State of the Arts

State of the Arts: July 11 to 18

State of the Arts: July 11 to 18

SINGAPORE — The National Heritage Board launched an exhibition featuring 50 made-in-Singapore products at the National Museum. Meanwhile, as part of Read! Fest 2015, a slew of...

State of the Arts: July 4 to 11

State of the Arts: July 4 to 11

SINGAPORE — The biggest event this week took place in the realm of cultural heritage, with the Singapore Botanic Gardens becoming the Republic’s first UNESCO World Heritage Site...

State of the Arts: June 27 to July 4

State of the Arts: June 27 to July 4

SINGAPORE — Theatre group Drama Box launched its inaugural forum theatre festival titled Scenes and its much-awaited inflatable and portable theatre space GoLi at an open field...

State of the Arts: June 20 to 27

State of the Arts: June 20 to 27

SINGAPORE — The Singapore International Festival of Arts’ pre-festival The OPEN continues as another festival, Esplanade’s indie music event Baybeats, rolled in. Meanwhile, W!ld...

State of the Arts: June 6 to 13

State of the Arts: June 6 to 13

SINGAPORE — Members of the arts community released an open letter urging for the protection of arts and cultural workers’ intellectual property rights after a controversy...

State of the Arts: May 30 to June 6

State of the Arts: May 30 to June 6

SINGAPORE — Copies of artist-illustrator Sonny Liew’s controversial book The Art Of Charlie Chan Hock Chye sold out last weekend, with his publisher Epigram Books announcing...

State of the Arts: May 23 to 30

State of the Arts: May 23 to 30

SINGAPORE — Children are in the limelight this week. The National Heritage Board’s annual Children’s Season kicked off today across 19 museums. Meanwhile, the Ministry of...

State of the Arts: May 16 to 23

State of the Arts: May 16 to 23

SINGAPORE — Capitol Theatre finally opened its doors with the production Singapura: The Musical as the first show to be held in the newly refurbished venue. Peranakan Museum,...

State of the Arts: May 9 to 16

State of the Arts: May 9 to 16

SINGAPORE — The visual arts scene continued to shift. Following news of the closure of six galleries at Gillman Barracks at the end of the month, art gallery Art Plural also...

State of the Arts: May 2 to 9

State of the Arts: May 2 to 9

SINGAPORE — Artist Charles Lim’s SEA STATE, done with curator Shabbir Hussain Mustafa, kicks off Singapore’s return to the Venice Biennale, which was punctuated by news about a...

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