|Embark on a guided walking tour of Singapore’s impressive collection of public art in the civic district. Explore a selection of these striking often whimsical works that go largely unnoticed by the general public. The tour will feature prominent Singaporean artists such as Cultural Medallion winners Han Sai Por and Chong Fah Cheong, alongside some of the world’s most famous artists such as Botero and Dalí.
These monumental sculptures are a both part of Singapore’s distinctive character and a major source of civic pride.Singapore’s wealth of public art is also a great excuse to get out and enjoy the city in all its aesthetic glory. A major side benefit of this walking tour is that you’ll quickly get to know Singapore’s most prominent landmarks, like Marina Bay Sands, Esplanade and the Fullerton Hotel.
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Public Art Trust, an initiative by the National Arts Council to make art a part of our urban spaces and bring art closer to Singaporeans. It aims to achieve this by commissioning new public art in spaces where we live, work and play. http://www.publicarttrust.sg
Singapore Art Week (11 – 22 January 2017). A joint initiative by the National Arts Council, the Singapore Tourism Board and the Singapore Economic Development Board, Singapore Art Week reinforces Singapore’s position as Asia’s leading arts destination. The twelve-day celebration of the visual arts offers a myriad of quality art experiences, from art fairs, gallery openings, exhibitions, lifestyle events and public art walks, to enriching discussions on art and culture. www.artweek.sg