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1st Singapore Biennale
4 September - 12 November 2006

Symposium: The Biennale Complex

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Saigon Open City



Saigon Open City is a long-term art and cultural project consisting of exhibitions and special events that will run within a two years period 2006 - 2008. It is organized by Saigon Open City (SOC) Co., a non-profit organization. In the recent years, SOC Co. has done significant works in preparing the art infrastructure in Ho Chi Minh, working with the city government and other institutions, and introducing contemporary art to the community through lectures, exhibitions, studios programs and conferences. It will address the significance of modern and contemporary art, looking at visual strategies and historical contexts in Vietnam from the liberation period up until the present.  Saigon Open City is funded by a number of organizations such as the Ford Foundation and the American Centre Foundation.

Curated by Gridthiya Gaweewong and Rirkrit Tiravanija.



Date: 2006 - 2008

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Symposium: The Biennale Complex