26 Oct '12, 4am

Thinking what to do this loooong weekend? Pop by the National Library for the Cultural Medallion Speaker Series...

Thinking what to do this loooong weekend? Pop by the National Library for the Cultural Medallion Speaker Series...

In a place of many conflicting influences - east meets west, tradition clashes with the contemporary, how do we begin defining what it means for arts to be local? How does a work of art become a part of our canon, and why is this important in the first place? Join three of this year’s Cultural Medallion recipients as they talk about their artistic work in the fields of music, theatre and visual arts, and what it means to them for art to be Singaporean.

Full article: http://www.nac.gov.sg/awards-recognition/cultural-medalli...

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