Following Various’ earlier visit to the Hong Kong City Gallery, the Singapore equivalent did not disappoint. Telling the story of Singapore’s physical transformation over the past 50 years, the foresight spanning the social, economic and environmental through which the city has been sustainably transformed, mean Singapore is certainly one to watch for the next 50. January 2015.
Appropriately for the ArtScience Museum of Singapore, Da Vinci: Shaping the Future uses da Vinci’s ‘Codex Atlanticus’ notebook to explore arguably the ‘most celebrated artist and scientist of all time’ and his groundbreaking contributions to mathematics, natural sciences, architecture, technology and music. Bringing original masterpieces to Southeast Asia for the first time, created in the 15th Century they resonate today with a relevance that is astounding. December 2014.
The Norman de Brackinghe exhibition in Hong Kong’s Picture This Gallery – abstract expressionist photography ‘finding inspiration in the unnoticed beauty of decaying and distressed walls’. December 2014.