Category Archives: VISUAL ARTS & DESIGN

France bestows the Order of Arts and Letters upon Mrs Rosa Daniel and Ms Chong Siak Ching

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On 16 January 2020, Ambassador of France to Singapore Mr Marc Abensour bestowed the Order of Arts and Letters upon Ministry of Culture, Community and Youth Deputy Secretary (Culture) and National Arts Council CEO Mrs Rosa Daniel and National Gallery Singapore CEO Ms Chong Siak Ching to acknowledge their outstanding contributions which have strengthened the cultural […]

10th France + Singapore Photographic Arts Award at Alliance française

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Come and have a look at what celebration means through the lens of 10 French and Singaporean photographers in the 10th France + Singapore Photographic Arts Award (FSPAA) finalist group exhibition aptly titled “Celebrations are the juice of life” at la galerie at Alliance française. Their approach to interpreting the theme and photographing the subject underpins the […]

Lionel Sabatté in Residency on Orchard Road

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French contemporary artist Lionel Sabatté will create sculptures in the street as part of Art Outreach during the Singapore Art Week Organized by Art Outreach, Art Encounters is taking place from 12 January to 2 February 2020 in the heart of Orchard Road and features one of the most renowned French contemporary artists Lionel Sabatté […]

Fashion Artisan Week at Alliance française

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Don’t miss the most glamorous event of the year at Alliance Française de Singapour! Come and discover some amazing rising local designers, alumnis from the well known LASALLE College of the Arts during an exceptional evening. Grab a glass of champagne and admire their creations on the catwalk. Then catch the screenings of two documentaries […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS
i Light Singapore 2020

Artwork Proposal for i Light Singapore 2020 Deadline for applications: July 12, 2019 The sustainable light art festival will return for its 8th edition from 6 to 29 March 2020 and showcase new and exciting light art installations at Marina Bay and its vicinity. Re:Imagine the potential of everyday objects that are usually defined as waste and […]

Catch Gilles Massot’s works at NUS Museum

“… you have to lose your way to find yourself in the right place” Selected Works by Gilles Massot Date: 14 June – 31 December Venue: NUS Museum 50 Kent Ridge Cres, Singapore 119279 Admission: Free This exhibition presents the works of Singapore-based French artist, Gilles Massot. It includes a selection of photographs, videos, sketches […]

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Métiers d’Art Residency at Heng Long Leather

Artist Residency at Heng Long Leather factory, Singapore January to June 2020 Deadline for applications: July 15, 2019 Application: HERE LVMH (Louis Vuitton group) is launching its call for applications for its 5th Métiers d’Art artist residency program at the Heng Long Leather factory in Singapore for the period of January to June 2020. Recognized […]