Singapore Biennale 2019: Every Step in the Right Direction
Singapore Biennale 2019: Every Step in the Right Direction

When
22 Nov 2019 – 22 Mar 2020
Venue
Asian Civilisations Museum
Esplanade – Theatres on the Bay
Far East Plaza
Gillman Barracks
LASALLE College of the Arts
National Gallery Singapore
National Museum of Singapore
SMU de Suantio Gallery
Singapore Art Museum
SAM @ 8Q
W!LD RICE @ Funan
Opening Hours
Various Timings
Website
www.singaporebiennale.org/
Admission
Admission Fees Apply
The sixth edition of Singapore Biennale returns with over 70 artists and art collectives from around the world and a strong focus on Southeast Asia. Explore the wonders of contemporary art through specially designed Biennale walking trails and watch Youths Take Over Singapore Biennale during Singapore Art Week. Students will be empowered to organise events and programmes to engage other young audiences. Watch the next generation make their artistic mark and hear what these fresh young voices have to say.  

Programmes at Gillman Barracks
Balik Barracks Drawing Trail
(STAR’s Drawing Symposium 2020)

17 January, 3.30pm–5.30pm
Block 1

Pooja Nansi’s Spoken Word Performance
18 January, 1.30pm–3pm
Block 1, Singapore Biennale 2019 Programme Space

Assemblage Workshop by Multimedia Artist, Kahirullah Rahim
18 January, 4pm–6.30pm
Block 1, Singapore Biennale 2019 Programme Space

Nature Walk by Biennale Artist, Robert Zhao Renhui
18 January, 4pm–6pm
Meeting Point: Outside Block 22

Curator Tour by John Tung
18 January, 7.30pm–8.30pm



Hop on our free weekend shuttle bus to easily make your way between National Gallery Singapore and Gillman Barracks, the two largest venues of Singapore Biennale 2019! 

Pick-up Schedule
From National Gallery Singapore (pick-up point at Padang Entrance, along St. Andrew’s Road)
12pm, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm, 4pm, 5pm, 6pm

From Gillman Barracks (pick-up point at Block 9)
12.30pm, 1.30pm, 2.30pm, 3.30pm, 4.30pm, 5.30pm, 6.30pm

For more information, please visit the Singapore Biennale website.

Laurie Anderson and Hsin-Chien Huang, La camera insabbiata (The Chalkroom), 2017. Image courtesy of Singapore Art Museum

Exhibition
Architecture Meets Art: Hanging Bridge

National Design Centre, Paperwork
11 Jan – 15 Mar
Architecture Meets Art: Hanging Bridge
Manny Padernos’ structure is inspired by the traditional Filipino sleeping mats, banig.
Exhibition
Atypical Singapore 2020

National Design Singapore
17 – 19 January
Atypical Singapore 2020
Revealing a fragment of the lesser-known ‘culture tribe’ from the underbelly of our island state, Atypical Singapore presents the art of emerging contemporary Singaporean artists.
Art Fair & Galleries
Pre-Heaven, a Solo Exhibition by Ruben Pang

Chan + Hori Contemporary
16 Jan – 16 Feb
Pre-Heaven, a Solo Exhibition by Ruben Pang
Ruben Pang's new works draw inspiration from a variety of sources including folklore, paganism and Taoism.
Art Fair & Galleries
RKFA SG 10-Year Anniversary Special Presentation

Richard Koh Fine Art
10 – 24 January
RKFA SG 10-Year Anniversary Special Presentation
As part of a 10-year anniversary look back at past exhibitions by its artists, Richard Koh Fine Art kicks off the celebration with a special presentation by Natee Utarit and Nadiah Bamadhaj.