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Tang and Tranquility

Browse the artworks of 2016 UOB Painting of the Year (Singapore) winner Tang Kok Soo at his solo exhibition, featuring mix-media pieces from his Stone and Cityscape series. All paintings on display are for sale.

10 – 16 April 2017: Singapore

When Space Dissolves into Luminosity; Where Flowers Bloom Amidst Rocks, iPreciation Gallery, 15 April – 29 April 2017 iPreciation presents an exhibition comprising works by 10 Singaporean artists, which spans different mediums ranging from sculptures, paintings, prints and mixed media, and seeks…

Art that Moves: Brendon Fernandez

Art that Moves is an occasional series where we ask artists and other creative workers to reflect on artworks, performances or events that were personally important to them. This week, actor Brendon Fernandez tells us about a production he saw as…

Who’s Normal Anyway?

By Akanksha Raja (920 words, 9-minute read) Normal opens with a dreary, dull morning assembly at Trinity Girls’ School, immersing the audience in a mise-en-scène that is all too familiar to anyone who has been through any part of public…

On Sharks and Humanity

The exhibition features artists from Singapore, China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Germany and the United States, The artworks explore and analyse the interdependent relationship between sharks, the ocean, and human beings, challenging prevailing prejudices surrounding this deeply feared creature and bringing…

Zoned Out at the Singapore Biennale 2016

By Jay Mar Albaos, Antonín Brinda, Petros Konnaris, Ray Langenbach, Jamie MacDonald, Harriet Rabe, Jolijn de Wolf (4350 words, 40-minute read)    Institution ° Preparations are ongoing. An assistant paints the white wall a bit whiter. Spelling mistakes in the text on…

Podcast 10: HATCH 2017 and Release 6.0

Duration: 27 minutes Dance educator and writer Stephanie Burridge joins Matt Lyon in discussing Dance Nucleus‘ HATCH, a showcase of works-in-progress by the company’s artists-in-residence: Felicia Lim, Wayne Ong & Leia Ang and Yarra Ileto as well as Maya Dance…

Ng Teng Fong Roof Garden Commission: Danh Vo

Vietnamese-born Danish artist Danh Vo presents a series of compelling new sculptures as part of his first outdoor installation in Singapore. Vo’s work often draws upon personal experience to explore broader historical, social or political themes, particularly those relating to…

Sunday Studio: Marbled Patterns

Drawing inspiration from YAYOI KUSAMA: Life is the Heart of a Rainbow, participants will learn marbling techniques and experiment with creating a range of patterns on fabric and paper For more information and to RSVP, click here   

MA VIE DE COURGETTE (My Life as a Zucchini)

After his mother’s sudden death, Zucchini is befriended by a police officer, Raymond, who accompanies him to his new foster home, filled with other orphans his age. At first he struggles to find his place in this strange, at times…