The Vault: Distilling the Dance

Documentation – The Vault: Distilling the Dance

Documentation – The Vault: Distilling the Dance

The Vault: Distilling the Dance was presented from 2-6 July 2016. Distilling the Dance was a multi-format presentation seeking to present dance beyond the frame of performance. Singapore-based independent interdisciplinary artist Kiran Kumar created four configurations of movement, text and image: an essay-performance,…
Kiran Kumar

Kiran Kumar

Born in Bangalore and based in Singapore, Kiran Kumar is an artist, researcher and writer who specialises in dance-centric projects. He first graduated with a degree in mechanical engineering in 2006 and began his career as an information technology analyst, but…
“Desire Paths” & Other spell#7 Audio Works

“Desire Paths” & Other spell#7 Audio Works

  Other Audio Works by spell#7 Sky Duet (2008) spell#7 staged an audio performance at the Singapore Flyer the same year the attraction opened. Sky Duet invited participants to plug their headphones into an mp3 player, step into a capsule…
A Brief History of spell#7

A Brief History of spell#7

Additional Sources: spell#7 Infopedia entry: http://eresources.nlb.gov.sg/infopedia/articles/SIP_2013-06-07_154855.html spell#7’s Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/spellseven/ The creation process of Family Duet documented in Tan Ngiap Heng and LASALLE’s Work in Process project: http://workinprocess.sg/details.php?vid=12     The Vault: Distilling the Dance is the first of three presentations focusing on…
The Vault: Distilling the Dance

The Vault: Distilling the Dance

A curatorial experiment in presenting dance beyond the frame of performance. Conceived by Kiran Kumar as part of his dance research practice and response to the audio archives of spell #7. This is an investigation of the performer's and audience's…