Category Archives: VISUAL ARTS & ARCHITECTURE

Orsay’s art history crash course on social media

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During lockdown and until the museum reopens its doors to the public on June 22nd — after 13 weeks of closure — the Musée d’Orsay is asking one famous artist per week to select one art piece a day from within its extensive collection of impressionist and post-impressionist masterpieces, and offer their vision and intimate […]

France’s art scene comes to your screen – #CultureChezNous

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As some of the cultural industries have been hit hard by the crisis, they have gathered their energies together to propose a common platform for all to enjoy from the safety of our homes. #CultureChezNous was put together by the French Ministry of Culture to access the arts digitally: museums, live houses, opera houses, concerts […]

France’s Museums that collaborated with Singapore come to you – Part 2 Asian Arts

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While producing rich collaborations in visual arts between major French museums (such as the Louvre, the Centre Pompidou and the Musée d’Orsay) and landmark Singaporean institutions (the National Museum and the National Gallery), French–Singaporean cultural cooperation also focused on Asian arts in partnership with the Asian Civilisations Museum. The Musée Guimet Asian Arts Museum Guimet […]

France’s Museums that collaborated with Singapore come to you – part 1 Visual Arts

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As France is under “confinement”, all the museums have kept their doors closed to the public. While it is certainly a sad time for all the museumgoers, it is nevertheless a rare opportunity to (re)discover digitally three visual arts institutions that have been collaborating with Singaporean museums recently. The Louvre Greek masterpieces from The Louvre’s […]

“My photo at home” contest by Alliance Française

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MA PHOTOGRAPHIE À LA MAISON – STAY HOME, STAY CREATIVE From 21 April to 4 May, Alliance Française de Singapour is giving you the opportunity to become a featured artist in our first ever online exhibition, by participating to the “Ma photographie à la maison” (“My photo at home”) contest! “Ma photographie à la maison” […]

Pitch your documentary project at Sunny Side of the Doc 2020!

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Sunny Side of the Doc is now seeking proposals for one-offs, feature-length documentaries, series, short formats, new media narratives and multi-platform content projects with global appeal in a vast array of genres: History, Science, Social Issues, Art & Culture, Wildlife, Digital Experiences The 2020 Call for Projects is open to all talents, producers, directors, digital […]

CANCELLED: FRANCOPHONIE FESTIVAL – CELEBRATE DIVERSITY

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Due to the rapid evolution of the situation linked to COVID-19, please note that the Francophonie Festival 2020 is cancelled.     Let’s celebrate the French language and Francophone culture together! From 18 March to 4 April, Francophones and Francophiles will celebrate Francophonie with many cultural and educational rendez-vous for all. Dive into the richness […]

NTU CCA IDEAS FEST 2020

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NTU CCA Ideas Fest is a platform to catalyze the critical exchange of ideas and encourage thinking outside the box. It is a bottom-up approach linking the artistic and the academic with community groups and grassroots initiatives. On February 22, 2020 at NTU CCA Singapore, IdeasCity Singapore will present and broadcast a series of dialogues […]

Iconic Catherine Deneuve at Alliance française

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Discover Alliance Française’ films programme for the February: a week-end dedicated to iconic Catherine Deneuve! With more than hundred films to her credit in her sixty years career, Catherine Deneuve is considered one of the greatest French actresses of her generation and even one of the icons of French culture in the world. Her name […]

“Infinités Plurielles” exhibition at Science Center Singapore

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Be introduced to 24 passionate women scientists who will guide you behind the scenes of our mysterious world. They are chemists, biologists, or mathematicians. They are (astro) physicists, lawyers, historians, or climatologists. They are computer scientists, economists, geologists, physicians, philosophers and sociologists. Some are young researchers, others are professors or engineers. They work in the […]