Get a rare glimpse behind the scenes at the National Gallery Singapore’s archives and artwork management, and attend talks on contemporary art, Filipino art history, and conservation.
Lines of Control: Borders and Contemporary Art
20 January, 7.30pm – 8.45pm
Artist and historian Dr Iftikhar Dadi discusses how artists navigate the dilemmas of a fractured postcolonial world through this talk on Lines of Control, which he co-curated with Hammad Nasar.
Filipino Art History and The Purita Kalaw Ledesma Archives: A Talk with Ada Mabilangan, Kalaw-Ledesma Foundation Inc, Manila
21 January 2017, 2pm – 3pm
Discover the stories behind the late Purita Kalaw-Ledesma’s collection of historical scrapbook references on Filipino modern art from the 1940s to early 2000s, donated to the Gallery.
Insights into Conservation Challenges
22 January, 3pm – 4.30pm
Hear from a panel of experts who showcase selected conserved works from the Gallery’s collection and highlight contemporary issues in the conservation of artworks from different mediums.
Venue: National Gallery Singapore, 1 St. Andrew’s Road, Singapore 178957
When: 21 - 22 Jan 2017,