Category Archives: CULTURE

French artist Xavier Antin showcases his flowery version of materiality at Aloft Hermès

Each year for their Exhibition Cycle, Aloft at Hermès welcomes original, specially conceived works by contemporary artists. Following on from Noriko Ambe’s exhibition, the curator of the space, Emi Eu, has oriented the programming towards a new thematic area: materiality. It is a theme that the two young artists exhibiting at Aloft in 2018, Jeremy Sharma […]

L’Ambassade recrute un(e) Chargé(e) de mission culturelle

CHARGE(E) DE MISSION CULTURELLE Ambassade de France à Singapour Poste à pourvoir le 1er janvier 2019 Attributions Au sein du service de coopération et d’action culturelle (SCAC) de l’Ambassade de France à Singapour et sous la responsabilité de l’attachée culturelle, le/la chargé(e) de mission culturelle : • Participe à l’élaboration de la stratégie culturelle de […]

The Singapore Philatelic Museum brings the Little Prince to life and celebrates its creator on very special open house days

Venue: Singapore Philatelic Museum 23-B Coleman Street Singapore 179807 Date: 8 June 2018 – 17 March 2019 Opening hours: Monday – Sunday 10.00am – 7.00pm Admission is free for Singaporeans and permanent residents $8 for adults $6 for children (3-12 years) Officially translated into 300 languages, The Little Prince, written by French aristocrat, writer, poet […]

Talk with Jean Francois Milou : Public Spaces, Inspirations and Creations over Time

Date : Thursday 22 November 2018, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM Location : The Chamber The Arts House 1 Old Parliament Lane Singapore, 179429 On the occasion of the Architectural Heritage Season held by the Urban Redevelopment Authority, meet Jean Francois Milou, best known for his work as the architect of the National Gallery Singapore, the sensitive transformation of its two monuments […]

The Palace of Versailles coming to Singapore in World-First Exhibition

From 30 November 2018 to 6 January 2019, at ION Orchard, explore the wonders and relive the splendors of the finest in French art, culture and history dating from the 17th century to its present-day marvel at Virtually Versailles. The highly immersive and interactive technology brings you on an exploration of the Palace of Versailles. […]

Busy P at Kilo Lounge

Having managed Daft Punk and founded Ed Banger Records Busy P‘s impact on electronic music is unmatched. He will perform at Kilo Lounge on Friday, November 16. French electro DJ/producer Pedro Winter (aka Busy P) is the owner of Ed Banger Records as well as the manager of Daft Punk and numerous other electronic dance acts from France. […]

French performing arts group Compagnie des Quidams in Singapore

French arts group Compagnie des Quidams performs « Musical Notes » as part of Arts in Your Neighbourhood, a programme by the National Arts Council that aims to provide enriching arts experiences for everyone at their doorsteps. Full programme 2018 Three black and white characters on stilts walk down a street. They approach and whisper musical secrets […]

FRENCH GUESTS AT THE SINGAPORE WRITERS FESTIVAL 2018

Dates : 2 – 11 November 2018 Venue : Civic District The Singapore Writers Festival is one of Asia’s premier literary events. A much anticipated event on the cultural calendar that presents the world’s major literary talents to Singaporeans while shining a spotlight on home grown and Southeast Asian creative talents. Over the years, the […]

Amadou & Mariam at Capitol Theatre

Grammy-nominated Malian musical duo Amadou & Mariam will be making their debut performance in Singapore this 12 November 2018 at Capitol Theatre to present their long awaited 9th full length LP “La Confusion”. This concert is produced by Figure8 agency with the support of the Embassy of France in Singapore. Tickets are available on APACTix […]

“The Reunification of The Two Koreas” at TheatreWorks

The Reunification of The Two Koreas by Joël Pommerat directed by Jacques Vincey and translated into English by Marc Goldberg is presented from November 1 to 11 at TheatreWorks. The play is a patchwork of twenty short scenes revolving around an unuttered question: what are human relationships made of? A woman wants a divorce because there […]