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Go ahead, bottle up all your darkest secrets

The Straits Times | Tuesday, Jun 10, 2014

Designer Elyn Wong with her art installation titled "Secrets" on display at Kovan Hub as part of the PAssionArts Festival 2014. Ms Wong's installation is made up of about 130 bottles donated by residents in Serangoon.

Call it a clever twist on the traditional message in a bottle.

Designer Elyn Wong (left) , 37, put other people's secrets into the bottles instead.

Her art installation, titled Secrets, can be seen at Kovan Hub as part of the PAssionArts Festival 2014 yesterday.

It is made up of about 130 bottles donated by residents in Serangoon. Each bottle contains secrets from anonymous people living, working and studying in Serangoon.

It is on display, together with 11 other installations, at Kovan Hub till June 22.

The event is organised by Aljunied GRC and Hougang Community Arts and Culture Club. Health Minister Gan Kim Yong was a special guest at the event.


This article was first published on June 8, 2014.
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