art naming 奇能
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singapore/taiwan



education

2015-19
Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Arts & Humanities
Yale-NUS, Singapore
2018
School of Visual Arts, Manhattan, New York
School of the Alternative, Black Mountain, North Carolina
(née Black Mountain College)


residency/research

@5151drama
Taichung, Taiwan
Cinemovement LAB VI in Solo, Indonesia
Cinemovement Ltd
Studio Plesungan, Solo, Indonesia
2018
City as Site: Performance and Social Interventions
School of Visual Arts, Manhattan, New York
School of the Alternative, Black Mountain, North Carolina
(née Black Mountain College)
Dance Nucleus associate member
Sailing the Balangay: Seafaring in the Philippine Islands
National University of Singapore, Singapore
Ateneo de Manila University, Quezon City, Philippines
2017
KUNSTGUT Academy of Fine Arts, Berlin, Germany


group exhibition/festival

2020
da:ns festival 2020 Open Call
Esplanade - Theatres on the Bay, Singapore
Timeline — a mini show
群島國際藝術園區 Islands International Art Park

2019
undo: Arts & Humanities Capstone (graduation) Festival
Yale-NUS
A Sign of the Times
Kult Studio & Gallery


solo exhibition/performance

2020
豆腐的時間 THE TIME OF TOFU
群島國際藝術園區 Islands International Art Park
2019


performer participation


2019
Cassettes 100 (1971) by José Maceda, coordinated by Dr Jonas Baes and Elizabeth de Roza
Suddenly Turning Visible: Art and Architecture in Southeast Asia (1969–1989)
National Gallery Singapore
Between spins, stops and change of direction (2019) by titre provisoire
Singapore Biennale 2019 commission

Before Stillness: An Exhibition Response in Dance to Jason Martin's Meta Physical
Singapore Tyler Print Institute (STPI)
Dance Constructions (1960-61) by Simone Forti, coordinated by Sarah Swenson
Minimalism: Space. Light. Object.
National Gallery Singapore
2018
Re-Collection (2018) by Alexandra Pirici
Stagings. Soundings. Readings. Free Jazz II
NTU Centre for Contemporary Art Singapore

PLASTIC DISOBEDIENCE (2018) by Alexandra Velasco
Plastics of Film Workshop
School of the Alternative, Black Mountain, North Carolina
(née Black Mountain College)


institutional recognition

2019
Outstanding Capstone Project in Arts & Humanities
Yale-NUS
Inaugural Yale-NUS Arts Awards


conference/workshop/training


2017
da:ns lab 2017: Dancing in a Landscape of Crisis
with Jeremy Wade (USA/Germany), Karol Tyminski (Poland/Germany), Eisa Jocson (Philippines)
2016
Living Song: Action/Intention
Workcenter of Jerzy Grotowski and Thomas Richards


organisational support

2020
群島國際藝術園區 Islands International Art Park, administrative/residency/documentation support
2019-20
The Future of Our Pasts (TFOOP) Festival, Yale-NUS, festival manager/programme consultant

2017
LOCK ROUTE, Gillman Barracks, art assistant
qframing, frame-crafting internship


press/publications

2020
OF ZOOS: 9.1 — T O G E T H E R APART“even inside focushears the world sc(hurry”
video contribution, OF ZOOS
I AM HERE FOR YOU
artist document, self-published
2017
Breaking Sad: What to Say After Loss, What Not to Say, and When to Just Show Up. edited by Shelly Fisher and Jennifer Jones
Award Winner: 2017 Best Book Awards (Anthologies: Non-Fiction)
poetry contribution, She Writes Press
INHERITANCE: AN ANTHOLOGY. edited by Marie Ee and Joy Chee
poetry contribution, Math Paper Press
OFF STAGE tearful humanistic alliance - review
article, FiveLines: A Contemporary Dance Initiative