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SINGAPORE

Dana Lam: Lets Chat - After Amanda Heng

THE SUBSTATION

BY HO• TZU NYEN


Dana Lam • Installation view of Let's Chat - After Amanda Heng, 2005.• Performance, The Substation, Singapore.• Courtesy the artist

In October, 1996, Singaporean artist Amanda Heng staged Let's Chat at the Substation Gallery in Singapore, where she invited gallery visitors to sit at tables heaped with beansprouts. There, the artist served tea and provided hospitality, while encouraging her audience to partake in a common Singaporean household activity - sprout plucking. Participants were free to take home all…

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