17 Apr '15, 1pm

Postcard from Singapore: why contemporary art is making a mark in Asia

A visitor peers into US artist John Baldessari's Beethoven's Trumpet (With Ear) Opus # 133 at last month's Art Basel fair in Hong Kong. Photo: AFP "When I was at school I didn't have the option of art history," says Audrey Yeo, owner of Singapore contemporary art gallery Yeo Workshop. "So for my generation, it's something we're all catching up on very quickly. We love it, obviously, and the Singaporean public is hungry for it, but it's not something that I had the option to do when I was a kid." Yeo's experience encapsulates the rapidly growing popularity of contemporary art in East and South-East Asia. Artworks on show at a gallery inside Gillman Barracks in Singapore. Photo: Tim Richards Chinese collectors in particular have been making their mark, and Hong Kong has emerged as a contemporary art hub with a regional instalment of Art Basel and a major new contemporary art...

Full article: http://www.brisbanetimes.com.au/entertainment/postcard-fr...

Tweets

Postcard from Singapore: why contemporary art i...

smh.com.au 17 Apr '15, 1pm

A visitor peers into US artist John Baldessari's Beethoven's Trumpet (With Ear) Opus # 133 at last month's Art Basel fair ...

Postcard from Singapore: why contemporary art i...

theage.com.au 17 Apr '15, 2pm

A visitor peers into US artist John Baldessari's Beethoven's Trumpet (With Ear) Opus # 133 at last month's Art Basel fair ...

Australia street art and acts to feature as part of Singapore's #SG50 celebrations. Details: ht…

Australia street art and acts to feature as par...

channelnewsasia.com 17 Apr '15, 5am

SINGAPORE: Australian street art, street acts, and its iconic barbecue will be headed to the Singapore heartlands, announc...

Look back at the weeks #art news stories from NY, London, Singapore, Japan, Milan, China

Look back at the weeks #art news stories from N...

world-arts.com 19 Apr '15, 8am

Upcoming events and exhibitions. Amsterdam Art Fair 2015 Art15 London Harpist Catrin Finch fundraising London concert for ...

Reflect on the rapid transformation of South Ea...

timeout.com 22 Apr '15, 1am

Six artists living in Cambodia, Thailand and Vietnam present their artworks in a variety of media, including painting, pho...

Has Singapore confused the state of the art wit...

spearswms.com 21 Apr '15, 11am

Eu's own kingdom, STPI, is a gallery working with artists to make art in editions and came from both private and public sp...

Longing and searching for the ideal of society - Utopia, through the means of #art

Longing and searching for the ideal of society ...

widewalls.ch 21 Apr '15, 6pm

The inspiration behind these artist’s projects is Thomas More’s well-known Utopia , a fictional island that is “good place...

Come join us at Affordable Art Fair, Singapore this weekend!

Come join us at Affordable Art Fair, Singapore ...

facebook.com 18 Apr '15, 2pm

Elephant Parade [official fan page]'s Photos · Elephant Parade [official fan page]'s Page

Handbag museum holds media art show

Handbag museum holds media art show

ohkpop.com 19 Apr '15, 10am

Simone Limited has decided to express the beauty of handbags in its seventh "Bagstage Exhibition by 0914" through media ar...

Have a look around Singapore's new national art...

straitstimes.com 24 Apr '15, 4am

Take a virtual tour of the National Gallery Singapore The new National Gallery Singapore will only open in November. In th...

#US #Philippina #Military – U.S. rebalance to Asia begins with major military… #News #Asia

#US #Philippina #Military – U.S. rebalance to A...

pusatnews.com 20 Apr '15, 10am

#US #Philippina #Military – U.S. rebalance to Asia begins with major military drill in Philippines – Philippine and U.S. s...

Berkeley Homes have a Singapore office to sell ...

propertyguru.com.sg 17 Apr '15, 5pm

Comment E-mail to friend Bookmark & Share By Andrew Batt : U.K. developer Berkeley Group is planning to open an office in ...

Setback for art cluster? #homedecor #homeart

Setback for art cluster? #homedecor #homeart

news.asiaone.com 21 Apr '15, 12am

After three years of persistently low footfall, the Gillman Barracks art enclave is served its worst blow yet: Nearly a th...

The Top 6 Finalists From Singapore Latte Art Ch...

sprudge.com 16 Apr '15, 9pm

A veteran competitor in latte art competitions, Joefel Manlod exhibits a quiet confidence and steady hands while onstage. ...

Tonight on Arab Street: The streets and alleywa...

timeout.com 17 Apr '15, 11am

Witness art come to life along Arab Street. Interactive pieces from ten local artists will be projected on buildings using...