06Jul
art appreciation

5 Extraordinary Pieces Of Chinese Art To Bid On

This week, all eyes turn to the major auction houses in Hong Kong as the delayed spring sales finally spring into action. Will it be the art market’s summer of reckoning? In any case, these works may entice you into action.

16Jun
music for good

Classical Chinese Music, With A Tamil Twist

The Teng Ensemble’s latest series of songs puts the spotlight on Singapore’s migrant workers past and present — and features a Tamil singer that many of them might recognise.

11Jun
The Makers

Ceramics Fit For A Queen, Made In Jalan Besar

Michelle Lim and Ng Seok Har started Mud Rock Ceramics with the intention of getting handmade ceramics into Singaporean homes, but also managed to land in some unexpected places along the way.

20May
The Art of Craft

Show Me Your Maker’s Mark

Perennially stuck in the purgatory between hobby and high art, crafts are poised to soar in prominence as society slows down in the wake of a pandemic. What are the profits and pitfalls of making things by hand in this digital world?

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