Aiming towards promoting quality art
Aiming towards promoting quality art experiences, from visual arts, traditional to modern to contemporary pieces, Singapore Art Week brings you art fairs, gallery openings, exhibitions, lifestyle events, public art walks, and enriching discussions on art and culture. This twelve-day event will be held in various venues such as galleries, museums, art precincts and non-profit spaces.
Event highlights you should not miss:
ARTWALK Little India (Venue: Various locations in Little India Precinct)
Catch Singapore-based line up of artists such as ZERO, Izzad Radzali Shah and SOBANDWINE, and performers such as Kamini Ramachandran as they explore, narrate, celebrate and relive stories depicted in murals of Little India. You can find free installations and performances as well as puppetry programme, where visitors will have a hand at making puppets that are inspired by the murals around Little India, as well as a film screening by acclaimed filmmaker, K. Rajagopal’s trilogy, The Day I Lost My Shadow.
Tickets: Visit here to find out admission fee for various programmes
ABOUT THE NATIONAL ARTS COUNCIL
The National Arts Council champions the arts in Singapore. By nurturing creative excellence and supporting broad audience engagement, we want to develop a distinctive global city for the arts. With a nod to tradition and an eye to the future, we cultivate accomplished artists and vibrant companies. Our support for the arts is comprehensive – from grants and partnerships to industry facilitation and arts housing. The Council welcomes greater private and corporate giving to and through the arts so that together we can make the arts an integral part of everyone’s lives. For more information on the Council’s mission and plans, please visit www.nac.gov.sg.
ABOUT THE SINGAPORE TOURISM BOARD
The Singapore Tourism Board (STB) is a leading economic development agency in tourism, one of Singapore’s key service sectors. Known for partnership, innovation and excellence, the Board champions tourism and builds it into a key economic driver for Singapore. STB aims to differentiate and market Singapore as a must-visit destination offering enriching experiences through the “YourSingapore” brand. For more information, please visit www.stb.gov.sg and www.yoursingapore.com.
ABOUT THE SINGAPORE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT BOARD
The Singapore Economic Development Board (EDB) is the lead government agency for planning and executing strategies to enhance Singapore’s position as a global business centre. EDB dreams, designs and delivers solutions that create value for investors and companies in Singapore. Our mission is to create for Singapore, sustainable economic growth with vibrant business and good job opportunities. For more information on EDB, please visit www.sedb.com.
january 17 (Wednesday) - 28 (Sunday)
National Art Council