Suddenly Turning Visible: Postcard 'Children of the Sun'

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Suddenly Turning Visible: Postcard 'Children of the Sun'


Suddenly Turning Visible exhibition uncovers the links between art and architecture during one of Southeast Asia’s most transformative periods, exemplified by three art institutions—the Alpha Gallery in Singapore, the Bhisari Institute of Modern Art in Bangkok, and the Cultural Centre of the Philippines in Manila.

Khoo Sui Hoe’s Children of the Sun which is also Khoo’s first monumental painting which was commissioned for the Singapore Conference Hall in 1965.

Artwork Information

Khoo Sui Hoe
Children of the Sun
1965 Oil on canvas, 230 x 230 cm
Acquired with the support of an individual in honour of the memory of the late June Tan Poh Hah, and the support of Soo Khim, Daniel Teo and Heritage Research Sdn Bhd, Penang
Collection of National Gallery Singapore

Product Information

14.8 x 14.8 cm