Weekend Inspiration 31 May - 6 Jun 2012
Monday, 28 May 2012
Dutch born and Asia-based photographer Marcel Heijnen will officially open
his exhibition Residue 2.0 in Galeri Utama – his biggest solo exhibition to date. Heijnen’s works look like paintings but are actually photographs
unaltered, raw and provocative.
When: Fri 1 – Fri 29 Jun 2012, Wed-Fri 2-9pm, Sat-Sun 12-6pm
Where: Galeri Utama, 70 River Valley Road, Foothill of Fort Canning, opposite Clarke Quay, Singapore 179874
Nobody throws a better party than Tanjong Beach Club – just head down this Saturday and test those waters by kicking off summer with fire twirlers, pole dancers, a flaming jump rope, and the sickest disco-tronic tunes.
When: Sat 2 June 2012, 4pm-late, RSVP
Where: Tanjong Beach Club, 120 Tanjong Beach Walk, Sentosa, Singapore 098942
Green Revolution - Sponsored Listing
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Where: Greenbo Designer Railing Planters, $45 and up
It’s the last weekend to check out the kaleidoscopic space transformation at Hermès! If you haven’t already seen it, the entire third floor now resembles a bright summer kimono. Fancy!
When: Thu 31 May-Mon 3 Jun 2012, 1030am-730pm
Where: Hermès, 541 Orchard Road, Liat Towers, 3rd floor, Singapore 238881
Unheard Voices of the Red Light District
Artists Dixie Chan and Felicia Low have collaborated with Project X on the multi-media installation, Unheard Voices of the Red Light District. The installation features an interview with nine women and aims to raise awareness on issues faced by Singaporean sex workers.
When: Opening reception Wed 6 Jun 2012, 730pm, exhibition from Thu -Fri 15 Jun 2012, 12-9pm
Where: The Substation Gallery, The Substation, 45 Armenian Street, Singapore 179936, p. 6337 7535
Fable Come True
Sentosa’s award-winning school holiday programme for the family returns this June. A giant storybook comes to life as storytellers and characters like Pinocchio, Little Red Riding Hood, and Goldilocks and the Three Bears share stories and Sentosa’s history. Highlights include daily craft and meet-and-greet sessions.
When: Fri 1-Sun 24 Jun 2012, 11am-7pm, stories at 1130am, 330pm & 530pm
Where: Imbiah Lookout, Sentosa Island
Image: Marcel Heijnen