Art, Education and Cross-Sector Collaboration

This conference, organized by Brack Singapore and IFIMA, gathered art practitioners, artists, art professors, critics and writers for a discussion on the dynamic field of community art/ participatory art/ socially-engaged art / a few other terms for this type of

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Art, Education and Cross-Sector Collaboration

This conference, organized by Brack Singapore and IFIMA, gathered art practitioners, artists, art professors, critics and writers for a discussion on the dynamic field of community art/ participatory art/ socially-engaged art / a few other terms for this type of

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Snaps of an Indian Festival

    A fellow artist shared photos of the festive season in his hometown, Jammu, India.  Navaratri is a 10-day festival dedicated to the worship of the Hindu deity Durga.  These photos were taken in 2016 and posted here with

Snaps of an Indian Festival

    A fellow artist shared photos of the festive season in his hometown, Jammu, India.  Navaratri is a 10-day festival dedicated to the worship of the Hindu deity Durga.  These photos were taken in 2016 and posted here with

From Cape Town!

Got these art magazines from a friend who visited Cape Town, South Africa.  I’m in for some good reading!

From Cape Town!

Got these art magazines from a friend who visited Cape Town, South Africa.  I’m in for some good reading!

Art Under Threat Report

Freemuse.org publishes “Annual Statistics on Censorship and Attacks on Artistic Freedom”.  The 2015 report is here where 469 cases of censorship and attacks on artists were recorded.  

Art Under Threat Report

Freemuse.org publishes “Annual Statistics on Censorship and Attacks on Artistic Freedom”.  The 2015 report is here where 469 cases of censorship and attacks on artists were recorded.  

Definition: Anthropocene

New buzz word in the arts: Anthropocene. Anthropocene is a proposed epoch (or subdivision of geological time) when human activities started to have significant global impact on Earth’s geology and ecosystems. source: wikipedia  

Definition: Anthropocene

New buzz word in the arts: Anthropocene. Anthropocene is a proposed epoch (or subdivision of geological time) when human activities started to have significant global impact on Earth’s geology and ecosystems. source: wikipedia  

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