05 Feb '12, 9pm

Arts for all, and what it would take: The recommendations of the Arts and Culture Strategic Review (ACSR) were m...

SINGAPORE - The aim is for Singapore to be a nation of cultured and gracious people at home with their heritage by 2025. And in order to get there, key players from the arts, education and commercial sectors have drawn up a massive blueprint with more than 100 recommendations, some more radical than others, to promote greater participation and to boost capabilities of arts practitioners. The recommendations of the Arts and Culture Strategic Review (ACSR) were made in a 110-page report, which was made public yesterday. The report was produced after seven months of public consultation. Among the more significant proposals: The Government play a facilitative rather than a top-down role and that it should relook the organisational structure of arts and cultural agencies at the Ministry of Information, Communications and the Arts (MICA). Other recommendations include a call to ...

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