City Galleries World Tour – The Continuation

City Gallery City GalleryFollowing 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.

http://www.ura.gov.sg/uol/citygallery/?p1=About&p2=singapore-city-gallery

Polymath

Leonardo da Vinci Leonardo da Vinci Leonardo da VinciAppropriately 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.

http://www.marinabaysands.com/museum/davinci/exhibition.html

Singapore

Singapore 2013-02-25 12.28.01SG SketchSentosa-on-sea and Gardens by the Bay – a city that genuinely gets more creative, eclectic, dynamic and future-focused every time I visit.  Pretty impressive Lee Kwan Yew.  February 2013.