Calling for Nominations: President’s Design Award 2016

Nominations for President’s Design Award 2016 Now Open SINGAPORE, 4 April 2016 – The President’s Design Award 2016 is now open for nominations until Monday, 18 April 2016, 11pm.  The President’s Design Award is Singapore’s most prestigious award accorded to designers and design projects or products, in recognition of their design excellence.  Into its 11th…

April 4th, Shakespeare and the Law – British Council ‘Knowledge is GREAT’ Lecture

British Council and Wee Kim Wee Centre, Singapore Management University in partnership with University of Warwick presents The British Council ‘Knowledge is GREAT’ Lecture in Singapore A Panel Discussion featuring Dr Lim Lai Cheng and Dr Lee Chee Keng and moderated by Dr Kirpal Singh will follow. The discussion is taking place today, Register HERE. For any enquiries, please email: education@britishcouncil.org.sg Shakespeare…

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…

How to become a Unicorn: Where Art meets Science

The launch of the permanent exhibition at the ArtScience museum in Singapore, FUTURE WORLD created by teamLab has drawn the attention to the possibility of how Art can be sustainable and transformed with Science. The core concept of teamLab is to create a space that combines art, technology and creativity, and it has to be…

Weekend: Cities hopping March 12th – 13th 2016

SINGAPORE i) iLight Marina Bay 2016 When: March 4th to March 27th; starts at 730pm Where: Marina Bay, Bayfront MRT It is an excellent event to bring your friends and/or family for photo-taking sessions. There are interactive light installations built by renowned international artists. Soap-bubbles can be seen along the waters and they are designed…

ArtScience Museum unveils landmark exhibition FUTURE WORLD: Where Art meets Science

Imagine, play and explore in Singapore’s largest permanent digital art gallery SINGAPORE – Starting March 12th 2016, visitors can embark on an interactive journey of exploration, and play at Future World – ArtScience Museum’s new permanent exhibition, where 15 digital art installations come to life through cutting-edge science and technology. FUTURE WORLD: Where Art meets…

Shakespeare Lives – To be or not to be, A Global Campaign

‘Shakespeare Lives’ was launched in January 2016 by British Prime Minister David Cameron with a call to the world to join in ‘this unique opportunity to celebrate the life and unique legacy of this man; ensuring that, as he himself put it, ‘ all the world’s a stage’ and that through his legacy, truly, Shakespeare…

National Design Week, March 8th to 20th, Singapore

SINGAPORE – Singaporeans and international visitors will be able to immerse themselves in a diverse range of more than 100 design events and programmes. Expected to be the largest edition yet, the Singapore Design Week (SDW) 2016 promises to be bigger and better. “Entering into the third edition, we hope to develop SDW into a must-attend design event in…

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…

i Light Marina Bay 2016

Event: i Light Marina Bay 2016 Venue: Marina Bay, Singapore Nearest train station: Promenade Admission: Free Dates: 4th to 27th March 2016 Time: 7:30pm to 11pm, Monday to Thursday; 7:30pm to 12midnight, Fridays and Weekends  Wander into a sparkling kaleidoscope, dance through a magical harp and paint the cityscape in a mosaic of colour at the…

Free Tickets: Enjoy Animation and Live Music at the Esplanade

An Audio-film concert Venue: Esplanade, Singapore Date and Time: 27th February 2016, 7:30pm to 9:30pm *for tickets refer to the end of the article Script writer/story: Tze Toh Music composer: Tze Toh Animations/3D graphics by Toh Yixue Orchestra: Perfomance by TO ensemble Soloists: Lazar T.Sebastine (Indian violin), Teo Boon Chye (saxophone), Christina Zhou (violin), Shing Min…

Campana Brothers bring their Lollipop Collection & Fungo Chandeliers to Singapore

SINGAPORE – From January 28 2016 onwards, the MASCK flagship store in Singapore, will show exclusive collections by LASVIT. Designed in partnership with the Campana Brothers, the Fungo Chandelier and the Candy collection combine LASVIT’s mastery of the traditional glass-making craft with cutting edge technology and innovative design. Find the MASCK store in the centre…