Category Archives: Artsplorer

Community Art

Spent the evening at a casual, intimate and very stimulating conversation about the practice of community art facilitated by Janet Pillai and Jeffrey Tan. The group comprised artists as well as art administrators from NAC. After listing the problems faced … Continue reading

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Made a Pitch

The idea of a social enterprise is a company that does good as it’s core activity while sustaining it as a business. In Singapore, we have an agency that supports SEs called raiSE. Among other things, it runs an event … Continue reading

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A Hundred Languages

I met this boy in one of my art tours and he was walking right in front of the queue with his class. While walking as a class, he got rather annoyed when his friend cut his queue. As he … Continue reading

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Sparks!

The wrap-up celebration of the pilot art residency at nursing homes – an exhibition at Raffles City which opened today. It was graced by President Halimah. I am glad to meet Aunty Joan, Aunty Kwan, Mercy and Laurice again. Aunty … Continue reading

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Art Residency with Seniors

I recently had the privilege of creating art as part of an residency at a nursing home. This is an AIC-NAC pilot and I am glad to have been a part of this meaningful project. Starting with making faces, they … Continue reading

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Flip-Flaps & Flights of Fancy

For almost 10 years now, a group of us meets once a month to exchange Artist Trading Cards (ATCs). At each session, we would try out new techniques or learn more about some form of art. For the many times … Continue reading

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Invitation: Squiggle

I hope to have at least 50 people join me in a small scale challenge. Can I count on you? This is inspired by something I use to see regularly in magazines where a squiggle is given and readers are … Continue reading

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