Category Archives: Reflections

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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Date with Little Prince

This is a rather late post. In my second collaboration with Marinate (which will be officially open on 7 Jan 2018), we created another immersive dinning experience – Date with Little Prince on 18 and 25 Nov 2017. As before, … 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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Hour of Code

It has been a wonderful learning journey getting ready for today‚Äôs Hour of Code which took place across 16 libraries and had around 500 seniors participating.  The participants were introduced to and guided in their use of the Playgrounds app … Continue reading

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