Two Houses is an exhibition featuring works from the collections of Dr John Chia and Yeap Lam Yang.
Based in Singapore, both Chia and Yeap are said to have assembled significant collections of contemporary art over 20 and 30 years, respectively.
The exhibition features 40 works by 35 artists. They are Aida Makoto, Alfredo & Isabel Aquilizan, Elmer Borlongan, Chang Fee Ming, Dadang Christanto, Tiffany Chung, John Clang, eX de Medici, Heri Dono, Le Quang Hua, FX Harsono, Jeremy Hiah, Ho Rui An, Michael Lee, Lee Wen, Li Shurui, Phuan Thai Meng, Sopheap Pich, Qiu Zhijie, Alwin Reamillo, Chanelle Rose, José Santos III, Hiraki Sawa, Semsar Siahaan, Shi Hu, Shooshie Sulaiman, Manit Sriwanichpoom, Sun Xun, Tang Dixin, Inga Svala Thorsdottir & Wu Shanzhuan, Natee Utarit, Vandy Rattana, Wong Hoy Cheong, Zai Kuning, Robert Zhao Renhui.
The works are said to explore the theme of ‘political connections’—social justice, labour politics, human rights and freedoms, nationhood and the mechanisms of government.
The show opens on July 20 at 6.30pm.