Art Week at Bras Basah Complex: Joint Exhibition by Ten Galleries

Art Week at Bras Basah Complex: Joint Exhibition by Ten Galleries

WHEN
11 January – 11 February 2020
VENUE
Bras Basah Complex
OPENING HOURS
Various Timings
ADMISSION
Free Admission
WEBSITE
https://www.brasbasahcomplex.com

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
11 January
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
11 January
2pm–2.15pm Explanation of the Rules
2.15pm–4pm Drawing/ Painting
4pm–5pm Judging
5pm–5.30pm Award Ceremony

Talk: Introduction to Early Singapore Art Scene at artcommune gallery
11 January
7pm–9.30pm, $25 per pax, 50 pax

Panel Discussion: Realism, Expressionism, Contemporary: An Art Movement Tussle at Cape of Good Hope Art Gallery
18 January
3pm–4pm, 30 pax

One and Only, Tay Bak Chiang, 2018. Image courtesy of Si Bao Zhai Arts Gallery
Objectifs – Centre for Photography and Film
8 January – 9 February 2020
Dancing Alone (Don’t Leave Me) by artist Susie Wong is an immersive video installation of solitary women dancing freely, evoking imagery of dance halls in the 1950s and 60s.
DECK
7 January – 31 March 2020
Speak Softly. Speak Low. presents works by Liana Yang that examines the ephemeral rollercoasters of relationships.
LASALLE College of the Arts
10 January – 26 February 2020
Spanning all three of LASALLE’s ICA Singapore’s ground level galleries, these exhibitions present works by students and graduates from the Puttnam School of Film & Animation, Faculty of Design and McNally School of Fine Arts.
artcommune gallery
3 – 19 January 2020
Proudly presented by artcommune gallery, Fan Chang Tien: The Timeless Ink Heritage follows the success of the exhibition, Fan Chang Tien: Homecoming of a Heritage, which was held in August 2019 at the China International Cultural Exchange Centre (CICEC) in Beijing, China, under the auspices of the Singapore China Friendship Association and the CICEC.