Category Archives: VISUAL ARTS & HERITAGE

COUTURE, a French Excellence Programme at Alliance Française de Singapour

Alliance Française de Singapour presents its first French Excellence Programme of 2024: COUTURE. Discover this cultural programme, shedding light on one of France’s finest art: fashion. Dive deep in a universe of elegance and fine savoir-faire through a wide range of events, screenings and workshops, allowing you to explore all the artistry and elegance defining […]

French galleries at ART SG

Following its successful debut in 2023, ART SG (@art.sg) returns to Marina Bays Sands featuring the world’s leading galleries and today’s best contemporary artists and emerging talent. This year, ART SG presents French Gallery, A2Z Art Gallery (@a2zartgalleryparis) and PARIS-B (@galerieparisb).   A2Z Art Gallery specialises in contemporary art, the gallery supports its international artists […]

Leave Nothing But Footprints – A landscape exhibition

From February to April 2023, Singapore’s first art colony and contemporary art group, The Artists Village (TAV) was invited to be Artist-In-Residence at l’Observatoire, a studio located on the edge of the Turf Club’s forested area. The exhibition is curated by Isabelle Desjeux The exhibition reflects the landscapes and collaborations between invited guests to explore […]

OPEN CALL – Hosting artist residencies in Singapore and France

#OpenCall The National Arts Council and the Embassy of France in Singapore, supported by Institut Français Paris, are looking for arts and culture organisations to host artist residencies in Singapore and France! As part of the Memorandum of Understanding between the NAC and the Embassy of France, the Artist-in-Residency programme supports the creation of bilateral […]

Dr. Yannick Lintz, President of Musée Guimet in Paris visits ACM

On May 30th the Cultural Counsellor and Cultural Attaché had the pleasure and privilege of meeting with Ms. Chang Hwee Nee, CEO of Singapore’s National Heritage Board, on the occasion of the visit to Singapore of Dr. Yannick Lintz, President of Musée Guimet in Paris. The meeting took place at the Singapore Asian Civilsations Museum, […]

“Around the world” new exhibition at Alliance Française

En route ! Let’s hit the road for a wide range of exciting activities coming these weeks at Alliance Française: a new exhibition AROUND THE WORLD to dive you into French innovations that have revolutionized the way we travel, a book launch with French author Grégory Nicolas in the Médiathèque, screenings, workshops… and much more! […]

ICONIC! AT ALLIANCE FRANÇAISE DE SINGAPOUR | EXTENDED!

Alliance Française’ latest exhibition is extended until 28 January 2023. ICONIC!, what is it about? Curated by Alliance Française de Singapour team, you are invited to discover 50 French inventions skillfully presented in the art gallery specially transformed into a one-room apartment. Did you know that your favourite pair of jeans originates from the “sergé de Nîmes”, […]

HOW MANY LIVES FOR A BUILDING?

TRANSFORMATION AS CREATION What if we stopped demolishing systematically to build new? This exhibition focuses on an inherent issue of urban development: to reuse in order to open the way for urban revival; the concept of recycling as a way to stimulate a new approach to building cities. It refocuses the debate on the metamorphosis […]