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Post-PopUp

5 years ago JTeo 0
We are working with Centre for Contemporary Art on a Post-PopUp in Gillman Barracks from June-Sep. As per our previous space in Rowell Rd, we would like this to be a shared space for the arts, culture and civil society. Therefore, we are seeking proposals for events, projects and collaborations. If you are interested, please send a Read More

Freedom of speech?

6 years ago JTeo 0
There are many ways our freedom of speech could be curtailed without outright censorship. The recent week or so has thrown up a few examples which could be considered as such. 1. MDA proposes amendments to the Public Entertainments and Meetings Act, including arts groups self-classifying their works and more power to MDA. See our previous post. 2. Lee Wen Read More

New book: Mobilizing Gay Singapore

6 years ago JTeo 0
Just to plug the new book Mobilizing Gay Singapore: Rights and Resistance in an Authoritarian State, written by Dr Lynette Chua, currently Asst Prof of Law at NUS. It’s touted as a ground-breaking document of “the history of the gay rights movement in Singapore and asks what a social movement looks like under these circumstances”. It’s about Read More

Support the Arts NMP bid

6 years ago JTeo 0
If you think it’s good to have a rep for the Arts Comm in Parliament, have a look at this link and put your name down to support Kok Heng Leun for the role: http://bit.ly/STE9eR Read More

Arts NMP

6 years ago jteosg 0
I’m not a fan of the NMP system but will be attending the ArtsComm Town Hall Meeting later during which a person will be chosen as a nominee to represent the Arts. It’s happening at 72-13 from 2.30pm. Whether you think having an Arts NMP makes a difference or not, this session should at the Read More

No Country

6 years ago JTeo 0
The Guggenheim exhibition, curated by June Yap, is going to be showing in CCA from 10 May to 20 July. The exhibition “proposes a reevaluation of the region and its countries based on its cultural relationships, influences, affinities, and negotiations“. Exciting! Check out the calendar of events here. The exhibition’s title is apparently drawn from the opening line of the W. B. Yeats Read More

Awaken the Dragon workshops begin!

6 years ago JTeo 0
We are now seeking participants for Awaken the Dragon 2014.Attend our workshop, learn more about ceramics and the dragon kilns, as well as create your own clay work! Your artwork will, with about 3,000 others, be fired in the dragon kiln for the largest ceramic firing in Singapore, during the Awaken the Dragon Festival (17-23 Nov). After Read More

The Bukit Brown Index in Unearthed

6 years ago JTeo 0
A part of our artwork The Bukit Brown Index is on show in Unearthed, the first group exhibition in Singapore Art Museum under the helm of new Director Susie Lingham. Unearthed seeks to investigate our relationship with Earth and the natural world, and charts SAM’s new direction in encompassing and presenting projects and practices where Read More

Setting up in SAM

6 years ago JTeo 0
       The exhibition is starting soon! Check out our work The Bukit Brown Index in Singapore Art Museum from 21 March to 6 July. More info here.   Read More