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Sep 2012, Vol. 8 | N° 7

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Content & Contributors September 2012 Features

Creating Changes I Remember By Anna Wong

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Anna Wong is an art therapist, specialising in, but not limited to, sessions for seniors. She holds individual/group sessions at Apex Day Rehabilitation Centre for the Elderly with regular & special needs (e.g. dementia) and conducts home-based projects. Private appointments are also available at Mel & Partners Drs. Pte Ltd. Contact annawong@live.com.sg or visit www.arttherapyworks.org

Sounding out Joel Ong By Tim Zeelie

10 – 11 The Substation Soapbox

The World Outside

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The Process: Day 12/12 A 12-day photo-documentation by Arron Teo Arron Teo is a part-time lecturer at Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts. His photographs have been exhibited in various prominent venues such as Singapore Art Museum, National Library and MICA Building. Many photography books have also featured his work. For more information visit www.arronteo.com

Frauenau in Summer

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By B. Jane Cowie B. Jane Cowie is a Glass Artist and AGS Educator.

Ngura Puti (Bush Home)

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Works from Mimili Maku Arts At ReDot Fine Art Gallery

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Blossoming Where Songlines Meet By Nicolas Rothwell, from: The Australian

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Art News

Revisited

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3 Decades of Surrealist Tendencies in Indonesian Art At One East Asia

Verdant Vistas

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A Solo Show by Surya Prakash Presented by Fiidaa Art At The Gallery at The Arts House

Art Expo Malaysia 2012

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The 6th Edition At Exhibition & Convention Centre (MECC), Kuala Lumpur

Capturing Paradise

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Paintings of Bali by Singaporean Artists At artcommune gallery

Pameran Poskad 2012

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Art in Postcard-Size At Viridian Art House and Galeri Utama

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Creating Changes I Remember By Anna Wong

A group of 8 seniors from a senior day care centre gathered for art making. They were guided on an imaginary walk as they closed their eyes. Then they were asked to put on paper what they saw. Aunt Bee (pseudonym), 85, wasted no time. She dipped her brush into the palette and captured the image. After a busy while, she raised her right index finger and asked for another piece of art paper. She painted again.

Figure 1. Rambutan

As the art making session came to an end, group members were given the opportunity to talk about their artwork. Aunt Bee held up her first artwork (Figure 1) and said, “Rambutans!” and the second artwork and said, “Rambutan tree” (Figure 2). A sense of achievement seemingly prevailed. Pointing to the red image in Figure 1, someone asked Aunt Bee, “But what is that on the right?” It seemed the word was just at the tip of her tongue but she paused. After a moment of silence, Aunt Bee burst out laughing. Her laughter was so contagious, everyone laughed with her. Some laughed till they welled up in tears.

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Figure 2. Rambutan Tree

Someone asked again, “But what is that?” Aunt Bee composed herself and said, “… I forgot.” As they shared, some recalled that they have never laughed like that in years. The seniors have become comfortable, making art with one another. They were spontaneous, authentic and more importantly, it was safe. They started with the usual anxiety. Some often said, “I cannot paint” or “I cannot even write my name”. But by the fourth session, they overcame the intimidation of art materials and the blank piece of white paper. They could also speak freely about their artwork. In Singapore, many of us are familiar with children making art. However, it often raises eyebrows when people hear that seniors also participate in art. Weisberg and Wilder (2001) quoted Dr Gene Cohen saying, “The truth is that creativity is not just for geniuses …. Creativity, which I defined as our innate capacity for growth, is empowering. It is the energy that allows us to think a different thought, express ourselves in a novel way. It enables us to view life as an opportunity for exploration, discovery, and an expanding sense of self … and it knows no age.” (p. 23). The creative process of art making is a multisensory experience. Art making creates focus, frees emotions, stimulate memory and keeps seniors lively. It can also reduce anxiety, increases self-esteem and generates confidence (Buchalter, 2011).

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Very often, as sessions begin, the seniors relate their lethargy and pains. Frowns and sighs are common. However, as soon as art making begins, you can see them channeling their energy into the thought-provoking task (Figure 3). Completed artwork not only documents recollections, it also produces a Figure 3. Seniors channel their energy onto the sense of achievement. thought-provoking task. Encouraging seniors to talk about their artwork, allows time to impart life stories, wisdom and understand further what it all means to them. Along the way, self-awareness can also be derived. As people age, the loss of the freedom of mobility, loss of control and perhaps more than often, the loss of choice, may be commonly felt. Art therapy sessions incorporate opportunities where the freedom to choose, make decisions, be responsible and gain access to control, can be experienced once again. Art exercises stimulate the brain. Following research in neuroscience, mental stimulations can bring about new connections of neurons in the brain (Doidge, 2007). Doidge also mentioned that stimulating brain activities can slow down agerelated cognitive decline and even, improve functioning. Brain plasticity talks about the brain’s ability to change, even among seniors. In the study of Mechelli et al. (as cited in Hass-Cohen and Carr, 2009), brain plasticity is shown to be possible as neuronal activity increases from increased brain usage, thickening gray matter and resulting in heavier brains. It was also found by Allen, Bruss and Damasio (as cited in Hass-Cohen and Carr, 2009) that heavier brains are less vulnerable to neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer’s disease. Local news reported that seniors in Singapore can be “lonely, sad and depressed”, even as they live with their families (Basu, 2012). Art therapy sessions can serve as an opportunity for seniors to have a meaningful activity as family members need to go about

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Figure 4. A senior’s artwork. "A shut-up clam with beard"

their busy lives. The presence of the therapist provides a ‘safe place’, where trust and security are developed, where feelings are expressed. Art therapy for seniors can be conducted in individual sessions or small groups. Sharing in groups decreases social isolation and increases community connection and interpersonal support. Group sharing develops greater insight to life challenges that in turn helps to reduce depressive feelings and can perhaps instill the sense of hope (Yalom, 2005). Going back to our story on Aunt Bee, she walked gingerly with her walking aid towards me about an hour later and said to me, “I remember ... It’s a sweet potato”. References Basu, R. (2012, May 6). Old and depressed in Singapore. The Straits Times. Retrieved from straitstimes.com/BreakingNews/Singapore/Story/STIStory_795891.html Buchalter, S. (2011). Art Therapy and Creative Coping Techniques for Older Adults. London and Philadelphia: Jessica Kingsley Publishers. Doidge, N. (2007). The Brain that Changes Itself. London, England: Penguin Group. Hass-Cohen, N and Carr, R. (2008). Art Therapy and Clinical Neuroscience. London and Philadelphia: Jessica Kingsley Publishers. Weisberg, N. and Wilder, R. (2001). Expressive Arts with Elders: A Resource. London and Philadelphia: Jessica Kingsley Publishers. Yalom, I and Leszcz, M. (2005). The Theory and Practice of Group Psychotherapy (5th ed.). New York: Basic Books.

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Sounding out Joel Ong By Tim Zeelie

Open Call is an annual showcase of visual, performance and sound art at The Substation. Held annually in September to celebrate The Substation’s birthday, this year’s Sound Art Open Call recipient, Joel Ong, has been making a lot of noise in The Substation Gallery lately. Tim Zeelie caught up with him to find out for about his installation, Wagon. TZ: Can you tell us a bit more about your project. What can viewers expect to see, or hear? JO: Wagon is a site specific installation that consists of a number of freely moving sound wagons fitted with sensors that react to the movements of visitors. The first sound that people will hear when they enter the gallery is the 'ring' of the space itself, induced through the amplification of resonant frequencies. As the wagons move around they also interfere with these frequencies, causing interesting changes in the pitch and character of the sounds. Theses sonic changes aren't large scale – they are subtle and encourage a heightened sense of listening. TZ: To what extent has the history of noise, modernism, music and mechanical production influenced your art, and how did you go from having a background in life sciences to making kinetic sculptures? JO: Sound art does indeed have a background too diverse to cohere into a definitive canon. It is obvious that every artist is thoroughly indebted to the advances in modern technologies that have enabled far-reaching innovations in the ways we create, propagate and publicise. My somewhat unconventional background in the life sciences has played a vital role in my art, and it is credit to my ecology classes that I am particularly interested in the interactions between objects and their acoustic environments. I was also mentored by Prof Lonce Wyse at NUS who is himself strategically positioned between multiple academic disciplines; so much of what he finds exciting about interdisciplinary potential has rubbed off on me. Both art and science play a critical role in evaluating our acoustic environments, now not only saturated with the sounds of vehicles and machinery, but also with the amplified, disembodied voices of

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The Substation Soapbox radiophonic and telegraphic frequencies. It seems natural for me in the next season of my research to further develop current modes of techno-scientific listening and augmented hearing. With Wagon, we explore the physicality of sound in The Substation Gallery and the effects of our own bodies within it. I have long been interested in works featuring simple uses of pure tones to create audible patterns, so the addition of acoustic feedback also enhances this experience of architectural space. In its developmental phase, this project also incorporates a DIY approach in designing these wagons. To that extent, working under the guidance of prolific sound artist and sculptor Zulkifle Mahmod, who is also the Sound Art Open Call 2012 curator, has been a truly rewarding experience. TZ: Is there something particular about the medium of sound and audio that you prefer over other more traditionally representational mediums? JO: I think one of the main features of the sounding arts is the openness to exploring all sound (not just music) as being intrinsically affective. I like that it’s a medium that’s always present, and can be found everywhere – even within the chaotic sound environment of Singapore's ever changing landscape. Wagon is on at The Substation Gallery from 31 August – 10 September 2012. The Substation Gallery is open daily from 12noon – 9pm and closed on public holidays. Admission is free. The Substation is located at 45 Armenian Street, Singapore 179936. For more information please visit www.substation.org or call the box office on 6337 7800.

Joel Ong

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The World Outside The Process: Day 12/12 A 12-day photo-documentation by Arron Teo

The World Outside by artist Tang Ling Nah in collaboration with design collective atelier | small Singapore The World Outside was presented by Esplanade, VISUAL ARTS @Esplanade Tunnel from 12 Nov 2010 – 2 Jan 2011.

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Frauenau in Summer By B. Jane Cowie, Glass Artist and AGS Educator

I arrived at Bild-Werk in the middle of summer, but it was not as warm as I thought it would be, especially without an operational hot glass furnace. Bild-Werk is an International Summer Academy for the Arts, located in a scenic valley in the Bavarian Forest, Germany. Glass is the focus of the Summer Academy that offers glass blowing, engraving, casting and glass painting workshops. The school also runs oil painting, print making, ceramic sculpture and wood carving classes, attracting artists and art enthusiasts from many European countries. I was invited this year especially to teach glass blowing as part of the 25 year celebration of the Academy’s continued history. However, the furnace had not arrived in time for the beginning of class. Normally, the furnace is the heart of the Summer Academy, yet for some years the furnace had not been in operation, and so this year they had especially organised a new furnace to be brought in for my hot glass course. So there was a chill in the air when I arrived… The chill did not last long as I lit the glory holes and turned on as many kilns as possible (5 in total – mostly all at the same time) to get the glass hot enough to pick up from the kiln and/or using a pasterelli plate. Once picked up, we then heated the glass in the glory hole to a temperature of approximately 900 degrees Celsius to become soft, malleable and HOT. My students were mostly Germany or Swiss, with one student from Brazil. All my students had some hot glass experience and were eager to learn more about working in this new type of ‘hot glass situation’. We picked up pieces of glass, bottles, jam jars, rolled up fused panels and Bullseye plates to create a diverse variety of vessels and sculptural forms.

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This new way to work with glass hot – without a furnace – is a technique I have been pioneered in Singapore for the past year. With at least 2 kilns and a make shift glory hole I have conducted a series of hot glass murrini roll up workshops once a month with a small group of enthusiasts. I am always improvising and innovating to create hot glass making exercises for students to practice basic skills and gain knowledge. Working with hot glass is an intensive activity, requiring a good understanding of how to work together, communicate ideas and more importantly have fun. As students became familiar with the facilities, how to move with hot glass and how to move around each other, team working skills and communication increased. Each student came with their unique abilities, personality and creative focus and within the 3 weeks we realised many exciting results. The team assists individuals make their work, while each member of the team has something unique to offer the group. Working within a team means that individuals have the ability to realise their works, to make artworks they could not achieve alone. Slowly personalities unfolded as we found there was a wealth of life experience and creativity within the group. As individuals we can only achieve so much, but as a team we can certainly shine bright – as bright as a gather of hot glass. To see photos of the workshop check out the AGS Education facebook page. Singapore Art Gallery Guide

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Ngura Puti (Bush Home) Works from Mimili Maku Arts

05 Sep – 13 Oct Opening Reception: Wed 5 Sept, 7:30 – 9:30 pm ReDot Fine Art Gallery, 39 Keppel Road #02-06

ReDot Fine Art Gallery hosts the first international exhibition of the works from Mimili Maku Arts, an indigenous owned and directed art centre. Mimili Maku Arts is located in the Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara (APY) Lands, in the far north west of South Australia, where some of the most exciting, fresh and contemporary Aboriginal art of recent years has emerged. The artists of Mimili Maku have been painting for almost a decade but the art centre didn’t gain wider recognition until Milatjari Pumani, a respected senior Yankunytjatjara woman, started painting in 2008 at the age of 80, propelling this remote community into the spotlight of the modern Australian contemporary art scene. Today the art centre works with more than 50 artists, men and women, young and old from Mimili and the four surrounding homelands of Perentie Bore, Wanmara, Blue Hills and Sandy’s Bore. The whimsical works currently being produced at Mimili Maku Arts continue to attract attention with their traditional imagery, symbols and narrative combined with the abstract wild application of colour and texture. Artists retain individual styles, differing modes of application, brushstrokes and colour combinations, but all manage to create fluid pieces depicting mountain ranges, waterholes, caves and other topographical elements of the land, embedded with sacred spiritual connection. Equal in traditional appeal and contemporary resonance, Mimili Maku works are considered some of the most exciting to emerge from the APY Lands in recent years and are found in all important private and public collections in Australia and overseas focused on Aboriginal art. This exhibition showcases superb works by the legendary Milatjari Pumani, her daughters Ngupulya and Betty Pumani, Tuppy Ngintja Goodwin and Kathleen Tjapalyi amongst others. A group of artists and the art centre manager, Ms. Hannah Grace, travel to Singapore to attend the exhibition opening on the 5th Sep. to add their perspective on desert life and the mysteries that are captured within the stories embedded in the 30+ works on show.

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Blossoming Where Songlines Meet By Nicolas Rothwell, from: The Australian

RED domes, veiled skies, heat haze, mulga – the country of the Yankunytjatjara holds the patterns and the rhythms of its landscape out of easy reach. Here, in the remote Everard Ranges of northern South Australia, an elusive new phase in the desert art movement is under way. It has been taking shape quietly these past three years, in the small community of Mimili, far off the well-worn art tourism track. Even more than the recent flowerings of new work in nearby communities, the art of Mimili speaks most clearly when read as a pure dictation from the country, a translation of natural language into paint. The initial chapters of this story were modest. For the moment, Mimili Maku art centre still occupies a tiny stone house built in a declivity that floods whenever rain pours off the adjacent rocks. Painting began here almost a decade ago in fitful fashion, but gained momentum only when one of the most striking artists of the desert region, Milatjari Pumani, took up her dotting stick for the first time in 2008, at the age of 80. There is a full-time co-ordinator based in the community, and several of Pumani's ultra-talented children and relatives paint regularly. A new art centre building will be completed in the heart of Mimili by the end of next year. A swift transition, an ambitious blueprint – but art, its production, its control and stewardship, has long been preoccupations of the men and women living in this landscape. Drawing and painting first became popular activities in the rudimentary arts and crafts centre set-up at Ernabella Mission to the west more than 50 years ago. An art studio for the Stuart Highway tourist market opened in the neighbouring community of Indulkana to the east in the early 1980s; but the explosion of art-making at Mimili has proved subtly different in emphasis from other recent "start-ups" of community-based art centres in the desert lands. Mimili's importance rests in the surrounding country and the past: the events that took place in the ranges nearby during ancestral times. The community lies close to myriad tjukurpa or dreaming sites. This geography makes it something akin to a cultural guardpost watching over the land. There is a virtual expressway of interweaving, criss-crossing song-cycle tracks all through the country to the west. Deep in the hills on the horizon is the maku or witchetty grub dreaming. One of the key sites is Antara, a pair of prominent rockholes aligned in parallel that mark the 18

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Cover Story passage of creator beings. It is at Antara that increase rituals for the maku are performed – and, unsurprisingly, paired rockhole symbols feature repeatedly in the work of Mimili's most successful artists. On the floor of the main painting room, watched by a pack of attentive camp-dogs, Tuppy Goodwin is putting the finishing touches to a large canvas drenched in colour: pinks, blues, mauves – and once the eye catches the sets of paired waterholes facing out in multiple directions the painting comes into focus as a dizzyingly complex topographic work. Close by, a half-completed piece by Mimili's artistic matriarch, Milatjari, hangs on the whitewashed wall. Beneath it one of her daughters, Ngupulya Pumani, is embarked on a larger version of the same story, hands moving slowly as she traces out its designs in her own close-dotted style. Arc, tangent line, field, rockhole circle – the vocabulary of the canvas is picked out in the dots of different scales, in a mesh of colours that create depth: pale pink on dark pink, sunshine on darker flame orange-red. The technique is a natural refinement of the first works made by Milatjari, which rely strongly on the contrast between dark ground and dot curtain and overcoat of surface pattern in restricted, clearly legible colour sets, so that the story-cycle symbols are present and yet softened, presented as artifice, as an invitation to appreciate tradition as a form of art. And then there's the "puzzle artist" of Mimili, silent, halfleaning against the wall, lost in her work. Kathleen Tjapalyi masks the strength of her symbols beneath veiling, intricate designs. Now

Tuppy Goodwin painting at Mimili. Picture: Mimili Maku art centre Source: Supplied

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in her early 70s and at the apex of the desert's cultural knowledge pyramid, she began painting only a year ago. She works slowly, painstakingly. Her first canvases were startling. They used colour in an unfamiliar way, putting forward not harmonies of shades but abrupt passages of contrast. There was heavy dotting. The style emphasised the icons in the painting and obscured them, held them back. The emblems – hooks, meanders, bifurcating branches – recalled the work of Amata's most cryptic female artist, Wawiriya Burton; the look and choice in colour had something of the manner of two painters from early days at Wingellina, Nyakul and Alkuwari Dawson, now dead. In a testing commercial environment, with well-judged, eyecharming canvases pouring by the hundred from art centres across the bush, this was something else. It conveyed a message from a distant world. What was that message? The narratives embedded in Tjapalyi's work, like many of the region's story-cycles, had a sombre edge: the tale of the children confronted by a child-eating woman spirit west of Antara rockhole; the tale of the ngura atiya, the nest where a flesh-eating eagle stared out across the landscape, until a left-handed hero chopped it down: all the bones of the raptor's victims are still visible, embedded in the stone around the peak on the song-line running from Carmeena to Sandy Bore. The tone of these stories seemed to lurk in the paint of Tjapalyi's early efforts: they made for overwhelming art. It was almost too much. She damped down her colours and increased the density of her markings to yield the look she opts for today, brick reds, desert ochres, dusty pinks, cast like a shimmer across the canvas and the sky-blue ground. Hard stories, ornate art: the alchemy that transforms culture story into pattern. Such is the business of Mimili Maku, an outpost among outposts, the experimental studio where the desert art journey is taking its latest turn. What next, in the years ahead, as Mimili increasingly becomes an official centre for the long-delayed intervention into the Aboriginal lands of desert South Australia, more and more regulated, monitored, controlled? What next, with a plague of problems mounting across the lands, identified with ever-escalating urgency by a cadre of outside experts? The artists have their appointed tasks, and their forthcoming exhibitions, but the unvoiced question lingers for remote communities across their region. What can beauty on canvas strengthen or help preserve?

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Revisited 3 Decades of Surrealist Tendencies in Indonesian Art

Dita Gambiro, I Try To Be Honest, 2009 synthetic hair, iron, beads, 45 x 45 x 90 cm

12 Sep – 03 Oct One East Asia, Thong Teck Building, 15 Scotts Road #05-08/09


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The declaration of the Surrealist Manifesto in 1924 by the French poet, André Breton, marked the unification of the artistic, imagination, fantasy, automatism, together with a particular discipline of science, i.e. psychology. The absurd visual construction or the wild imagination and fantasy, is somewhat validated, that there is unconscious spirit that needs to be channelled out through art. Initiated by Breton, followed by other artists, including Jean Arp, Salvador Dali, Max Ernst, Frida Kahlo, René Magritte, Andre Masson, Joan Miró and a few others, they explored the realm of the “unconscious” to find the basis of the “new language of expression” that can be well articulated. In the next development, “the surrealistic language” has been vigorously flourished and influenced many artists until now, at least in the “language of expression”. The language of Salvador Dali, René Magritte, just to name a few, seems to have been recorded in the memories of many different painters in the world, including in Indonesia. It is a common practice in the art to influence and be influenced by other artists in their artistic creation. However, although the style might be the same but the content might be different. Similarly, the terminology of “surrealism” in the context of Indonesian art should be viewed in this light, as the “surrealistic language” in Indonesia has been influenced by many different factors, including historical, cultural and local knowledge. The beginning of works with surrealist tendencies in Indonesia started in the city of Yogyakarta in the 1990s. The works were usually characterised by the use of photorealism technique with themes revolving around the world Putu Wirantawan, Constellation of Soul Images 46012 2012, Pencil and pen on paper, 140 x 150 cm

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Ivan Sagita, Look at my body and My Life!, 2011, Oil on Canvas, 160 x 200 cm

of imagination, spiritualism and the myth. Besides these artists in Yogyakarta, there is a group of other surrealist artists working in different cities in East Java. Over the years, these groups of artists continue to work in similar style, while at the same time, there are a few other contemporary artists in different parts of Indonesia working in similar tendencies although using different visual language. REVISITED: 3 decades of surrealist tendencies in Indonesian art aims to highlight and give an introduction to works that portray the “surrealistic tendency” in Indonesian art in the past three decades. Featuring eight art works by four artists that represent the different generations: Ivan Sagita (b. 1957), Sigit Santoso (b. 1964), Putu Wirantawan (b.1972) and Dita Gambiro (b.1986), the exhibition should be viewed as an embryo project to trigger more comprehensive future projects. The exhibition aspires to raise discussions about the following issues. How do you see “the surrealistic language” of the Indonesian artists then and today? Is there similarity or is it different? Is there a significant development that can be seen? How is it in relation to Surrealism in the West? This, hopefully, help form the basic discourse of “the surrealistic language” or the “surrealistic tendency” in Indonesian art and the relevancy of these works in the bigger artistic map of Indonesian art today. Revisited: 3 Decades of Surrealist Tendencies in Indonesian Art ist shown at One East Asia, Thong Teck Building, 15 Scotts Road #05-08/09 from 12 Sep – 03 Oct.

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Verdant Vistas A Solo Show by Surya Prakash

14 – 16 Sep The Gallery at The Arts House, 1 Old Parliament Lane Surya Prakash, Pool Side, Acrylic on canvas, 2012, 48 x 20 inches

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‘Verdant Vistas’ is a solo show by eminent artist Surya Prakash, presented by Fiidaa Art at The Arts House. This exhibition features about twenty of the artist’s works done in his signature style of large landscapes lush with greenery and brilliant reflections on water. Surya Prakash’s landscapes present a perfect bonding between colour and foliage thus creating a stunning panorama on canvas. “To me art is life ... a higher calling. I cannot imagine my life without art. This is who I am; all of my being, every breath I take, every nuance of my life”, is what the artist says about his art. This artist was born in 1940 and has been in the forefront of the art movement in the Hyderabad region, organizing camps, workshops et al. His artistic career spans more than four decades, and has been marked by several solo and group exhibitions held both within India as well as in Poland, Germany, Iran, Czechoslovakia, Russia, Hungary, the United Kingdom, Syria, France, and the United States. His work has found place in numerous forums including the India Triennale and the Paris Biennale. He has been a jury member and commissioner for national and state level exhibitions as well as the fifth India Triennale. The recipient of the National Award and gold medals from the Andhra Pradesh Lalit Kala Academy and the Hyderabad Art Society, Surya Prakash has been honoured with the title "Kala Vibhushan" by the All India Fine Arts and Crafts Society in New Delhi. This artist’s paintings have found a home in several museums, corporate houses, banks, institutions and in other private and public collections in India and overseas. The venue of the show, The Arts House at the Old Parliament, opened in 2004 as an arts and heritage centre. The old building was restored, and the furnishings and the design were preserved. The Chambers were converted into a function room where music performances could be held. Art exhibitions and other functions are also regularly held at the gallery, which has Tuscan style columns and cornices. Fiidaa Art was founded in 2006 by Sangeeta Tibrewala. Based in Singapore, Fiidaa Art aims to provide Art lovers and Art investors an opportunity to view and purchase Indian Contemporary Art from all across India. Fiidaa Art holds exhibitions on an ongoing basis for both masters and upcoming artists. For more information see www.fiidaaart.com

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Art Expo Malaysia 2012 The 6th Edition

27 – 30 Sep Exhibition & Convention Centre (MECC), Kuala Lumpur

This four-day mammoth art event has come to the sixth edition this year, attracting more than 60 participating art galleries and organisation from 20 countries. This largest international art event in Malaysia still remains Free Admission to the public, and is probably the only art fair in the world that is so! The Malaysia bandwagon will have a good number of reputable exhibitors including Bank Negara Malaysia Museum and Art Gallery, National Visual Arts Gallery Malaysia, Art Accent, Artseni Gallery, City Art Gallery, G13 Gallery, KL Lifestyle Art Space, Pelita Hati Gallery of Art, Sutra Foundation, Yahong Art Gallery, Henry Butcher Art Auctioneers, as well as first-time participants such as Artemis Art, Segaris Art Center, Purplehouz Fine Arts, Core Design Gallery, Blue Dots Art, The Malaysian Art Centre, etc. These galleries will represent a great mix of established pioneer artists, superstars and emerging young artists. Other than the largest delegation from our home country, art lovers may take this opportunity to view more than 2,000 pieces of artworks exhibited by international art galleries from countries like Singapore, Indonesia, Vietnam, Myanmar, The Philippines,

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China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Japan, Korea, India, Iran, Hungary, Britain, France and Spain. From the West all the way from Spain, an astounding set of 13 pieces of Joan Miro artworks will be exhibited. Also check out the Picasso piece, do not miss it! From the East, top Chinese contemporary artist Feng Zhengjie will present 6 pieces of artworks from his latest series, where he explores on different technique and expression style. Miao Xiaochun, world renowned digital artist, has captivated visitors of

Feng Zhengjie, Moire Painting - New Calendar Series 2012 No. 05, Oil on canvas, 61 x 45.5 cm

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Chow Chin Chuan, Football Season, Oil on linen, 86 x 96cm, 2012

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the International Art Expo Malaysia since 2009 with his spectacular 3-D animations, and this year, he will unveil his latest works – ‘Neo-Cubism Projection’ in Art Expo Malaysia. There will also be an Embassy Zone, in which Embassy of Argentine, Belgium, Brazil, Colombia, Cuba, Ecuador, and Switzerland will be showcasing the art talents from their respective countries. In addition, an art auction called The Young Contempo Auction (a new initiative by Henry Butcher Art Auctioneers) will be held during the Expo. This inaugural auction will feature 39 lots aiming to nurture and promote works of young and emerging artists from Malaysia, with the proceeds to be channeled towards programmes that aid fledgling artists. Art Expo Malaysia is under the esteemed royal patronage of Crown Prince and Crown Princess of Perlis, DYTM Tuanku Syed Faizuddin Putra ibni Tuanku Syed Sirajuddin Jamalullail, and DYTM Tuanku Hajjah Lailatul Shahreen Akashah Khalil. For more information, please contact 03-7728 3677 / info@artexpomalaysia.com or log on to www.artexpomalaysia.com

Goh Lye Hock, Traces of Time, Acrylic on canvas, 84 x 100 cm, 2012

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Capturing Paradise Paintings of Bali by Singaporean Artists

17 – 30 Sep artcommune gallery, 231 Bain Street #02-43

A Hindu-dominant island in Indonesia, Bali is often being described as a tropical paradise, and has served as a massive source of inspiration for many artists in the Southeast Asian region and beyond. Since the early 50’s, many Singaporean artists, young and old, have flocked to Bali in search of fresh visual references and returned deeply enthralled by the rustic charms and cultural richness of the island. Having eluded the radar of urbanisation, Bali stands as an accessible site partitioned from modern civilisation. Many are attracted to its beauty and simplicity, and regard the island as an idyllic landscape where the colourful and vibrant indigenous way of life remains relatively unscarred by modernity. As elucidated by one of Singapore’s most outstanding contemporary artists, Lim Tze Peng, “Bali is a paradise for artists. Art is plentiful in the Balinese culture, the architecture and landscape in Bali are beautiful, and the people are simple.” There can be little doubt that the island has played an instrumental role in shaping the artistic oeuvres of many artists in

Cheong Soo Pieng, Balinese Village Life, 1952. 34.5 x 55 cm

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Tan Choh Tee, Offering, 1989. 65 x 53 cm

Singapore. Since the time of Singapore’s 1st generation artists, Bali has often been sought for and captured as an exotic paradise, perhaps no less than how the island of Tahiti might have stood in the eyes of the visionary Post-Impressionist artist, Paul Gauguin. In fact, the landmark trip to Bali in 1952 that inspired Cheong Soo Pieng, Chen Wen Hsi, Chen Chong Swee and Liu Kang to redefine their aesthetic approaches and reinvent some groundbreaking pictorial styles culminating to the Nanyang art movement has been widely acknowledged as a ‘watershed’ moment in the development of modern art in Singapore. In this exhibition, artcommune gallery is proud to present a series of Bali-inspired paintings accomplished by some of Singapore’s most distinguished artists – Ang Ah Tee, Cheong Soo Pieng, Lim Tze Peng, Lim Yew Kuan, Ong Kim Seng, Tan Choh Tee, Tong Chin Sye, Ho Sou Ping and Hong Sek Chern. The works on exhibit range from oil, watercolour to Chinese ink, and include rarely seen elaborate sketches by 1st generation master, Cheong Soo Pieng. This exhibition facilitates an entry point into how Bali has come to influence the artistic endeavours of many Singaporean artists over the years. In supplying rich visual references and exotic motifs, its flavourful iconography has become deeply encapsulated within the evolving oeuvres of these artists. The exhibition also examines how Bali had helped shaped the emergence of what has come to be known today as the Nanyang style of art.

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Pameran Poskad 2012 Art in Postcard-Size

07 – 15 Sep Viridian Art House and Galeri Utama, 70 River Valley Road

Pameran Poskad 2012 is a group exhibition of postcard-sized artworks that is open to anyone and everyone who would like to participate. The fourth installment of Pameran Poskad is presented at Viridian Art House and Galeri Utama with more than 400 artists from 31 countries, including internationally recognised artists such as Jimmy Ong (Singapore), Donna Ong (Singapore), Genevieve Chua (Singapore), BenCab (Philippines), Wilson Shieh (Hong Kong), R.E. Hartanto (Indonesia), Jiha Moon (Korea), Takashi Kuribayashi (Japan) and Ahmad Zakii Anwar (Malaysia). All artworks in this show fit within a postcard-sized sleeve and come in various forms that expand the interpretation of the “postcard.” Works range from two-dimensional prints, drawings and paintings to three-dimensional objects. The artwork size restriction keeps the works small and limits the price range,

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allowing the everyday consumer to purchase an original piece of art. Pameran Poskad creates a fun and inspiring environment where people come to appreciate and collect works by artists from all demographics. Not just artists from the international art community participate, businessmen, students and children also submit their creations. While this exhibition includes works by established artists, it also encourages those who never draw or those who do not consider themselves an artist to give art-making a try! The concept behind Pameran Poskad is to make art more accessible to the public, where people from various backgrounds come together to share the joy of making, exhibiting and viewing. With no artwork labels displaying artists’ names, the process of looking makes for an exciting journey of discovery! The Pameran Poskad exhibition in Singapore was initiated in 2005 by Tamae Iwasaki and Eitaro Ogawa, a duo that also goes by the name of “Keyakismos.” For Iwasaki and Ogawa, who are also professional printers at the Singapore Tyler Print Institute, art has the possibility to connect people from various locations, cultures and backgrounds. Each artist’s perspective and style creates a visual dialogue between different communities and also provides unique learning experiences. They share the belief that this gift of creativity and art is something everyone should be able to enjoy. This exhibition is about getting people involved in the creative process either through art-making or through the organisation of the show. Solely put together by passionate volunteers, Pameran Poskad is a “people’s” collaborative show from beginning to end. Pameran Poskad 2012 is organised by Tamae Iwasaki, Eitaro Ogawa, Yang Shihui, Teng Yenhui, Izziyana Suhaimi and Sylvia Tsai.

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Esplanade F/5 1 Esplanade Drive, www.esplanade.com 1 Public Art Space F/4 7 Raffles Boulevard Gallery NaWei Pte Ltd F/5 6 Raffles Boulevard, www.gallerynawei.com Marina Mandarin Singapore F/5 6 Raffles Boulevard Asian Civilisations Museum E/5 1 Empress Place, www.acm.org.sg 1 The Arts House E/5 1 Old Parliament Lane, www.theartshouse.com.sg 1 Victoria Theatre & Concert Hall E/5 9 Empress Place ART-2 Gallery E/5 140 Hill Street #01-03, ☎ 6338 8733 Cape of Good Hope E/5 140 Hill Street, #01-06 Element Art Space E/5 140 Hill Street #01-10/11/12, MICA Building 1 Gajah Gallery E/5 140 Hill Street #01-08, MICA Building 1 Mulan Gallery Pte Ltd E/4 36 Armenian Street #01-07 Singapore Philatelic Museum E/4 23B Coleman Street 1 The Substation E/4 45 Armenian Street 1 National Museum of Singapore E/4 93 Stamford Road 1 The Gallery, Singapore Management University D/3 90 Stamford Rd Singapore Art Museum (SAM) E/4 71 Bras Basah Road 1 The National Art Gallery E/4 www.nationalartgallery.sg 1 YAVUZ Fine Art E/4 51 Waterloo Street, #03-01 1 Forest Rain Gallery E/3 261 Waterloo Street, #02-43/44 Artfolio Pte Ptd E/4 328 North Bridge Road #02-25, www.artfolio.com.sg Chan Hampe Galleries E/4 328 North Bridge Road #01-20/21 1 Ode To Art E/4 252 North Bridge Road #01-36e/f, www.odetoart.com National Library E/4 100 Victoria Street, www.nl.sg 1 MINT Museum of Toys E/4 26 Seah Street, www.emint.com Sculpture Square Limited E/3 155 Middle Road Night & Day E/3 139 A/C Selegie Road Art Galleries at NAFA E/3 80 Bencoolen Street 1 Institute of Contemporary Arts Singapore (ICAS), LASALLE College of the Arts E/3 1 McNally Street 1 Emily Hill E/2 11 Upper Wilkie Road, www.emilyhill.org Osage Gallery D/3 11B Mount Sophia #01-12, www.osagegallery.com The Picturehouse D/3 2 Handy Road, www.thepicturehouse.com.sg The Little Arts Academy E/3 1 Selegie Road, #05-01/02 Art Seasons E/3 1 Selegie Road, PoMo #02-21/24 2902 Gallery D/3 11 Mount Sophia, Block B,#B2-09 1

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Artwalks Marina Bay & Bugis Artwalk [Arts & Heritage District] 138. 139. 140. 141. 143. 143. 144. 153. 181. 182. 200. 201. 202. 203. 204. 214.

Sinema Old School D/3 11b Mount Sophia B1-12, www.sinema.sg Peranakan Museum E/4 39 Armenian Street 1 The Luxe Art Museum D/3 6 Handy Road, #02-01, www.theLAM.sg Yisulang Art Gallery D/3 6 Handy Road, #01-01, www.yisulang.com Art Trove E/4 51 Waterloo St, #02-01/02/03 1 M-Gallery E/4 51 Waterloo Street, #03-03B/#03-04 1 Art Plural Gallery E/4 38 Armenian Street, www.artpluralgallery.com 1 Artcommune E/4 231 Bain Street. #02-43, Bras Basah Complex 1 ArtScience Museum at Marina Bay Sands F/5 10 Bayfront Ave 1 MODE [hair . gallery] F/5 8A Marina Boulevard #B2-22 1 I Theatre F/5 27 Kerbau Road, www.itheatre.org W!LD RICE E/2 3A Kerbau Road, www.wildrice.com.sg Bhaskar’s Arts Academy E/2 19 & 21 Kerbau Road Your MOTHER gallery F/2 91A Hindoo Road Post Museum F/2 107+109 Rowell Road, www.post-museum.org Xuanhua Art Gallery F/3 70 Bussorah Street, www.xuanhuaart.com

Tanjong Pagar, Chinatown & Raffles Place Artwalk Art Venues: [ 1please see details in event section ] 300. 301. 302. 303. 305. 307. 308. 309. 310. 311. 311. 311. 311. 312. 313. 314. 315. 316. 317. 318. 321. 322. 323. 325. 326. 327. 328. 329. 330.

The Fullerton Heritage E/5 1 Fullerton Square, www.thefullertonheritage.com iPRECIATION E/5 1 Fullerton Square, #01-08, www.ipreciation.com 1 tcc - Raffles Xchange E/5 5 Raffles Place #B1-63/64/65 1 tcc - 'The Gallery' E/5 51 Circular Road 1 tcc - 4 Robinson Rd E/6 4 Robinson Road, #01-01 1 Galerie Belvedere (S) Pte Ltd D/7 168 Robinson Road 1 MAAD Market D/7 28 Maxwell Road, www.maad.sg Red Dot Design Museum D/7 28 Maxwell Road 1 ReDot Gallery C/8 Tanjong Pagar Distripark, 39 Keppel Road #02-06 1 Fortune Cookie Projects C/8 39 Keppel Road #02-04 L2 SPACE C/8 39 Keppel Road #02-02A, www.L2SPACE.com.sg, Ikkan Art Gallery C/8 Artspace@Helutrans, 39 Keppel Road Light Editions Gallery C/8 Unit 02-02B, 39 Keppel Road Valentine Willie Fine Art C/8 39 Keppel Road #02-04 Dahlia Gallery LLP C/8 69A Pagoda Street (2nd Level) Give Art Space C/7 65 Spottiswoode Park Road 1 Red Crane Antiques C/6 19a Keong Saik Road 1 Indigo Blue Art D/6 33 Neil Road, www.indigoblueart.com Jeremy Ramsey Fine Art C/6 16 Bt Pasoh Rd 1 Vue Privée C/7 63 Spottiswoode Park Utterly Art Exhibition Space D/6 229A South Bridge Road Momentous Arts D/5 20 Lor Telok #02-01, www.momentousarts.com Instinc D/5 Eu Tong Sen Street, #04-163, www.instinc.com Eagle’s Eye Art Gallery D/5 42 Hongkong Street NUS Baba House C/7 157 Neil Road, www.nus.edu.sg/museum/baba Galerie Sogan & Art D/6 33B Mosque Street, www.soganart.com Richard Koh Fine Art Pte Ltd D/7 71 Duxton Road, www.rkfineart.com Living Portraits D/7 31 Tanjong Pagar Road Art Xchange Gallery Singapore D/5 6 Eu Tong Sen Street #02-65 1

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tcc art boutique caffès close to the arts 1. Centrepoint C/3 176 Orchard Road, #01-102/103/104 2. Isetan Scotts B/2 350 Orchard Road, Level 2 Shaw House 5. Peranakan Place C/3 182 Orchard Road 6. Clarke Quay D/5 Blk 3E, River Valley Road, #01-01 7. Great World City B/5 1 Kim Seng Promenade, #01-29 11. Central D/5 6 Eu Tong Sen Street, #02-84/85/86 The Central 19. The Pier @ Robertson C/4 80 Mohamed Sultan Road, #01-01/02 26. Wisma Atria B/3 435 Orchard Rd, #02-18 28. ION Orchard B/3 2 Orchard Turn #B2-49 ION Orchard

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1. Centrepoint C/3 176 Orchard Road, #01-102/103/104 2. Isetan Scotts B/2 350 Orchard Road, Level 2 Shaw House 5. Peranakan Place C/3 182 Orchard Road 25. International Building B/2 360 Orchard Road, #01-01 26. Wisma Atria B/3 435 Orchard Rd, #02-18 28. ION Orchard B/3 2 Orchard Turn #B2-49 ION Orchard Singapore Art Gallery Guide

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Linda Gallery - Dempsey Blk 15 Dempsey Road, #01-03 RedSea Gallery Blk 9 Dempsey Hill #01-10, www.redseagallery.com Museum of Contemporary Arts (MOCA) 27A Loewen Road Ketna Patel 35 Jalan Puteh Jerneh, www.ketnapatel.com Sunjin Galleries (S) Pte Ltd 43 Jalan Merah Saga #03-62 TAKSU Singapore 43 Jalan Merah Saga #01-72, www.taksu.com Aryaseni Art Gallery 43 Jalan Merah Saga #02-62, www.aryaseni.com d' Art Studio H/2 5 Westbourne Road #02-03 Blenheim Court 1 Kelly Reedy – Studio Arts H/2 27 Woking Road, #01-01 1 Marisa Keller H/2 Block 28 Woking Road # 03 - 05 1 Barrosa Studio H/2 4 Woking Road #01-02 1 Sealey Brandt H/2 1 Westbourne Road #01-02 CdeM Atelier & Art School H/2 5 Westbourne Road #01-02

Art Services: 546. Benaka Art Conservation 64 Taman Warna, Chip Bee Gardens

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Art Retreat K/2 10 Ubi Crescent, Ubi Techpark, Lobby C, #01=45/47 Soobin Art Int’l K/2 10 Ubi Crescent UBI Techpark #04-90~95 Telok Kurau Studios M/3 91 Lorong J Telok Kurau Art Mart Gallery 520 Sims Ave #01-01, www.artmart.com.sg, Linda Gallery Kaki Bukit L/1 Block 7 Kaki Bukit Road 1 #02-09/10 theCURATOR K/1 33 Ubi Ave 3, #01-13, Vertex Black Earth Culture Art Museum L/3 352 B Joo Chiat Road DLR Gallery L/4 22 Marshall Road, www.dlrgallery.com Metakaos Collections L/1 1 Kaki Bukit Road 1 #03-22 1 The Necessary Stage M/4 278 Marine Parade Road, #B1-02 Artists Alliance SG (AASG) K/4 90 Goodman Road 1 Goodman Arts Centre K/4 90 Goodman Road 1 Florenz Gallery 10 Changi South Street 1 Art Glass Solutions 30 Kuo Chuan Avenue 1

Art Services: 698. Art Conservation K/2 10 Ubi Crescent, #04-28 Ubi Techpark

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tcc art boutique caffès close to the arts 4. Novena Square 238 Thomson Road, #01-56/58 22. German Centre 25 International Business Park, #01-80 29. Anchorpoint 370 Alexandra Road #01-07/08 30. Marina at Keppel Bay 2 Keppel Bay Vista #02-02A 31. Terminal 3 Arrival Changi International Airport

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SOCIETE GENERALE Gallery C1 1 Sarkies Road 1 TRCC - The Republic Cultural Centre Woodlands Avenue 9 Collectors Contemporary 5 Jalan Kilang Barat #01-03 Mercedes-Benz Center 301 Alexandra Road 1 Australasian Arts Projects 303 Tanglin Road 1 Art On Gallery Pte. Ltd. 26 Farrer Rd Hampton Blk Lobby B #03-02 1 Galerie K Moeller - Vietnamese Art 343 Upper Bukit Timah Road Metakaos Collections 51 Goldhill Plaza, #23-04/07 1 Artesan Pte Ltd 793 Bukit Timah Road #02-01 AndrewShire Gallery 5 Swiss Cottage Estate Moni Gallery 263 Lavender Street, www.monigallery.com Aratong Galleries 26 Mount Pleasant Drive Lukisan Art Gallery 110 Faber Drive, www.lukisan-art.com NUS Museum, NUS Centre For the Arts 50 Kent Ridge Crescent 1 NTU 81 Nanyang Drive The Art Gallery, National Institute of Education 1 Nanyang Walk Jalan Bahar Clay Studios 97L Lorong Tawas, www.jbcs.com.sg DaTang Fine Arts Singapore 18 Boon Lay Way #08-124 TradeHub 21 1 White Canvas Gallery 78 Guan Chuan St

Art Services: 099. Renate Kant Studio 8 Shrewsbury Rd

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2902 Gallery 11 Mount Sophia, Block B,#B2-09 info@2902gallery.com, www.2902gallery.com map no. 137

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2902 Gallery is an artist-run establishment dedicated to the promotion and appreciation of local and international art photography.

Art and Printmaking Studio Block 28 Woking Road # 03 - 05 ☎ 9653 5051 Fax 9653 5051 marisakeller@mac.com, www.marisakeller.com artprintmakingstudio.com map no. 554 Mon

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12 – 6 Nature inspired Etchings, Monoprints, Mixed Media Works, Video Installations and Paintings by Marisa Keller. For the latest courses and workshops in printmaking, drawing and painting go to www.artprintmakingstudio.com

ArtBlue Studio 26 Oxley Mansion, 26P Oxley Road ☎ 9752 5458 www.artbluestudio.com phuong.artbluestudio@yahoo.com map no. 521 Mon

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Events artcommune gallery 231 Bain Street. #02-43, Bras Basah Complex ☎ 6336 4240 souping@artcommune.com.sg, artcommune.com.sg map no. 153 Mon

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12 – 7 Here at artcommune we believe that good art need not come with high prices, because our in-house artists comb the art community to find hidden gems that have yet been discovered!

Capturing Paradise: Paintings of Bali by Singaporean Artists. Ang Ah Tee, Cheong Soo Pieng, Lim Tze Peng, Lim Yew Kuan, Ong Kim Seng, Tan Choh Tee, Tong Chin Sye, Ho Sou Ping and Hong Sek Chern. 17 – 30 Sep

Art Galleries at NAFA 80 Bencoolen Street ☎ 6512 4043 artgalleries@nafa.edu.sg, www.nafa.edu.sg map no. 131

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Shadowlife: Works by contemporary Australian Indigenous artists. Shadowlife is Asialink’s latest touring exhibition in Asia featuring the works of 9 indigenous Australian artists including Christian Thompson, Destiny Beacon, Vernon Ah Kee and the late Michael Riley. Each artist portrays figures of others or themselves, choreographing their own stories through the use of photography and other new media, not just recording traditions of age old cultural practices but also interpreting them in contemporary times, seeking a kind of personal truth and challenge against rooted perceptions of race, culture and creed. Till 30 Sep

Art Glass Solutions Pte Ltd 30 Kuo Chuan Avenue ☎ 6440 4957 bjanecowie@artglasssolutions.com www.artglasssolutions.com map no. 695 Mon

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art + glass + design + objects + installations + education. AGS Education offers educational programs about glass art and glassmaking. Group Workshops & Introductory Classes are designed for beginners and cover a range of studio glassmaking techniques.

Artists Alliance SG (AASG) 90 Goodman Road, Goodman Arts Centre Blk M, #03-51 email@artistsalliancesg.com www.artistsalliancesg.com map no. 621

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Artists Alliance SG (AASG) is a Singapore-based artistinitiated entity established in 2010 to promote contemporary Asian art to a global audience and market. AASG aims to connect and develop partnership with the arts, businesses and government organisations.

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Events Art On Gallery Pte. Ltd. 26 Farrer Rd Hampton Blk Lobby B #03-02 Sutton Place ☎ 6611 8577 artongallery@gmail.com, www.artondeco.com map no. 007 Mon

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Art On Gallery’s mission is to provide the best of contemporary Korean art. Their strong network of artists in Korea ranges from young promising artists to established ones highly recognized by collectors.

Art Plural Gallery 38 Armenian Street ☎ 6636 8360 info@artpluralgallery.com, www.artpluralgallery.com map no. 144 Mon

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Art Plural Gallery is a unique gallery dedicated to modern, contemporary art and design.

Julia Calfee: Inside the Chelsea Hotel. In her first exhibition, Julia Calfee documents the state of mind that has existed in that unique place in New York City – the legendary residence for artists, writers and musicians. “The Chelsea Hotel is a place where excess is welcome, where the psyche can be annihilated or resurrected. It has a magical potential for transformation, whether it be rebirth or destruction.” the artist recounts. 12 Sep – 12 Oct Emerging Artists Programme – Siddhartha Tawadey: Sans Souci. Siddhartha Tawadey: Sans Souci is the solo exhibition of Indian artist Siddhartha Tawadey, which comprises twelve fine art photographs. Till 07 Sep

Art Retreat incorporating Wu Guanzhong Gallery 10 Ubi Crescent, Ubi Techpark, Lobby C, #01=45/47 ☎ 6749 0880 info@artretreatmuseum.com, www.artretreatmuseum.com map no. 601

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The Wu Guanzhong Gallery is the only place in the world to see an ongoing show of so many paintings by the acclaimed master of Chinese art of the modern era. The Main Gallery features a temporary exhibition.

Art Trove Pte Ltd 51 Waterloo St, #02-01/02/03 ☎ 6336 0915 Fax 6336 9975 enquiry@art-trove.com, www.art-trove.com map no. 143

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Art Trove is a key addition to the Singapore museum scene. The private museum specializes in displaying the works of exceptionally talented artists whose works may not have received adequate recognition owing to the vagaries of history.

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Art Xchange Gallery Singapore 6 Eu Tong Sen Street #02-65 The Central ☎ 9027 3997 www.artxchangegallery.com map no. 330 Mon

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Located in Surabaya/East Java and in Singapore, Art Xchange Gallery showcases the diversity of modern and contemporary artists from Indonesia.

ArtScience Museum at Marina Bay Sands 10 Bayfront Avenue www.marinabaysands.com/ArtScienceMuseum map no. 181 Mon

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Andy Warhol: 15 Minutes Eternal. Covering Andy Warhol’s different artistic phases from the 1940's to 1980's, the exhibition features over 260 paintings, drawings, sculptures, film and video. Till 21 Oct

Harry Potter™: The Exhibition. Go on a journey through the famous wizard’s world and experience first-hand all the wonders of Hogwarts™ such as the Gryffindor™ common room, Hagrid’s hut, and the Great Hall. Along the way you can pull a Mandrake from its pot, toss a Quaffle in the Quidditch™ area, and encounter centaurs, Buckbeak™ the Hippogriff and a giant Acromantula spider in the Forbidden Forest. On display for the first time in Asia, Harry Potter™: The Exhibition features all your favorite costumes and props like Harry’s wand and eyeglasses, Hermione’s Yule Ball gown, the Golden Snitch™, the Marauder’s Map and so much more. Till 30 Sep

Asian Civilisations Museum (ACM) 1 Empress Place ☎ 6332 7798 www.acm.org.sg, nhb_acm_prog@nhb.gov.sg map no. 104 Mon

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Shadow Spaces: Photographs of the Old Supreme Court. A new photography exhibition at the Asian Civilisations Museum presents two iconic Singapore buildings in a different light. Shadow Spaces: Photographs of the Old Supreme Court showcases a series of photographs by Los Angeles-based photographer Sean Dungan that capture spaces within the old Supreme Court and a large hangar at Kallang Airport. Till 16 Sep

The Islamic Arts of Southeast Asia. This exhibition, drawn exclusively from the collections of the Asian Civilisations Museum, covers many artistic media, including illumination, woodcarving, metalwork, and textiles, notably batik. Till 04 Nov

Treasures of the Aga Khan Museum: Architecture in Islamic Arts. The Aga Khan is the spiritual leader of the Ismaili community. Prince Karim Aga Khan IV has formed a major collection of Islamic art which will be displayed in 2013 in a new museum in Toronto along with other works of art collected by various members of his family. Till 28 Oct

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Events Australasian Arts Projects 303 Tanglin Road ☎ 9771 8974 www.australasianartsprojects.com map no. 006

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A regionally focused arts production company created to entertain, inform and educate the general public about art, artists and artistic practice. Focus on visual art with exhibitions of contemporary abstract artists.

Barrosa Studio 4 Woking Road #01-02 ☎ 9047 2641 Barrosastudio@gmail.com map no. 555 Fri X Tue X Wed X Thu X X

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9047 2641 An artists' collective located in historic Wessex Estate. Each artist has a distinct style and technique: Praema Raghavan-Gilbert focusing on nature, Laila Azra on abstracts, Charmaine Koh on the human form, and Lee Gilbert mainly on popular culture.

NOW YOU SEE IT, now you don't. Lee's exhibition begins with a series based on Formula One cars and pit crews in action, and ends with a new Mirage series, to explore the uncertain and transitory nature of post-modern life. . Trained in Singapore, Lee explores subjects in a semi-abstract style, drawing on the properties of materials to capture complex interactions among the elements. VENUE: Viridian Art House 70 River Valley Road. 16 – 24 Sep

Bruno Gallery 91 Tanglin Road #01-03 ☎ 6733 0283 singapore@brunoartgroup.com www.brunoartgroup.com map no. 528 Mon

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Bruno Art Group is a 3rd generation leading international company that specializes in art consulting for both individuals and companies. Bruno Gallery offers a wide variety of contemporary art including original paintings, and indoor and outdoor sculptures.

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Events Chan Hampe Galleries Tanjong Pagar #01-20/21 Raffles Hotel Arcade 328 North Bridge Rd ☎ 6338 1962 Fax 6338 6192 info@chanhampegalleries.com www.chanhampegalleries.com map no. 125 Mon

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11 – 7 Chan Hampe Galleries aims to create a platform for East-West cultural exchange by exhibiting and promoting contemporary art with a primary focus on Singaporean artistic practice.

Everything You Ever Wanted Is Right Here – A Solo Exhibition by Dawn Ng. Dawn presents a series of handcrafted photographic and typography-based collages, which explore the notion of "home". This entirely new body of work is a tongue-in-cheek visual documentary of present day Singapore over a four-month period of photojournalism and interviews with locals. By slicing text through large-scale photographs, these collages expose the cultural sentiments bubbling beneath one of the world’s most highly "case-studied" cities as it tells the ongoing story of a country in the making. The juxtaposition of image and text sets up a visual "peek-a-boo", revealing hidden socio-commentaries on the tensions, idiosyncrasies, and hopes unique to Singapore. 07 – 24 Sep

DaTang Fine Arts Singapore 18 Boon Lay Way #08-124 TradeHub 21 ☎ 6333 9628 (O) 9846 2098 (hp) Johnny www.datangfinearts.com map no. 024 Mon

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☎ Our collection focuses primarily on Chinese, regional and local Singaporean artists, many of whom are renown for their credentials in international exhibitions and auction houses. We have more than 20 years of experience.

Element Art Space 140 Hill Street #01-10/11/12, MICA Building ☎ 6883 2001 Fax 6883 2707 info@elementartspace.com, www.elementartspace.com www.facebook.com/elementartspacesg map no. 109

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Drawn from Soobin Art Gallery's 20 years of experience, Element Art Space is now home to innovative and singular exhibitions across various media and genres.

Agan Harahap – Garden Fresh. After having completed an artist-in-residence program in Singapore at Element Art Space early this March, Indonesia-born photographer, Agan Harahap is back with Garden Fresh, showcasing 12 latest works of animals juxtaposed in supermarkets. 07 – 30 Sep Join us on Facebook for updates: https://www.facebook.com/elementartspacesg

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Events Esplanade - Theatres On The Bay 1 Esplanade Drive www.esplanade.com map no. 100

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Esplanade aims to be a performing arts centre for everyone. Its programme line-up spans all genres to encompass music, dance, theatre and visual arts, with a special emphasis on Asian culture.

Bitesize: Appreciating All That Jazz - From Music to Dance by Sinclair Ang. More details at www.sagg.com.sg. 30 Sep, 2pm – 4pm

Galerie Belvedere 168 Robinson Road #36-01 Capital Tower ☎ 6423 1233 art@galerie-belvedere.com www.galerie-belvedere.com map no. 307 Mon

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Galerie Belvedere, establised in 1996, is a leading Singapore art gallery and consultancy. The gallery deals in contemporary paintings and sculptures from Europe and Asia and represents several leading European and Asian artists. Galerie Belvedere specializes in providing suitable artworks to corporate buyers and has a comprehensive range of art and services. The gallery also holds numerous high profile exhibitions.

Gallery Reis 390 Orchard Road, #03-01/02 ☎ 68360370 Fax 6836 2895 www.galleryreis.com camilleg@galleryreis.com map no. 514 Mon

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Gallery Reis is committed to bridging the gap between international art and Singapore. Our focus is to introduce outstanding contemporary art by established and emerging artists globally.

Give Art Space 65 Spottiswoode Park Road ☎ 9005 4850 www.giveart.net, www.giveartspace.net map no. 314 Mon

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12 – 6 ☎ Give Art makes contemporary art more affordable by enabling you to create art gift registries. Give Art's stable includes critically acclaimed contemporary artists from Southeast Asia and the UK, including Justin Lee, Jason Wee and Sandrine Llouquet.

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Events Gajah Gallery 140 Hill Street #01-08, MICA Building ☎ 6737 4202 art@gajahgallery.com, www.gajahgallery.com map no. 110 Mon

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Gajah Gallery is a Singapore based art gallery that explores the diverse socio-cultural interests of Asia through art from the region. Established in 1996, Gajah Gallery is dedicated to the promotion of Southeast Asian Contemporary Art.

HeARTspace Church of St. Mary of the Angels ☎ 6567 3866 heartspace.stmary@gmail.com Mon

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Painting Our Way Into God. The participants of HeARTspace@StMary’s Open Studio are holding their 5th exhibition with over 30 budding artists sharing their journeys of spiritual discovery through their artworks. HeARTspace provides the opportunity for lay persons, regardless of their religious beliefs, and some with no formal art training, to get together weekly to express, restore and heal the human spirit through creative free expression. 01 – 09 Sep

Institute of Contemporary Arts Singapore (ICAS), LASALLE College of the Arts 1 McNally Street ☎ 6496 5070 www.lasalle.edu.sg map no. 132

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The Institute of Contemporary Arts Singapore (ICAS) is the curatorial division of LASALLE College of the Arts. It runs seven galleries, comprising some 1,500 square meters of gallery spaces.

Rhythm Section. The group exhibition Rhythm Section is about the centrality of rhythm in contemporary art practice today, to explore as a collective a process of exchange about the issue of rhythm. Till 02 Sep

iPRECIATION 1 Fullerton Square, #01-08 The Fullerton Hotel ☎ 6339 0678 Fax 6438 2080 enquiry@ipreciation.com, www.ipreciation.com map no. 301 Mon

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Specialising in modern & contemporary art, iPRECIATION represents renowned artists including Nobel Laureate Gao Xingjian, acclaimed Taiwanese sculptor Ju Ming, and Hong Kong artist Cheung Yee.

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Events Japan Creative Centre 4 Nassim Road ☎ 6737 0434 www.sg.emb-japan.go.jp/JCC map no. 523

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As a result of the Japan-Singapore summit meetings held in March and November 2007, an agreement was reached to set up the Japan Creative Centre (JCC) in Singapore as a base for disseminating information on Japan's culture and technologies.

Jeremy Ramsey Fine Art 16 Bt Pasoh Rd ☎ 6227 1198 info@artjeremyramsey.com, www.artjeremyramsey.com map no. 317 Mon

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Abstract and figurative works, drawing from life and prints by Britsh born Singapore citizen Jeremy Ramsey: vibrant colours, powerful lines and sensual forms.

John Erdos Art 6B Dempsey Road (next to John Erdos Home) ☎ 6735 5130 mail@johnerdosart.com.sg www.johnerdosart.com.sg map no. 404 Mon

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10 – 6 Nothing compliments a fine home more than appealing art. Formerly Studio83, John Erdos Art showcases the works of both local and international artists, ranging from paintings and sketches, to photographs and sculptures.

Kelly Reedy — Studio Arts 27 Woking Road, #01-01 kellyreedystudio@gmail.com www.kellyreedy.com map no. 553 Mon

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Cut and Paste. Artist Kelly Reedy offers visitors a glimpse into her working space and creative process at her Wessex Estate studio. Drop by to visit her private gallery and view her collection of collages. A new series of postcard size works will be shown from 7 – 15 Sep in the Pameran Poskad 2012 exhibition at Viridian Art House, 70 River Vally Road, #01-15. Art courses for children, teens and adults are also available, for more information, see also www.kellyreedy.com. 01 – 30 Sep

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Events M-Gallery 51 Waterloo Street, #03-03B/#03-04 ☎ 6338 0093 art@mgallery.com.sg, www.mgallery.com.sg map no. 143

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M Gallery is a specialist in contemporary art from the Mekong Region.

Emotions. Abstract paintings by Sivilay Souvannasing. Till 30 Sep

Mercedes-Benz Center 301 Alexandra Road ☎ 6866 1782 Fax 6866 1750 winnie.foo@cyclecarriage.com.sg www.mercedes-benz.com.sg map no. 005 Mon

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The Mercedes-Benz Center is more than an ordinary showroom and service center. To date, it houses many colourful and vibrant activities, ranging from fashion to arts & music.

Metakaos Collections 51 Goldhill Plaza, #23-04/07 ☎ 6438 3880 Fax 6438 3881 contact@metakaos.com, www.metakaos.com map no. 011 Mon

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The Auspicious Series (inaugural collection of Chinese calligraphy characters 'Fu', ' Lu', 'Shou' and 'Xi') and The Power Series (modeled after powerful animals) are only available at Metakaos. We are experienced in managing projects of a large scale.

MODE [hair . gallery] 8A Marina Boulevard #B2-22. Marina Bay Link Mall ☎ 6834 3774 / 6834 3775 concierge@modehairgallery.com, modehairgallery.com map no. 182 Mon

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Mode is a gallery in more ways than one. Here, hair design meets art meets fashion all under one roof. Mode will be on constant lookout for talented and unique local artists and designers with whom to forge cool collaborations.

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Events Nanman Art Pte Ltd 19 Tanglin Road, # 02-56 & 65 Tanglin Shopping Ctr ☎ 9767 3189 / 8357 7781 Fax 6737 9168 www.nanmanart.com map no. 516 Mon

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Nanman Art focuses on high quality original artworks; introducing oil paintings, water color, Chinese ink painting, prints, calligraphy, sculpture & photography.

National Museum of Singapore 93 Stamford Road ☎ 6332 3659 www.nationalmuseum.sg map no. 114 Mon

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NUS Museum University Cultural Centre, 50 Kent Ridge Crescent, National University of Singapore ☎ 6516 8817 museum@nus.edu.sg, www.nus.edu.sg/cfa/museum map no. 020

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Camping and Tramping Through the Colonial Archives: The Museum in Malaya. The term Camping and Tramping is inspired by a lesser known 19th Century document compiled by a British officer describing the field work and travails of his time with the colonial office in Malaya. Till 02 Dec

Sculpting Life: The Ng Eng Teng Collection. Ng Eng Teng (1934 – 2001) was a painter and potter by training but is most recognised for his sculptural pieces featuring humanist themes. ongoing Ways of Seeing Chinese Art features over 200 objects including ceramics, jades and bronzes from the Lee Kong Chian Collection. ongoing Semblance / Presence. Combining Jose Rizal's "Quiapo Fair" (first published 1891) and artworks produced by artists Renato Habulan and Alfredo Esquillo Jr., the exhibition traces the life-worlds of Plaza Miranda, which fronts the Minor Basilica of the Black Nazarene (Quiapo Church), one of the main churches of the City of Manila. Till 13 Jan 2013

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Events One East ArtSpace 15 Scotts Road, #05-08/09, Thong Teck Building ☎ 6737 1819 Fax 6737 1859 info@oneeastasia.org, www.oneeastasia.org map no. 515 Mon

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One East Asia is a Singapore-based international art management organisation which champions Asian Art through its diverse and dynamic programs and educational activities. One East Asia also manages One East ArtSpace.

REVISITED: 3 decades of surrealist tendencies in Indonesian art aims to highlight and give an introduction to works that portray the “surrealistic tendency” in Indonesian art in the past three decades. Featuring eight artworks by four artists that represent the different generations: Ivan Sagita (b. 1957), Sigit Santoso (b. 1964), Putu Wirantawan (b.1972) and Dita Gambiro (b.1986), the exhibition will bring you into the realm of myth, spiritualism, imagination and fantasy. 12 Sep – 03 Oct

Peach Tree 129 Tanglin Road, Tudor Court ☎ 6836 6339 map no. 513 Mon

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Works by Local Artists: Henry Chen Ke Zhan, Jimmy Ong.

Thai Artists: Attasit, Budies, Dusit, Seri, Somkiat.

Indonesian Artists: Gusti Agung Galuh, Krijono, Judo. As well as Lifestyle Objects, Chinese Collectibles, Buddha Images. ongoing

Peranakan Museum 39 Armenian Street ☎ 6332 7591 www.peranakanmuseum.sg map no. 139 Mon

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The Peranakan Museum presents a Southeast Asianwide view of Peranakan culture.

Emily of Emerald Hill: Singaporean Identity on Stage. An exhibition about one of Singapore’s best known and most loved plays: Emily of Emerald Hill, written by Stella Kon in 1982. Acclaimed by audiences around the world, the play was instrumental in giving expression to Peranakan and Singaporean identity. This exhibition at the Peranakan Museum examines how the play was created, and the different ways it has been performed over the years. Visitors will gain deeper insights into the story, which was inspired by the author’s own experience growing up in a mansion on Emerald Hill. As the play reflected rich Peranakan culture, it also helped launch Singapore’s lively theatre scene. Till 17 Feb 2013

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Events Pop and Contemporary Fine Art 390 Orchard Road Palais Renaissance #03-12 ☎ 6735 0959 www.popandcontemporaryart.com map no. 530

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Spots & Dots – Yayoi Kusama and Damien Hirst exhibition. nlike Kusama’s monochromatic field of polka dots, no colour is repeated within each of Hirst’s spot paintings. Till 04 Sep

Red Crane Antiques 19a Keong Saik Road ☎ 6224 0478 info@redcraneantiques.com www.redcraneantiques.com map no. 315 Mon

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Red Crane Antiques specialises in Chinese blue-andwhite porcelain antiques circa 1880, which were used as decoration and status symbols by wealthy Chinese families during that period.

red dot design museum 28 Maxwell Road, red dot traffic, ground floor ☎ 6327 8027 www.reddottraffic.com map no. 309 Mon

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With a collection of over 1000 exhibits, the red dot design museum in Singapore is the largest contemporary design museum in Asia.

ReDot Fine Art Gallery Tanjong Pagar Distripark 39 Keppel Road Unit #02-06 ☎ 6222 1039 Fax 6222 1039 info@redotgallery.com, www.redotgallery.com map no. 310

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The gallery represents artists from areas across the Northern and Western Deserts of Australia where the majority of the Aboriginal Art Centres are located.

"Ngura Puti"(Bush Home). ReDot Fine Art Gallery is thrilled to host the first international exhibition of the works from Mimili Maku Arts, an indigenous owned and directed art centre, located in the Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara (APY) Lands, in the far north west of South Australia, where some of the most exciting, fresh and contemporary Aboriginal art of recent years has emerged. 05 Sep – 13 Oct

"Ngura Puti"(Bush Home). Opening Reception. 05 Sep, 7.30pm – 9.30pm

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Events Singapore Art Museum (SAM) 71 Bras Basah Road ☎ 6332 3222 www.singart.com map no. 116 Mon

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Learning Gallery, SAM at 8Q. The Learning Gallery is dedicated to presenting artworks from SAM’s collection for the young visitor.

PANORAMA: Recent art from contemporary Asia. The PANORAMA series of exhibitions offers a wide lens to examine our world & allows for a diversity of perspectives, charting issues which are pervading contemporary art-making in Asia today. This first edition of PANORAMA features 23 artists from 8 countries working in various mediums. Till 25 Dec

Seeker of Hope: Works by Jia Aili. The Singapore Art Museum (SAM) and Credit Suisse are proud to present this exhibition of works by Jia Aili, whose paintings are a reflection on the dramatic changes in Chinese society after 2000. Born in a time of open economy and increasingly prosperity in China, Jia Aili represents a young generation worried about losing age old traditions and values in a fast evolving world. Till 23 Sep Lyrical Abstraction: Works by Jeremy Sharma & Yeo Shih Yun features two young Singaporean painters with very different styles - Jeremy Sharma with oil on metal panels and Yeo Shih Yun with contemporary ink and new media. Till 23 Sep

Appreciating Art Lecture Series – Vietnam, Cambodia & Myanmar. 07 Sep, 7.30pm – 9pm

Appreciating Art Lecture Series – Singapore. 14 Sep, 7.30pm – 9pm Appreciating Art Lecture Series – Malaysia. 21 Sep, 7.30pm – 9pm

Singapore Contemporary Young Artists (SCYA) www.contemporaryart.sg Highlighting Contemporary Art by Young Artists in Singapore.

Urban Body. Till 02 Sep

Singapore Philatelic Museum 23B Coleman Street Singapore 179807 ☎ 6337 3888, www.spm.org.sg map no. 112 Mon

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Imagine Dragons. Singapore Philatelic Museum is bringing dragons to life with stamps and interactive displays. Till 01 Dec National Stamp Collecting Competition 2012. Till 02 Sep, Venue: National Library

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Events Singapore Tyler Print Institute (STPI) 41 Robertson Quay ☎ 6336 3663 www.stpi.com.sg map no. 402

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With its unique facility and dedicated team, STPI collaborates with outstanding artists from around the world to push the technical and aesthetic frontiers of printmaking and papermaking, creating edition prints and unique works on paper.

Hong Zhu An "Ascetic Serenity". Hong Zhu An graduated from the Shanghai Art and Craft Institute. Hong's spontaneous brushwork imbue pulsating life into paper works created at STPI. Till 22 Sep

SOCIETE GENERALE Gallery 1 Sarkies Road ☎ 6833 9314 benedict@alliancefrancaise.org.sg www.alliancefrancaise.org.sg/gallery.html map no. 001 Mon

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The gallery showcases various genres of artwork by international artists. Our goal is to bridge artistic expressions and promote cultural exchange.

All Other Things Being Equal ... I could have stayed in bed. By Isabelle Desjeux (France). Focusing on the repetitive practice of the scientists, and the resulting accumulation of detritus, the exhibition questions whether when we know we might fail, shouldn’t we just stay in bed? Till 08 Sep

“I Came to Believe” 2012 by Sunny Chyun (South Korea). Sunny Chyun’s solo exhibition features a site-specific installation of ten of her new paintings. Sunny’s mixed media works on canvas are painted, drawn, sewed and embellished on both sides of the painting and will be hung from the ceiling to create a sensory experience for the viewer. 21 – 28 Sep

tcc - 4 Robinson Road 4 Robinson Road, #01-01 ☎ 6438 3357 www.theconnoisseurconcerto.com map no. 305 Mon

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tcc-artshowcase ILLUCYNATION. A collection of illustrations by Sarah Bridget, Rudy Djoharnaen and Erzan Adam. The exhibition is intended to rouse the interest of ordinary teenagers and parents by painting a vivid representation of the book to motivate the public towards living in Sophie’s shell and deliberate slightly more about the seemingly regular world they reside in. While intended for young adults, ‘Sophie’s World’ is an intriguing read for all ages, serving as a reminder or introduction to the intricate essence that is philosophy. The depictions themselves are entertaining, colourful, accessible and most importantly, contain snippets of phrases which follow Jostein’s ethos of writing from a child’s perspective, exploring their sense of astonishment about the world around them. Till 04 Oct

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Events tcc - 'The Gallery' 51 Circular Road ☎ 6533 9033 www.theconnoisseurconcerto.com map no. 303 Mon

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the connoisseur concerto (tcc) is the leading purveyor of gourmet coffees in Singapore and soon, the region. We pride ourselves in offering an extensive range of exclusive top-quality coffees, brewed to perfection using a variety of methods including syphon, ice coffee dripper and espresso techniques. We provide a cosy, welcoming ambience where customers can fully appreciate the pleasure of savouring a truly excellent cup of coffee. Each of our art boutique caffè features a unique design and ambience to suit the local clientele. And if our customers are peckish, our comprehensive menu of delicious starters, main courses and desserts will certainly gratify their appetite.

PANTONEMYART 2012: Colour in a state of nature. PantoneMyArt is a showcase of 10 artists brought to you by tcc – The Connoisseur Concerto. This exhibition aims to involve, engage and invoke the appreciation of art in the buzz of everyday caffè culture; elevating the finer senses of coffee drinking experiences, while further fuelling the growth of Singapore’s colourful arts and culture scene. The natural, symbiotic relationship between art and colour takes centrestage at the PantoneMyArt concept exhibition in tcc’s Circular Road art boutique for the second year. Bringing together a new crop of 10 exciting artists in the mutual exploration and expression of colour, the exhibition sees each artist present works created predominantly in a Pantone© colour tone of their choice. by Brian Adams, Diana Francis, Ketna Patel, Loh Khee Yew, P. Gnana, Sandra Lee, Sepi Valeriu, Sir Michael Culme- Seymour, Stefen Chow and Steve Chua. Till 30 Sep

tcc - Raffles Xchange 5 Raffles Place #B1-63/64/65 MRT Station ☎ 6438 3006 www.theconnoisseurconcerto.com map no. 302 Mon

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tcc-artshowcase ILLUCYNATION. Illucynation: Opening the Mind’s Eye To Sophie’s World A collection of illustrations by Sarah Bridget, Rudy Djoharnaen and Erzan Adam The exhibition is intended to rouse the interest of ordinary teenagers and parents by painting a vivid representation of the book to motivate the public towards living in Sophie’s shell and deliberate slightly more about the seemingly regular world they reside in. While intended for young adults, ‘Sophie’s World’ is an intriguing read for all ages, serving as a reminder or introduction to the intricate essence that is philosophy. The depictions themselves are entertaining, colourful, accessible and most importantly, contain snippets of phrases which follow Jostein’s ethos of writing from a child’s perspective, exploring their sense of astonishment about the world around them. Till 04 Oct

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Events tcc - The Pier @ Robertson 80 Mohamed Sultan Road, #01-01/02 ☎ 6733 8707 www.theconnoisseurconcerto.com map no. 403 Mon

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tcc-artshowcase Loh Khee Yew featuring inked-line drawings titled "The Naked Trees". The exhibition showcases the sculptural splendour of tree forms. Employing his signature technique, Mr Loh traces the organic form of nature's bounty in a truly unique and fascinating way. This exhibition is a celebration of nature and an invitation to discover the very essence of the beauty of trees. Born in 1933, Mr Loh Khee Yew is one of the pioneers of Singapore’s design movement. Till 21 Dec

The Arts House 1 Old Parliament Lane ☎ 6332 6900 enquiries@toph.com.sg, www.theartshouse.com.sg map no. 105 Mon

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Verdant Vistas – A Solo Show by Surya Prakash. This exhibition features about twenty of the artists works done in his signature style of large landscapes lush with greenery and brilliant reflections on water. Surya Prakash’s landscapes present a perfect bonding between colour and foliage thus creating a stunning panorama on canvas. 14 – 16 Sep

Cats of the World. The Cats of the World photo exhibition is back for the sixth year at The Arts House, together with the popular Saturday Purrzaar Market! 10 – 30 Sep Singapore International Storytelling Festival. 01 Sep Singapore Lieder Festival. 07 + 08 Sep Creating and developing Festivals in the 21st Century: A workshop by Paul Gudgin. 22 Sep More events and details about events at www.sagg.com.sg

The Gallery of Gnani Arts #01-17, Tanglin Shopping Centre, 19 Tanglin Road ☎ 6735 3550 arts@gnaniarts.com, www.gnaniarts.com map no. 518 Mon

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Events Founded in 2003, The Gallery of Gnani Arts curates an exceptional collection of South Indian contemporary art.

The Asian Prom: Dances of Asia in Visual Art. This exhibition features elucidating paintings depicting various dance forms of Asia, by 6 accomplished artists who hail from France, Singapore, Malaysia, Sri Lanka and India. Till 05 Sep

Nothing Else But Love: Sculptures and Paintings by P. Gnana in Singapore. A significant exhibition that features a fresh collection of paintings and sculptures by P. Gnana, under a visual language of whimsically-stylized imagery of human figures within the universal concept of nothing else but love. 12 – 23 Sep

Nothing Else But Love: Sculptures and Paintings by P. Gnana in Singapore. Opening Reception. 12 Sep, 7pm

The Substation 45 Armenian Street ☎ 6337 7535 www.substation.org map no. 113 Mon Sun

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Sound Art Open Call 2012 presents Wagon by Joel Ong. Artist Joel Ong creates a kinetic sculpture that draws its inspiration from both the visual and sonic aesthetics of the engine. Till 09 Sep

Visual Art Open Call 2012 presents Path.1 by Boedi Widjaja. Path is an ongoing series of works that presents the drawing act as live action and performance. 14 – 27 Sep More events and details about events at www.sagg.com.sg

Yang Gallery Pte Ltd 19 Tanglin Road #02-41 ☎ 6721 8888 www.yanggallery.com.sg map no. 511 Mon

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YAVUZ Fine Art 51 Waterloo Street, #03-01 ☎ 6338 7900 Fax 6338 7900 info@yavuzfineart.com, www.yavuzfineart.com map no. 117

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Heterotopia 2012. Works by multi disciplinary Singaporean artist Ketna Patel (b. 1968 in Uganda, Africa). 07 Sep – 14 Oct Singapore Art Gallery Guide

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Adriana Molder Art Plural Gallery Adrinalia Art Xchange Gallery Singapore Affandi Element Art Space Agapetus A Kristiandana Element Art Space Ahmad Sadali Element Art Space Ahmad Zakii Anwar Gajah Gallery Alphonso Doss The Gallery of Gnani Arts Andy Warhol Pop and Contemporary Fine Art Ang Ping Ping Chan Hampe Galleries Ang Song Nian 2902 Gallery April Ng Kiow Ngor Artists Alliance SG Arron Teo D'Peak Art Space

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B. Jane Cowie Art Glass Solutions Basoeki Abdullah Art Retreat, Galerie Belvedere Blanchard, Jean-Pierre art-management.com Blanco Antonio Galerie Belvedere Bob Lee 2902 Gallery Bogel Art Xchange Gallery Singapore Boo Sze Yang Artists Alliance SG Bunga Jeruk Sculpture Square Limited Burton Morris Pop and Contemp. Fine Art

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Castronovo Ian art-management.com Chankerk Chan Hampe Galleries Carol Ho MODE [hair . gallery] Chen ShiFa Wai's Art Gallery Chen, Henry Ke Zhan Peach Tree Chen Wen Hsi Wai's Art Gallery Chen Xiongxun Nanman Art Pte Ltd Chen Zhuo + Huang Keyi Yang Gallery Cheung Yee iPRECIATION Chiew Sien Kuan Artists Alliance SG Choi Young Wook Art On Gallery Choiruddin Art Xchange Gallery Singapore Chua Boon Kee METAKAOS COLLECTIONS Chua Ek Kay Gajah Gallery Chua Say Hua Telok Kurau Chye, Dick Lim d’Art Studio Clarence Aw 2902 Gallery Clemens Briels Bruno Gallery

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Dao Minh Tri ArtBlue Studio David Gerstein Bruno Gallery December Pang One East ArtSpace Dick Lim Teck Chye d' Art Studio Djirna, I Made Gajah Gallery Do Duy Tuan ArtBlue Studio Do Ky Huy ArtBlue Studio Dona Prawita Arissuta Art Xchange Gallery Dorit Levi Bruno Gallery Duong Sen ArtBlue Studio

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Edi Jatmiko Art Xchange Gallery Eko Prawoto Sculpture Square Ernst Neizvestny John Erdos Art Eubena Nampitjin ReDot Fine Art Gallery

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Fan Xiaoyan Yang Gallery Febry Art Xchange Gallery Fehr, Kai Gallery Krisstel Martin Fernando Botero Element Art Space, Art Plural Gallery

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GADAI (YÉWO) Aspasia ReDot Fine Art GAMA (MISASO) Lila ReDot Fine Art Gao Xingjian iPRECIATION

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Geraldine Nowee ReDot Fine Art Gallery Gnana P The Gallery of Gnani Arts Goh Beng Kwon Peach Tree, Telok Kurau Gong Lilong Art Retreat Guanzhong, Wu Art Retreat Gunarsa Nyoman Galerie Belvedere Gung Man Galerie Belvedere

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Hla Myint Swe John Erdos Art Ho Sou Ping artcommune gallery Huang Zhou Wai's Art Gallery Hung Liu iPRECIATION Husner Paul Galerie Belvedere Hwang Hyun Seung Art On Gallery Hwang Sun Tae Art On Gallery

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Ido Shemi Bruno Gallery I Nyoman Masriadi Gajah Gallery I Nyoman Sujana Kenyem D’Peak Art Space Irene Chou iPRECIATION

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J. Ariadhitya Pramuhendra Gajah Gallery Jafri Sacha Galerie Belvedere Jagannath Panda Art Plural Gallery Janice Chin D'Peak Art Space Jason Lim Sculpture Square Jendela Art Group Gajah Gallery Jenny Sim Chan Hampe Galleries Jim Dine Pop and Contemporary Fine Art Joan Miro Art Plural Gallery Joanna Chen Chan Hampe Galleries Joel Yuen 2902 Gallery John Clang 2902 Gallery Jose Maria Busto art-management.com Judo Peach Tree Julian Schnabel Art Plural Gallery Jumaldi Alfi Element Art Space, Gajah Gallery Ju Ming iPRECIATION

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Khanh Thoan ArtBlue Studio Keith Haring Pop and Contemporary Fine Art Kim Hyun Joo Art On Gallery Koo Seoung Yeon Art On Gallery Krijono Galerie Belvedere, Peach Tree Kristiansen Oistein art-management.com Kumari Nahappan Sculpture Square Kwan, Goh Beng Peach Tree

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Laila Azra Barrosa Studio Lambrechts Marc art-management.com Lee Gilbert Barrosa Studio Lee Man Fong Element Art Space, Wai's Art Gallery Lee Wen Soobin Art Int’l Pte Ltd Le Mayeur Adrien Jean Galerie Belvedere Leo Hee Tong Telok Kurau, Sun Craft Leonardo Lucchi METAKAOS COLLECTIONS Lee Young Ji Art On Gallery Li Daixuan Nanman Art Pte Ltd Li Jian Gang artcommune gallery Li Shaoran Wai's Art Gallery Li Zesong Nanman Art Pte Ltd Lim Soo Ngee Artists Alliance SG Lim Teck Chye, Dick d' Art Studio Lim Tze Peng artcommune gallery Ling Yang Chang Artists Alliance SG Liu Hong Yang Gallery Pte Ltd Liu Yue YAVUZ Fine Art Loh Khee Yew art-management.com


Artists Lumpur The Peach Tree Luo Brothers Yang Gallery Pte Ltd Luo Yongjin YAVUZ Fine Art Luong Khanh Thoan ArtBlue Studio Lv Yanjun Yang Gallery Pte Ltd Lye Swee Koon Connoisseur Art Gallery Lynn Lim Li Yin Artists Alliance SG

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M. Irfan Gajah Gallery Ma Kang YAVUZ Fine Art Mackenzie Frank art-management.com Manik The Peach Tree Manolo Valdes Art Plural Gallery Manop Suwanpinta Sculpture Square Marc Quinn Element Art Space, Art Plural Gallery, Marc Quinn Maria Indria Sari One East ArtSpace Massimo Mercurio METAKAOS COLLECTIONS Melvin Ong Sculpture Square Mendler Hans art-management.com Metzler Kurt Laurenz Galerie Belvedere Michael Ong Sculpture Square Mihagui ArtBlue Studio Mintio 2902 Gallery M Irfan Element Art Space Mithu Sen Art Plural Gallery

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Nandagopal S. Gajah Gallery Ng Siok Hoon Artists Alliance SG Nguyen Ba Tuan ArtBlue Studio Nguyen Hong Son ArtBlue Studio Nguyen Lam ArtBlue Studio Nguyen Tan Cuong ArtBlue Studio Nie Nanxiang Nanman Art Pte Ltd Ningura Napurrula ReDot Fine Art Gallery Niu Guozheng YAVUZ Fine Art Nora Wompi ReDot Fine Art Gallery

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Olga Bliznetsova Chan Hampe Galleries Om Mee Ai Galerie Belvedere Ong, Jimmy The Peach Tree Ong Kim Seng Galerie Belvedere,Telok Kurau

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Pablo Picasso Art Plural Gallery Pan Dehai Yang Gallery Pte Ltd Paribartana Mohanty Art Plural Gallery Pauline Polder Chan Hampe Galleries Pauline Sunfly ReDot Fine Art Gallery Paul Jamie art-management.com Pearl Yang Substation - Gallery Peng Cheng Nanman Art Pte Ltd Perumal P The Gallery of Gnani Arts Phoon Poh Wai Wai’s Art Gallery Platte, Ewald Art Trove Pon Ragunathan The Gallery of Gnani Arts Poon, Anthony NAFA, Telok Kurau Prabhakara Jimmy Quek Galerie Belvedere Praema Barrosa Studio Prompum Sirinudsomboon METAKAOS Putu Sutawijaya Element Art Space

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Qiu Jie Art Plural Gallery Qu Jinzhong Nanman Art Pte Ltd Quinn Lorenzo Galerie Belvedere

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Rajavelu S.K. art-management.com Ramlan Abdullah Sculpture Square Ramsey, Jeremy Jeremy Ramsey Fine Art Raymond Yap Artists Alliance SG Reedy Kelly Kelly Reedy - Studio Arts Ren Zhe Yang Gallery Pte Ltd Rina Banerjee Art Plural Gallery Robert Indiana Pop and Contemporary Fine Art Robert Longo Pop and Contemporary Fine Art Robert Mihagui ArtBlue Studio Roy Lichtenstein Pop and Contemp. Fine Art Rudi Mantofani Gajah Gallery

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Selvaraj A The Gallery of Gnani Arts Shao Wenhuan YAVUZ Fine Art Shaoyinong & Muchen YAVUZ Fine Art Shi Lifeng Yang Gallery Pte Ltd Shin Dong Won Art On Gallery Shin Sang Ho Art On Gallery Shorty Jangala Robertson ReDot Fine Art Siew Hock Meng Element Art Space Smit Arie Galerie Belvedere Soh Chee Hui Artists Alliance SG Steven M. Jones METAKAOS COLLECTIONS Strawalde Art Trove Sumantri Art Xchange Gallery Sung Young Rok Art On Gallery Sun Yu-Li Sculpture Square, art-management.com Suwandi Art Xchange Gallery

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Takashi Murakami Pop and Contemporary Fine Art Tan Chee Seong Chan Hampe Galleries Tan Sock Fong METAKAOS COLLECTIONS Tang Ling Nah Sculpture Square Teng Nee Cheong Gajah Gallery Terence Tan Chee Wah Artists Alliance SG Theresa Nowee ReDot Fine Art Gallery Thinh Le Asian Art Options Thukral & Tagra Art Plural Gallery Tien Fu Aseana Gallery LLP Tri Huu Luu John Erdos Art Trung, Nguyen Gajah Gallery Tse Yim On iPRECIATION Tung Yue Nang Sun Craft

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Valeriu Sepi art-management.com Victor Tan METAKAOS COLLECTIONS Vincent Chow Chan Hampe Galleries

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Wang Chuan YAVUZ Fine Art Wang Jia Nan iPRECIATION Wang Xin Ke artcommune gallery Wang Yuming YAVUZ Fine Art Wan Yun Hong Nanman Art Pte Ltd Wanna Orasaroaj METAKAOS COLLECTIONS Warhol Andy Galerie Belvedere Warlimpirringa Tjapaltjarri ReDot Fine Art Weaver Jack ReDot Fine Art Gallery Wigman Ronald art-management.com William Sim Chan Hampe Galleries Wisesa Aseana Gallery LLP Wong Keen Galerie Belvedere, artcommune gallery Wucius Wong iPRECIATION Wu Mingzhong Yang Gallery Pte Ltd Wu Guanzhong Art Retreat, The National Art Gallery

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Xing Qin XIn artcommune gallery Xu Beihong Wai's Art Gallery

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Yaacov AGAM Bruno Gallery Yap Wen Shan Chan Hampe Galleries Yayoi Kusama Pop and Contemporary Fine Art Ye Jian Qing iPRECIATION Yeo Chee Kiong METAKAOS COLLECTIONS Yeo Kian Hwee Sun Craft Yeo Siak Goon Artists Alliance SG Yunizar Gajah Gallery Yuval Mahler Bruno Gallery Yves Dana Art Plural Gallery

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Zhang Jian-Jun iPRECIATION Zhang Xiangming Yang Gallery Pte Ltd Zhao Renhui 2902 Gallery Zheng NaiGuang Wai's Art Gallery Zhou Hongbin YAVUZ Fine Art Zhou Jixuan Chan Hampe Galleries Zhou Ming YAVUZ Fine Art Zhu Hao YAVUZ Fine Art Zhu QiZhan Wai's Art Gallery

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