Art Week at Bras Basah Complex: Joint Exhibition by Ten Galleries
This annually curated show aims to promote the art industries in Singapore and to challenge the normal exhibition concept via a collective of galleries hosting under one roof. Through unique perspectives and an oasis of local and regional artworks, this joint exhibition provides a platform for artists to showcase their artistic creations and ventures.
Conquering the gap between traditional Chinese and Western influence, these artists have brought the Nanyang spirit into their art development and achieved acclaims for their artistic excellence within the international art market.
This special event will feature several exhibitions throughout the entire Bras Basah Complex. It provides a platform for artists to showcase their artistic creations and help them gain recognition by showcasing to members of the public. There will be interaction during opening day and several days throughout the exhibits where artists will be present to mingle and share their personal artistic journey to the public audience. Various activities and exhibitions will occur throughout the entire duration, thus ensuring a beneficial visit to the complex whenever the time and day.
The galleries include artcommune gallery, Bras Basah Complex Merchant's Association, Cape of Good Hope Art Gallery, Fine Arts Global Development, G Art Gallery, Nanyang Gallery, Pin Xuan Ge, Si Bao Zhai Arts Gallery, Tide Gallery, Tieling Art.
Sharing on CNY Couplets and Calligraphy Couplet Demonstration at Bras Basah Complex
2.15pm–2.30pm Sharing on Chinese Calligraphy
2.30pm–3.45pm Writing and distribution of Calligraphy Couplets
Arts Mentoring/ Competition and Open Category Arts Competition at Bras Basah Complex *open to all age group
2pm–2.15pm Explanation of the Rules
2.15pm–4pm Drawing/ Painting
5pm–5.30pm Award Ceremony
Talk: Introduction to Early Singapore Art Scene at artcommune gallery
7pm–9.30pm, $25 per pax, 50 pax
Panel Discussion: Realism, Expressionism, Contemporary: An Art Movement Tussle at Cape of Good Hope Art Gallery
3pm–4pm, 30 pax
One and Only, Tay Bak Chiang, 2018. Image courtesy of Si Bao Zhai Arts Gallery