The Art Lover's Guide to Singapore
Collected by Afar Magazine
Our picks for what to do, where to stay, and what to eat on an art escape to Singapore.
9 Lock Rd, Singapore 108937
This cluster of former British army barracks has been transformed into a contemporary arts center with 17 galleries, with a mix of international dealers like Shanghai’s ShanghART and Tokyo’s Ota Fine Arts and locally owned venues such as FOST...
8 Queen St, Singapore 189555
Established in 1996 in a 19th-century mission school building, the Singapore Art Museum houses an impressive permanent collection of contemporary Southeast Asian artists. Recent exhibitions have featured Singaporean installation artist Donna Ong...
5 Cox Terrace, Fort Canning Arts Centre, Fort Canning Park, Singapore 179620
This private, Paris-based gallery opened its first international outpost in Fort Canning Park. On display: a small permanent collection of rarely seen works by such notable Western artists as Claude Monet, Rembrandt van Rijn, and Jackson Pollock....
1 Fullerton Square, Singapore 049178
2 Dickson Rd, Singapore 209494
Another of attorney-turned-hotelier Loh Lik Peng’s boutique properties (along with the New Majestic), Wanderlust is perhaps the quirkiest hotel in Singapore, taking guests on a fanciful journey that befits its name. The building opened in...
Bam, slap, thwack. Woosh, woosh, sss. Ee, zzz, clang, plop. Thank you, auntie! Szrkst, szkst. Aaahh. This is the audible life cycle of Mr. Mohgan's Super Crispy Roti Prata. The libretto of the above prata operetta goes something like this: Mr....
41 Bukit Pasoh Rd, Singapore 089855
I’m used to chefs telling me they’ve made everything I’m eating: the butter, the bread, sometimes even the wine. But Singapore’s André Chiang takes the handmade ethos to the extreme at his Restaurant André. He proudly claims responsibility for the...
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