Category Archives: CULTURE

The sound of collapse by Luc Jacquet
at the Singapore Night Festival

The Night Festival recreates installation by French artist Luc Jacquet Collapse! Date: 8 August – 8 September 2019 Time: 10am – 7pm (extended till 10pm from 25 – 28 Aug) Venue: National Museum Singapore, Gallery 10 Admission: Free Programme: www.nightfestival.sg The 12th edition of the Singapore Night Festival will take place from August 23rd to […]

DEAR FUTURE:
Museum Learning in the Digital Age

Explore the museums’ position for audiences in the Digital Age The Botany Centre Date: 18 July (8.30 am – 5.30 pm) – 19 July 2019 (9:00 am – 5.00 pm) Venue: Singapore Botanic Gardens – Botany Center 1 Cluny Rd, Singapore 259569 Admission: Free (registration required. To register, please visit : https://www.gevme.com/Dear_Future#SPEAKERS) The Singapore Art […]

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS Residencies 2020

Institut français – Cité internationale des arts 2020 In the framework of its residency programme Cité international des arts 2020, Institut français welcomes some 70 artists for three to six months in the heart of Paris. This programme enables foreign artists to develop a research and creation project with the support of cultural partners, establishments […]

Curating Fashion and Textiles:
Lectures at the Asian Civilisations Museum

Marie-Sophie Carron de la Carrière will give a lecture entitled: “Fashion and textile collection at the Musée des Arts Decoratifs” Date: 8 July (7 to 8pm) – 9 July (2 to 7pm) 2019 Venue: Asian Civilisations Museum, Ngee Ann Auditorium 1 Empress Place Singapore 179555 Admission: Free (registration required at https://curatingfashion.eventbrite.com/) The Asian Civilisations Museum […]

Performing arts festivals in France this summer

Photograpy Credits: © Festival de Marseille 2019 Numerous performing art festivals are taking place every summer and fall in France. From long-running and world-renowned festivals such as the Festival d’Avignon and Montpellier Danse to bold artistic programming at the Latitudes contemporaines festival in Lille, from spoken theater to hybrid and multidisciplinary performances at the Festival de Marseille and Street Arts […]

Discover Renowned French Musicians
at Piano Island Festival

Aimo Pagin and Philippe Cassard to perform at Esplanade Date: 1-7 July Venue: Various locations Admission: Tickets available on SISTIC Programme: www.pianoislandfestival.com Following the recent success of its 2nd edition in Reunion Island, the 3rd edition of the International Piano Island Festival will take place in Singapore from the 1st to the 7th July 2019. […]

Disturbing Narratives:
Barthélémy Toguo and Fabien Verschaere

Discover France-based artists exhibited at Parkview Museum Singapore Barthélémy Toguo and Fabien Verschaere Date: 27 June 2019 – 8 February 2020 Venue: Parkview Museum Singapore 600 North Bridge Rd, Level 3 Parkview Square, Singapore 188778 Admission: Free The contemporary art exhibition Disturbing Narratives, the third of a series of thematic shows presented by The Parkview […]

Physical theatre, circus and street arts festivals in France this summer

Credits Photography: © Christophe Raynaud de Lage, Festival Théâtre de Rue Aurillac 2017,  website Summer’s all about festivals in Europe, and with thriving physical theatre, circus and street arts scenes, France has a lot to offer. Here is a selection of some of the most iconic festivals and a map to help you navigate the […]

Celebrate Fête de la Musique at Bonesn’Barrels

Come and celebrate the Fête de la Musique at Sentosa boardwalk @ Bonesn’Barrels Diverse programmes – Families and children are welcomed! – Nice setting with outdoor terrace and sea view! Dress code : bleu, blanc, rouge, (blue-white-red) stripes, berets, … Programme: 6:15-6:45pm Showcase by students from Studio Verve, AMK 6:50-7:05pm Performance by the students of […]

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS Asiadoc 2019

ASIADOC 2019 This year, FFD, Docmonde (France) and Taiwan Film Institute present the ASIADOC 2019, which aims to enhance your early-developed documentary project with our selected mentors. For Southeast Asian and Taiwanese documentary filmmakers, we are now open for project applications to join this creative documentary screenwriting workshop! This intensive program can be joined by […]