10 Aug '15, 5am

Singapore’s State of Art: Is 50 too young for a renaissance? #SG50

Story highlights Singapore's diverse mix of cultures has bridged art forms Strong museum culture is a growing platform for artists Artist Charles Lim represents Singapore at the Venice Biennale, and shows a side of Singapore that few have seen (CNN) Singapore turns 50 this month -- and celebrated its anniversary with the sort of ritzy fanfare we have come to expect of the cosmopolitan city-state. Tiny but mighty, Singapore has succeeded as a formidable economic power since gaining independence from the United Kingdom in 1963. Its reputation as an Asian finance hub is well known, but there's more to Singapore than making money. The city-state's art and culture sectors are today thriving. Official statistics from Singapore's Ministry of Culture show that its government has significantly increased its funding for arts and heritage, growing from 280.6 million SG$ (US$202.6 mil...

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