(Performance / two-channel video installation, 31’43, 2020)

Five Stories On Heat is a storytelling performance by Kent Chan that ruminates upon art's shared histories and futures with heat. Traversing the storied narratives of artmaking during the Vietnam War, Malayan and Hopi myths, potential film plotlines and the first exhibition of Singaporean art in Europe. The performance spans different geographies, terrains and eras - historical, prior and the yet-to-be.

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Installation view: Hot House (Jan van Eyck Acadmie)