“Human Nature”(2010-2011) by Khvay Samnang © Tomio Koyama Gallery
Art Stage Singapore continues it’s reign as South-east Asia’s flagship art fair for the fifth year. Opening it’s doors to the public today, the 4-day exhibition brings the largest international showcases of Southeast Asian contemporary art to Singapore’s shores. This year’s line-up features 158 hand-picked galleries– two-thirds from Asia.
A treat for art connoisseurs from across the globe, Art Stage presents an immersive experience complete with exclusive exhibitions, education programmes and workshops. Amongst others is Video Stage, a showcase of more than 60 video works from the region.
“Dragonfly” (2014) by Rom Villaseran, © Forbes
“Genetically Modified Landscape” (2010) by Tallur L.N, © Forbes
In a by-invite-only event that took place last night, the exhibitions were introduced to a strong crowd of 7,000 guests including K-pop sensation T.O.P from Korean boyband Big Bang and famed British contemporary art duo Gilbert & George.
Feast your eyes on the amazing artwork at this year’s Art Stage festivities as you sip on a cup of latte from a specially dressed café space courtesy of Art Republik (they turned 1 this year!)