New Commercial Art Showcase at Gillman Barracks in 2019

Written by: Reena Devi
20th June 2018
Category: Feature

Earlier this year, the South China Morning Post (SCMP) reported that Singapore’s contemporary art scene is losing ground to Hong Kong due to a downbeat art market, expensive rent and artworks. Mainstay art fair Art Stage Singapore has shrunk from 170 galleries in 2016 to 84 this year, while postponing its annual Jakarta edition next year. This follows Affordable Art Fair returning with a single edition a year while the Singapore Contemporary Art Show pulled out this year, almost as if it was ne

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Painting Photographs Anew | TIME/OUT by May Oon

Written by: Grace Hong
4th May 2017
Category: Feature

Relying on archival photographs of Chinese coolies, Singapore artist May Oon rendered her version of these photographs using oil and charcoal, presenting 14 new works that pay tribute to the unnamed immigrants who helped build Singapore in her latest solo exhibition TIME/OUT at Goshen Art Gallery.

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Revisit Singapore’s Natural History in an Enchanting World of Flora and Fauna

Written by: Renee Poh
28th February 2017
Category: Feature

At the National Museum of Singapore's Glass Rotunda: Story of the Forest and Singapore, Very Old Tree

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Built Environments and the Power of Change

Written by: Chessa Lim
13th December 2016
Category: Feature

It is not uncommon to find construction sites all around Singapore. As a millennial, I am fortunate to live in a city that reaps the hard work of the older generation in advancing the economy. In tandem, my generation bears witness to the rapid transformation of built environments, and how this plays an integral role to the growth of our country.

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Dreaming in Asphalt: Finnish Artist Soile Yli-Mäyry

Written by: Grace Hong
8th December 2016
Category: Feature

“Sometimes I tell ‘Yellow… It’s you… you don’t go to the canvas’. They are like human beings. I communicate with the colours. Even if I am not communicating with people while at work, I fight with colours.”

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3 Reasons Art-Lovers Should Visit Future Fair

Written by: Grace Hong
6th December 2016
Category: Feature

In areas where art and design cross-pollinate (when designers are artists too), what comes to the fore is a revealing thought process—at which juncture can design be deemed art?

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