DIGITAL GRAFFITI - WORDS WITH ALIWAL
Presenting our (digital) wall of words with artists that have passed through the streets of Aliwal and Kampong Glam one way or another.
Free-flowing like graffiti, these artists’ thought pieces present an alternative, insiders’ view to their works, experiences, and stories.
 

Dive into each artist's stories below!

Preeti Nair, better known as Preetipls (Singapore’s TOP everything), is best known for her satirical comedy videos on social media. She believes that being an "influencer" means having the opportunity to use her platform and influence to spread positive social change and raise awareness about causes that are close to her heart.
Hi, I'm Preetipls, Singapore's TOP article writer. Some of you may have seen me on YouTube with my Nobody Asked series, some from my brand-new podcast, Chai Me B*tch.
19 January 2021
Laurie Maravilla (aka, SPAZ) is a Singapore-based urban artist and researcher from Manila, Philippines. A two-time recipient of the Lasalle Scholarship, SPAZ is the first South East Asian to clinch the Takifuji International Art Award in 2013. Her works and writings possess a radical political slant, whereby personal experiences of motherhood, politics of gender, public space, and self-determination serve alternately as crosshairs of art- making.
[THE SINGAPORE EDIT]
IF there was anything I've learned about coping, it's that we all do it differently. There really isn't a right or wrong way of dealing with 2020 (I've yet to meet someone who can say with a straight face that they've thoroughly enjoyed this year).
25 November 2020
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