Corruption, Contagion, Circle, Cosmology… Fiction, Friction, Forest, Frontier… Ocean, Opium, Orality… 

In « The Critical Dictionary of Southeast Asia », Ho Tzu Nyen mixes images, sounds and voices in a heady video installation. The result is captivating, hypnotizing, where natural and supernatural get involved. The work catchs and holds us so much, that it is hard not to watch and hear « The Critical Dictionary of Southeast Asia » until the end. We discover the story of Singapore, her past, her practices, her policies, her myths… A montage condensed, disturbing and who brings us in a speedy race where the words, the visuals and the sounds are knocking together.

To discover in the middle of the four speakers…

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words/photo by Milou