Art & Design Singapore, Singapore
Singapore Art Museum
When it opened at the beginning of 1996, the Singapore Art Museum was one of the first institutions in the city dedicated to Asian art. Specialising in contemporary art, the museum showcases leading artists including Suzann Victor, Dinh Q. Lê and Cheo Chai-Hiang. Its extension, the SAM at 8q, boasts six galleries exhibiting contemporary art and is located in the heart of the city’s design neighbourhood. The National Gallery Singapore, opened in Autumn 2015 in the former buildings of the Supreme Court and the City Hall, presents a collection of 10,000 works of South-Asian modern art including engravings and sculptures, but also paintings from the Nanyang School, by the leading artists in Singapore between the period of 1950 and 1970.
Singapore Art Museum : 71 Bras Basah Road, Singapore 189555
+65 6589 9580 / www.singaporeartmuseum.sg