Ow Yeong Wai Kit
Art X Poetry Exhibition: A Journey Down the Singapore River
30 Oct — 30 Nov 2022 10AM — 9PM Daily National Library Building 100 Victoria Street Level 9 Promenade Free Entry
Exhibition Launch: Poetry Readings
30 Oct 2022, 4.00 — 5.30 PM
Come listen to poets like Anne Lee Tzu Pheng, Theophi Kwek, Aaron Lee, Eric Tinsay Valles, Ow Yeong Wai Kit, Shilpa Dikshit Thapliyal, Bharathi Moorthiappan, Muhammad Khairool Haque and many others read poetry inspired by the beautiful paintings of MG Kumar. Then admire the art collection for yourself.
Gallery Tour by Migrant Poets
13 Nov 2022, 4.00 — 5.30 PM
Meet the migrant poets behind some of the poems featured in this exhibition. Each poet will personally take you through the gallery, sharing about their own voyage and stories as you journey together down the river.
Panel Discussion: Stories of Home
27 Nov 2022, 4.00 — 5.30 PM
Join our interdisciplinary panellists, Theophilus Kwek (poet), MG Kumar (painter), Dr Ann Ang (lecturer in literature education) and Dr Ken Mizusawa (lecturer & playwright), as they discuss the role of art in faithfully retelling the stories of home.
Do register at: ArtPoetryExhibition.peatix.com
Hope to see you there!