Shadow spaces: Photographs of the Old Supreme Court by Sean Dungan

This was a bit of a hit and miss. The teaser on the brochure promised a revelation of “rough, ephemeral beauty” and “naturally illuminated empty spaces of the Old Supreme Court and other buildings”. But what I did encounter at the Asian Civilisations Museum were naturally empty spaces in its under-visited gallery. Jokes aside, Los […]

Retrospective photography exhibition: Abbas Attar

It was a bright and sunny day today, almost too bright for my liking, but I did have a chance to visit the “Abbas: 45 years in photography” exhibit at the Singapore national museum.  Mind-blowing to say the least,  it almost gave me the same awesome feeling and afterglow I had after the Yousuf Karsh […]