The Explorer

Ng Eng Teng

First placed in Singapore: 1999

first placed in front of the Singapore Art Museum, later moved to a side garden.

As an important commission of the Singapore Art Museum, the piece was installed at the front of the museum. In 2010 it was installed to a new position around at the northern entrance. It was removed sometime in the mid-to-late 20teens, and is no longer visible as the site is now under construction.

Patron: Singapore Art Museum, National Heritage Board

How to explain this piece?

Text of the Label:

Over the clouds
Beyond the planets
Our world
Travels and explores
The galaxy
Created by Ng Eng Teng to commemorate the New Millennium,
December 1999
ciment-fondu, stainless steel, gold leaf, 700 x 575 x 350 cm

Last updated: Dec-5-2020

The Explorer
additional photograph of the sculpture on this page
additional photograph of the sculpture on this page

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