Tony Godfrey

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Tony Godfrey

Description

Tony Godfrey is an art historian and curator. He has been writing on contemporary art for over thirty-five years and to date he has published more than 130 articles and 300 short pieces.

Research Focus:

1. Conceptual art in Southeast Asia (Maritime) and its relationship to conceptual art globally

2. The status of conceptual art and nature of installation art in Southeast Asia

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First Name

Tony

Surname or Business Name

Godfrey

Years Affiliated

2015/2016

Affiliation

NTU CCA Singapore

Birth Date

1951

Birthplace

United Kingdom

Occupation

Art historian
Curator

Biographical Text

Tony Godfrey is an art historian and curator. His most recent curatorial collaboration was “Far away, but strangely familiar: twenty-three contemporary artists from the Philippines” (2019). From 2014 to 2020, he published Tuesday in the Tropics, an online-distributed illustrated weekly letter. In 2020, his book on the Chinese painter Ding Yi was published (co-written with Wang Kaimei, publ. Lund Humphries), as was his history of contemporary art, The Story of Contemporary Art (Thames and Hudson). He was a research fellow at NTU CCA Singapore in 2015.

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Citation

“Tony Godfrey,” NTU CCA Singapore Digital Archive, accessed September 25, 2022, https://ntuccasingapore.omeka.net/items/show/856.