Shubigi Rao’s large-scale ink on paper works , combining text and image, deal with the codes of internet wired communication, and the way in which these codes flatten our differences, affiliating us to another.
Shubigi is both visual artist and writer. Her interests range across archaeology, neuroscience, 13th-15th century science, 17th-19th century scholarship and exploration, language, libraries, historical acts of cultural genocide, contemporary art theory and natural history.
She is currently Artist in Residence at the Kunstlerhaus Bethanien,Berlin. She is returning to Singapore for Ghost on the Wire#2, and will be one of the artists talking about their work in the gallery on Saturday august 20, 2-3 PM.