Visual Arts

The Artist’s Voice — REFRAME

Organised by: Singapore Art Week (SAW), a joint initiative by the National Arts Council (NAC), the Singapore Tourism Board (STB) and the Singapore Economic Development Board (EDB)
  • Date:
    17 - 27 Jan 2018
  • Time:
    Saturday Sketching:
    1 hour sessions, every Saturday in Nov & Dec: 3pm & 4pm

    Acts of Voicing Artist Panel:
    19 Jan, 3pm – 5pm

    Complimentary Guided Tours:
    Twice daily during Art Week

    PVM Live! Singapore Art Week Closing Party:
    27 Jan, 7pm till late
  • Venue:
    The Parkview Museum, 600 North Bridge Road, Parkview Square Level 3, Singapore 188778
    The Parkview Museum, 600 North Bridge Road, Parkview Square Level 3, Singapore 188778The Parkview Museum, 600 North Bridge Road, Parkview Square Level 3, Singapore 188778
  • Admission:
    Free admission (registration recommended)

Synopsis:

Inviting audience reflection on artistic methods employed by artists to explore and expand on the concept of the artistic self, REFRAME is a series of public programmes accompanying the exhibition. The Artist's Voice, now showing at The Parkview Museum till 18 March 2018.

The Artist's Voice exhibition features around 40 works by 34 contemporary artists from Europe and Asia, created in the past 50 years. The exhibition illustrates how contemporary art can transfer essential messages and existential revelations.

REFRAME programmes

Saturday Sketching – Participants draw inspiration from selected works in the exhibition to create drawings of their own, guided by Museum Assistants.

Acts of Voicing – Dialogue session featuring Singaporean artists Lee Wen, Ho Tzu Nyen, and Jason Wee questioning the artist's role in society. Moderated by Dr. Lorand Hegyi, Artistic Director, The Parkview Museum Singapore.

Complimentary guided tours

PVM Live! Closing Party – Held on 27 January at 7pm, the closing party will feature performances by experimental musician Bani Haykal and Weishh from indie-electronic band .gif, along with a live DJ set by Rah from Darker Than Wax. Image: Untitled (When we are...), Muntean & Rosenblum, 2015.

Image courtesy of The Parkview Museum.



UPCOMING EVENTS