Singapore’s Asian Civilisations Museum Wins Best Design Exhibtion at the 2019 Global Fine Art Awards

Guo Pei: Chinese Art and Couture (2019) at the Asian Civilisations Museum in Singapore The Asian Civilisations Museum (ACM) was awarded the Global Fine Art Awards’ (GFAA) Best Design Exhibition, for its first fashion-focused exhibition, Guo Pei: Chinese Art and Couture. The exquisite showcase, which spotlighted art through couture in a juxtaposition of masterpieces created…

Artists respond to COVID-19 Crisis

Compiled by Art+ Staff The COVID-19 crisis, presently managed through enhanced community quarantines, has caused cancellations of several art events around Metro Manila making it a challenge for artist and cultural workers to continue their work in public venues. In spite of this, artists continue to work from their homes and studios. We look at…

Singapore Biennale 2019 Artist Amanda Heng Wins 12th Benesse Prize

Amanda Heng, Every Step Counts (live walk performance), 2019, Image courtesy of Singapore Art Museum. Benesse Prize ceremony kicks off the Biennale’s 2020 Programmes at Singapore Art Week Singapore Biennale 2019 participating artist Amanda Heng (Singapore) has won the 12th Benesse Prize. The award recognises an artist whose exhibited work embodies an experimental and critical spirit and demonstrates…