Passage to Little India (Community Portraits Panorama Painting)

The panoramic view of the Singapore/Little India landscape includes major buildings and signs that are part of the history of Little India and its communities. The people and communities of Little India, past and present, are painted against this backdrop. The painting juxtaposes the precinct's history and contemporary narrative seamlessly, with hundreds of people placed next to each other, in a nod to the continuing growth and story of the locality. Shop signs, buildings, architectural elements, and "notes" from the artist about the history of the precicnt pop up in the multi-canvas panorama.

Artist Name
Navin Rawanchaikul
Date/Period
2016
Region
Singapore
Dimension
Object size: Refer to parts
Accession No.
2017-00507
Collection of
Indian Heritage Centre
Category
Paintings