More Meaningful Than Successful

There’s no point making art that satisfies everybody. As Festival Director of the O.P.E.N and SIFA, Ong Keng Sen expresses his views on society, politics and ideology. By Basia...

For Star Wars Collectors

The new range of Star Wars figurines from Royal Selangor has landed. The popular Royal Selangor continues to produce weighty replicas of the various characters that have brought this great...

Liverpool Legends Optimistic About League Title

Liverpool legends Gary McAllister, Luis Garcia and Ian Rush are optimistic about the club's chances of a top three spot this season under Jurgen Klopp. The trio who are in town...

Lights To Remember At The National Gallery

The National Gallery celebrates its first anniversary with a feast of art that adds to an already full platter in Singapore. At a time of an abundance of art flowing...

Punch-Drunk Singapore Boxing

  FROM 200 gladiators 50 years ago to just eight now. Can Singapore boxing recover from the TKO? Bringing smelling salts to the sport is Alexander Shah.  “In the next five years, I...

Roger Dean – Art To Music

IN THE mundane, Roger Deans sees the fantastic. Dean's art has graced the covers of albums since the 1970s, developing a style that is dreamlike yet bordering on the imaginative as...

The Bard On The Boards

FOR FOUR centuries, William Shakespeare has shaken everybody’s tree, and ideas have come tumbling out. To celebrate the Bard’s ongoing relevance in a changing world, the folks in Siglap South...

Will The Show Go On?

  ANYONE who had the opportunity to catch U2 in concert last December, or Scorpions and Whitesnake in the double-hitter in March should relish the memory of those large-scale events. Or...

The Past Presents Us With Insights

Commerce has long pulsed through Singapore, and forms the foundation of our psyche, as two exhibitions at the National Library showcase. By S. Sakthivel Imported ice from America was what...
Yayoi Kusama, National Gallery Singapore

Connecting The Varied Dots

YAYOI KUSAMA connected the cosmic dots in her life and turned adversity into opportunity. Battling inner demons gets the better of most people, but Kusama turned this into a platform to...