AYN Nov 2021 – Brilliant Corners: Bukit Merah Diaries
Explore the delightful theme of childhood memories as Brilliant Corners and 14 artists paint Bukit Merah with colours, sounds and stories . Take a walk down memory lane with art in the streets on this self-guided audio-visual arts trail.
Uncover the neighbourhood’s storied past beyond the famous swordfish folklore. Experience Bukit Merah, or ‘red hill’ in Malay, through 7 new murals and 7 original music tracks created in response to childhood memories from the estate’s residents.
Download the Brilliant Corners Art Trail App and rediscover Bukit Merah today (coming soon)
System Sovereign & various artists
Brilliant Corners is an initiative by multidisciplinary creative studio System Sovereign. Brilliant Corners first began as a public, open-air arts festival featuring a mix of live music, artists crafts and participatory arts programming at the Aliwal Urban Arts Festival. Brilliant Corners is set to evolve into a visual arts platform that links spaces together by showcasing artistic talents and creating meaningful participation for the residents around the work.