30 Mar '18, 1pm

Woman puts up gold foil flags over apartment building to showcase her art

If you saw gold foil flags fluttering on every floor of an HBD, would you think it’s art? For the person who put up these flags, Priyageetha Dia, an 18-year-old Singaporean, she said that this was her way of calling attention to something ordinary in Singapore life. She had put up the flags in Block 108, Jalan Rajah, which quickly gained notice from the residents, passers-by and the Jalan Bear Town Council. They eventually took her installations down on March 21, three days after she had put them up on March 18. When asked about what she felt about the removal, Dia said that she was “neutral” about it since she expected it to happen anyway. She also said that she wanted to put p the gold flags in such a place to catch people’s attention. Putting it in a private condominium or other space would not make the art relevant, as she wanted to draw attention to everyday space. Re...

Full article: https://alvinology.com/2018/03/30/woman-puts-up-gold-foil...

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