In the context of the art fair Art Stage Singapore 2012, the Gao Brothers aufrufen people to participate in their “World Hug Day”. The idea behind this performance is to gather a big group of strangers together to hug each other. The “WHD” public performances by the Gao Brothers started in China in 2000, in various public locations across the country, and later was held in other parts of the world, including the USA, UK, France, Germany, Japan and now Singapore.
“World Hug Day” by the Gao Brothers presented by Vue Privée Gallery, Singapore. Performance at Marina Bay Sands Event Plaza, Singapore, January 14, 2012.
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