As a kid growing up in the little village of Baktabali in Bangladesh, Salim Javed often wondered about life on the other side of the Dhaleshwari River.
ExhibitionsThis is custom heading element Panoramic Singapore was shown as part of the Post-Repost-Share exhibition at Photo Bangkok 2018. Curated by Toeingam Guptabutra and Angki Purbandono, the exhibition was at the Bangkok Art & Culture Centre.
I have never entertained the thought of losing my memories. But lately, I seem to have forgotten what Singapore is.
Becoming Capa was written in 1992 in my final year at the University of Missouri-Columbia, and was adapted for a movie called Becoming Royston.
Every artist has his own city. Mine is Singapore.
To Watch and Be Watched On an assignment in South Asia almost two decades ago, I ‘accidentally’ made some ‘sensitive’ pictures at a political rally, and incurred the wrath of the local authorities.