
Singapore, 187937 Singapore
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