Victoria Singh

New Zealand

Victoria Singh is an artist and curator based in New Zealand. Singh’s 25-year practice is dedicated almost exclusively to performance and has been widely exhibited. Her recent work focuses on ritualized and ephemeral acts of life as art, with particular attention to conscious and unconscious relations between self and Other. In addition to her artistic practice, she works as a performance art curator, most recently at Vancouver’s Western Front Society, where she wrote, edited and published Ritual in Contemporary Performance. Singh has a Master of Arts in Graduate Liberal Studies. Her son and artistic collaborator for this project, Kurtis, is eight.


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Artist Orange

Just as a performance artist uses their body as their medium, this is a fragrance composed entirely of the orange tree: fruit, leaves, bark, roots, and flowers. Artist Orange performs itself.

Top Notes

neroli, blood orange

Middle Notes

fresh orange juice, petit grain

Base Notes

orange twig, orange seed