Title: Pulp III: A Short Biography of the Banished Book
Commissioner: National Arts Council Singapore (NAC)
Curator: Ute Meta Bauer
Exhibitor: Shubigi Rao
The first-ever women-led team to represent Singapore at the 59th Venice Biennale features artist Shubigi Rao and curator Ute Meta Bauer, who presents “Pulp III: A Short Biography of the Banished Book“. The exhibition is the midpoint of Shubigi Rao’s 10-year project “Pulp“, which explores the history of book destruction and its impact on the future of knowledge. Rao reflects on the persistence of endangered languages and the role of written sources in shaping the truth, shedding a light on the importance of access to knowledge through the centuries.
Arsenale – Sale d’Armi
Apr 23 – Sept 25 Tue – Sun, 11am – 7pm
Sept 27 – Nov 27 Tue – Sun, 10am – 6pm