Voilah! 2016,”Bonjour, comment ça va ?”

VOILAH! 2016 CELEBRATES THE BEST OF FRENCH CULTURE, CREATIVITY AND INNOVATION IN SINGAPORE OVER SEVEN WEEKS Over 120 local and French partners have come on board Voilah! 2016.  SINGAPORE, 31 March 2016 – Discover your inner French with Voilah! 2016 as it returns to showcase the very best of French creativity and innovation this April with…

Art Week in Hong Kong

There is no better way to describe Hong Kong’s appreciation to compete for popularity. The two major annual art shows will be held this week. Art Central has launched its first night today & a warm-up on March 21st) and Art Basel starts tomorrow, March 24th. Art collectors and fans of artists have to decide which presentation…

Weekend: Cities Hopping

If you are living in or visiting one of the following cities, take the opportunity to visit the recommended galleries. I) National Gallery Singapore Painting with Light, a South-East Asia film series featuring some of South-East Asian best cinematic stories. Tickets are at SGD $10/ film session. This film series is curated by Philip Cheah. March…

Yavuz Gallery: 13 artists from Australia and New Zealand

Antipodean inquiry: An exhibition of work by Australian and New Zealand Artists Curated by Owen Craven, Urban Art Projects (UAP) Last day of exhibition March 5th, 2016 9 Lock Road, #02-23 Singapore 108937 Opening hours: Tuesday to Saturday, 11am to 7pm; Sunday 1pm to 5pm Antipodean Inquiry presents work in a variety of media. Sculptor…

Sous La Lune/ Beneath the Moon

Venue: Institute of Contemporary Arts Singapore, LASALLE College of the Arts Exhibition ends: 3rd February 2016 Gallery 1 Sous la lune/Beneath the moon presents major works by eleven artists from Southeast Asia and France, including Aung Ko, Hicham Berrada, Ade Darmawan, Marguerite Humeau, Dusadee Huntrakul, Emmanuelle Lainé, Lou Lim, Oanh Phi Phi, Vivien Roubaud, Yee…

Prudential Eye Awards Contemporary Asian Art 

The Prudential Eye Awards 2016 winners are: Shumon Ahmed Best emerging artist using photography Manish Nai Best emerging artist using paint Huang Po Chi Best emerging artist using installation Trinh Thi Nguyen Best emerging artist using digital or video Slot machines for Best visual and popular culture Spring Workshop for Best Asian Contemporary Art Institution Sareth Svay :…

Prudential Eye Awards: The Artist and I at the ArtScience Museum

16th January 2016- A conversation with shortlisted Contemporary Asian artists, Prudential Eye Awards 2016. Event: The Artist and I. A total of five shortlisted artists gave a presentation of their works and the inspirations to producing each piece of sculpture and installation. Picture below shows shortlisted artists for the Prudential Eye Awards; from left to…

Prudential Eye Awards, Singapore

Prudential Eye Awards Exhibition, CONVERSATION UNKNOWN by Aditya Novali Starting from 16th January to 27th March 2016, Prudential Eye Awards is running its second year exhibition at the ArtScience Museum, Marina Bay Sands. A marquee event of the Singapore Art Week, the exhibition showcases a diverse range of works from 15 shortlisted artists for the…

Thailand-Singapore Celebrates 50 years of Friendship

SINGAPORE – To celebrate 50 years of friendship Thailand and Singapore, the Royal Thai Embassy (Singapore), Thailand Foundation, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Thailand organized a Thai Cultural Evening at the Victoria Theatre, 21st December 2015. His Excellency Dr. Vivian Balakrishnan attended the event with the Royal Thai family and representatives from the Thai Embassy,…

ChinaArtists: Calligraphy and Ink Artworks Exhibitions in 2016

In Chinese painting and calligraphy, brushes are as similar to the wizards’ wands. Fox tail fur, horse mane and fur from the deer are some of the few desired brush collection among artists. Ricepaper is the common paper-type used in Chinese calligraphy. If you are an art collector or appreciate the water ink or Chinese characters…