Aliwal Urban Art Festival (AUAF) makes its return on 14 January 2023 for its seventh edition at the Aliwal Arts Centre (AAC)! Taking place on the last weekend of Singapore Art Week 2023, the Festival will showcase Singapore's vibrant urban culture scene and feature renowned local artists from different urban art practices in an exciting array of free activities such as live graffiti painting, music and dance performances, and a pop-up artists' market in the heart of Kampong Gelam.
12 prominent urban artists, ANTZ, BONY, Demster, nuriman, KILAS, PHATNOEZ, SAM LO, SPAZ, SPEAK CRYPTIC, TraseOne, TUYULOVEME, and Boon Baked will exercise their artistic prowess for FLIPSIDE, an exhibition where they are challenged to create in the tabula scalata format – presenting two images within a singular canvas.
Visitors can also look forward to two Live Graffiti Painting showcases from Has.J and Titan Aerosol Crew, and for those looking to move and groove to urban dance and music, David Siow of Steady State Records will present a line-up of independent bands and artists of various music genres, from math rock band, woes, to feel-good R&B band, Astronauts, featuring Thai artist Lukpeach whom they have an upcoming collaboration with.
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