Programme

Singapore and the World – The City’s Double: Alberto Fanelli in conversation with Bani Haykal

Gallery10
6.30pm – 8.00pm
Free admission with registration
With day and night images of Singapore, red and cyan representations, and a foreign and local perspective, The City’s Double offers a double-vision of Singapore through the historic medium of stereoscopy, inviting us to see the city anew. This special edition of “Singapore and the World” presents the Italian photographer Alberto Fanelli in conversation with Singaporean sound artist Bani Haykal as they discuss their artistic practices, and the process of presenting a stereoscopic installation of street photography and sounds of Singapore.
the city's double

Expanding on the popular 2016 exhibition InSight: A Monumental 3D Journey, The City’s Double presents more stereoscopic photographs of Singapore’s monuments, back lanes and communities by Alberto Fanelli. Emulating the city tour sets of the 19th century, The City’s Double presents Fanelli’s journey through Singapore’s streets, with sound design by local artist Bani Haykal. With day and night images of Singapore, red and cyan representations, and a foreign and local perspective, The City’s Double offers a double-vision of Singapore through the historic medium of stereoscopy, inviting us to see the city anew. This special edition of “Singapore and the World” presents the Italian photographer Alberto Fanelli in conversation with Singaporean sound artist Bani Haykal as they discuss their artistic practices, and the process of presenting a stereoscopic installation of street photography and sounds of Singapore.

Presented by the National Museum of Singapore, Embassy of Italy and Italian Cultural Institute in Singapore, The City’s Double is part of the National Museum’s programme “Singapore and the World”, which explores the contemporary and historical connections that tie Singapore to the wider world. 

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About Singapore and the World

Covering topics related to history, design, art, music, food and technology, Singapore and the World is a programme that focuses on the historical and contemporary connections that link Singapore to the world.  Brought to you by the National Museum of Singapore and its key cultural partners, the different multi-disciplinary events that make up this programme are an opportunity to celebrate the commonalities and differences that make the world a vibrant and diverse place, providing new insight into Singapore’s place in global history.

 

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