Art in Singapore

Singapore art, art museums, art galleries and artists

Subject categories on this page
  1. Art Galleries
  2. Artists
  3. Museums
  4. Theatre


Art Galleries *

Singapore Art Gallery Guide
A monthly guide that offers a comprehensive list of galleries, artists, exhibitions and events in Singapore.

APAD – Association of Artist of Various Resources, Singapore
Conducts art courses, drawing and batik painting classes. Gallery for Singapore’s
Malay Visual Artists.

Art Forum
Features exhibition listing and artist profiles of artists from the region. The gallery was established by Marjorie Chu in Singapore in 1971 under the name of Raya Gallery, located at the Specialist Centre. The gallery was renamed Art Forum in 1980 when it moved to the Promenade. 

A showcase of works by local artist Chng Nai Wee, focusing on the
medicine and technology.

Artists *

A guide to contemporary Singaporean artists.

Sight – An Oracular Insight. RJ’s Singapore Art Blog
A Singapore art weblog.

Tan Swie Hian: Venice Biennal


Art Singapore Contemporary Asian Art Fair


Singapore Art Gallery Guide.

Global Soul,
a theatre piece by Goh Boon Teck.M

Museums *

The Asian Civilisations Museum (ACM)
is the first museum in the region to present a broad yet integrated perspective of pan-Asian cultures and civilisations. As one of the National Museums of Singapore under the National Heritage Board, they seek to promote a better appreciation of the rich cultures that make up
Singapore’s multi-ethnic society.

Lee Kong Chian Art Museum
A museum at National University of Singapore Cultural Centre showcasing Chinese art.

Asian Civilisations Museum

Museum Roundtable Singapore
An informal association of Museums and Galleries in Singapore, since 1996.

National Heritage Board
The body in charge of museums dedicated to the preservation, presentation, and interpretation of Singaporean and SE Asian history.

Singapore Art Museum
A collection of Southeast Asian modern and contemporary art. Information on the museum’s exhibitions, highlights, and calendar of


National Arts Council of Singapore

National Heritage Board of Singapore


Sculpture Square
An art space designated for the advancement of 3-D practices in the arts.

Singapore Art Gallery Guide,
a monthly guide that offers a comprehensive list of galleries, artists, exhibitions and events in Singapore.

Singapore Art Museum

Singapore Arts Festival

Singapore Chinese Orchestra

Singapore Government Culture and Information Page.

Singapore Theatre Reviews

The Substaion art space,
a home for the arts. Founded in 1990 by the late Kuo Pao Kun, The Substation is Singapore’s first independent contemporary arts centre.


Theatre *

Theatre Works
TheatreWorks is an independent, non-profit Singaporean theatre company
that develops and nurtures professional theatre skills.

I Theatre
I Theatre focuses on productions of an international standard for children, youth
and family audiences for Singapore and the region.

In Source Theatre
Recognized for strong Asian elements fused with modern theatre principals.

The Substation is a meeting place: a node, where Art, artists and art-lovers mingle, muse and meditate.

Very Special Arts
Singapore events, artists, performing artists.