Category Archives: Resources

Toolkit for Participatory Art Projects

Here is a good toolkit when undertaking participatory art projects.  It is by Creative Scotland.  I appreciate the relatively straightforward language of the toolkit and the brief discussions it contains.  It draws emphasis on the planning stage of a project,

Toolkit for Participatory Art Projects

Here is a good toolkit when undertaking participatory art projects.  It is by Creative Scotland.  I appreciate the relatively straightforward language of the toolkit and the brief discussions it contains.  It draws emphasis on the planning stage of a project,

Notes on Singapore Creative Industries Paper

Below are my notes on the study “Subjugated in the Creative Industries: The Fine Arts in Singapore” [1] that was published in a journal in 2011: For the case of Singapore, identity building is already forward-looking.  The government has adopted

Notes on Singapore Creative Industries Paper

Below are my notes on the study “Subjugated in the Creative Industries: The Fine Arts in Singapore” [1] that was published in a journal in 2011: For the case of Singapore, identity building is already forward-looking.  The government has adopted

“Homemade” art events

Artist Jean-Lorin Sterian produced a mapping of “homemade” art events across the globe.  Those are quite interesting events on the list.  Hope the list will grow! See here.  

“Homemade” art events

Artist Jean-Lorin Sterian produced a mapping of “homemade” art events across the globe.  Those are quite interesting events on the list.  Hope the list will grow! See here.  

Snaps of art in Cape Town

Here are snaps of art around Cape Town, South Africa.  Taken by my friend in August 2016 and posted with her permission here. in a vineyard. at a hotel lobby. — Of late, more updates have been posted through WhileMakingArt

Snaps of art in Cape Town

Here are snaps of art around Cape Town, South Africa.  Taken by my friend in August 2016 and posted with her permission here. in a vineyard. at a hotel lobby. — Of late, more updates have been posted through WhileMakingArt

Axisweb’s Beyond the Gallery programme

Another resource, this time from Axisweb: a series of 6 short videos that discusses today’s art world.  View the series here.  (Thanks to Artquest for the reference). My notes on this series? Discussion that is still on the challenge of

Axisweb’s Beyond the Gallery programme

Another resource, this time from Axisweb: a series of 6 short videos that discusses today’s art world.  View the series here.  (Thanks to Artquest for the reference). My notes on this series? Discussion that is still on the challenge of

Notes on ASEF’s Sustainability Guide series

ASEF is producing a series of Sustainability Guides.  Entitled ‘Creative Responses to Sustainability: Cultural initiatives engaging with social and environmental issues’, it has already released 2 guides — for Korea and for Singapore. I got to sit down and peruse

Notes on ASEF’s Sustainability Guide series

ASEF is producing a series of Sustainability Guides.  Entitled ‘Creative Responses to Sustainability: Cultural initiatives engaging with social and environmental issues’, it has already released 2 guides — for Korea and for Singapore. I got to sit down and peruse

Note on the first global mapping of cultural and creative industries

“Cultural and Creative Industries make cities more livable, providing the hubs and many of the activities around which citizens develop friendships, build a local identity and find fulfillment.” “If we want authors and creators to continue creating culture and promoting

Note on the first global mapping of cultural and creative industries

“Cultural and Creative Industries make cities more livable, providing the hubs and many of the activities around which citizens develop friendships, build a local identity and find fulfillment.” “If we want authors and creators to continue creating culture and promoting

Art in Art Basel

Visiting Art Basel HK certainly whets the appetite for more good art.  While the event has had extensive online coverage, seeing the artworks personally is a different experience altogether. The show had its share of popular names –  like a

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Art in Art Basel

Visiting Art Basel HK certainly whets the appetite for more good art.  While the event has had extensive online coverage, seeing the artworks personally is a different experience altogether. The show had its share of popular names –  like a

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The Art Basel Experience

Art Basel is that mem’rable museum or gallery visit, writ large. A one-day visit isn’t enough for this show. It was my first time to go to Art Basel, and for the first few booths, I was still walking and

The Art Basel Experience

Art Basel is that mem’rable museum or gallery visit, writ large. A one-day visit isn’t enough for this show. It was my first time to go to Art Basel, and for the first few booths, I was still walking and

recordings of ABHK talks available online

The entire Conversation & Salon program of Art Basel HK was recorded and is available for viewing on their youtube channel.  For those like me who had limited time to visit the fair…    

recordings of ABHK talks available online

The entire Conversation & Salon program of Art Basel HK was recorded and is available for viewing on their youtube channel.  For those like me who had limited time to visit the fair…