Sand is a valuable natural resource that is used all around the world in the production of building materials, computer technology, aeronautics, and in the process of land reclamation. However, the significance of sand in Singapore is unlike that in any other nation. Being one of the world's largest importers of sand, the island city-state's demand for these aggregates continues to grow with the ongoing progress of the young First-World nation.
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Sandland was featured in one of The Substation's Discipline the City chapchooks (Issue #06: Sand). The issue features three explorations of "sand" and its relation to Singapore as a city-state.
Sandland was exhibited at Nanyang Technological University, School of Art, Design and Media as part of the Contemporary Landscape Photography Show in November 2016.