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1st Singapore Biennale
4 September - 12 November 2006

Singapore / 2006

Overview of dates and facts


4 September - 12 November 2006
Vernissage days: 1 - 3 September
>> see the program



About the Biennale and the theme, see:
- Interview with Lee Suan Hiang, CEO National Arts Council, Chairman of the SB 2006 Steering Committee
- Interview with Low Kee Hong, general manager
- Interview with Fumio Nanjo, artistic director
- Introduction


Artistic Director:

Fumio Nanjo
Japan, Biography
>> Interview


Curatorial team:

Roger McDonald
Japan, Biography

Eugene Tan
Singapore, Biography

Sharmini Pereira
Sri Lanka/Great Britain, Biography



95 artists and groups
List of participants, including direct access to the works



16 exhibition venues
Museums, for art until now not used venues, religious sites, public space, etc.

The exhibition venues in the context of the city:
>> Singapore City Tour



>> see the program of events

In preparation of the Biennale, series of meetings, events, press conferences and other gatherings of the Biennale team with art specialists, representants of the media, the interested public, etc.

The Biennale Complex
Symposium of organizers and curators of Biennials. Organized by: ifa (Germany), AICA Singapore, Universes in Universe, ICA Lasalle-SIA.



National Arts Council (NAC)

in partnership with
National Heritage Board (NHB)



Low Kee Hong
General Manager, Singapore Biennale

Singapore Biennale Secretariat
The Adelphi
1 Coleman Street #05-06
Singapore 179803

Tel.: (+65) 6837 9270
Fax: (+65) 6837 3654

Email: info@singaporebiennale.org





Press releases:

Newsroom, website of the Biennale


Travel bookings:

Singapore Biennale 2006
and other Asian Biennales during this time.
>> Partner agency



Special exhibitions:

Telah Terbit (Out Now)
South East Asian Art Practices During the 1970s
Singapore Art Museum
Curator: Ahmad Mashadi

Public Art Project
Curator: Fumio Nanjo



Parallel exhibitions:

The Second Dance Song
New Contemporaries
Earl Lu Gallery, LASALLE-SIA College of the Arts
Organized by the Institute of Contemporary Arts
Curator: June Yap




This overview has been compiled from information that we received from the organizers. We do not assume responsibility regarding the correctness of this information. See the Disclaimer.
Gerhard Haupt and Pat Binder, Universes in Universe


Singapore / 2006