Pleased to share Ho Tzu Nyen’s solo exhibition ‘Ho Tzu Nyen: The Critical Dictionary of Southeast Asia Volume 10: N for Nameless’ at the Centre for Chinese Contemporary Art. Ho Tzu Nyen uses historical texts and artifacts to create unique films, video pieces, installations and theatre works that have been shown worldwide from Guggenheim, New York to the Venice Biennale. His long-term project, ‘The Critical Dictionary of Southeast Asia (CDOSEA)’ focuses on Southeast Asia’s colonial histories and national identities. In this exhibition, Ho includes ‘CDOSEA’ and two further works from the ‘CDOSEA’ encyclopedic series: ‘The Nameless’ (2014) and ‘The Name’ (2015).
The Critical Dictionary of Southeast Asia Volume 10: N for Nameless Ho Tzu Nyen
Ho Tzu Nyen, 'The Nameless', 2015
Single channel HD video, 5.1 surround sound
(Vietnamese voiceover with English subtitles), 21 min 15 sec