August 4, 2016
It doesn’t take an art junkie to recognise the offbeat artistic sensibilities of Yayoi Kunama. Known for her distinctive use of repetitive dot motifs, and exploration of colours, this eccentric has strongly impacted viewers all around the world. OTA Fine Arts Singapore is hosting a solo exhibition featuring a range of Yayoi Kunama’s prints created between 2011 and 2012. Dedicated to showcasing Kusama’s signature technique and artistic practices, the series of prints offer a new field to her usual works. Expect to be wowed by Kunama’s remarkable exploration of colours and the moving expression of free lines when you drop by the exhibition.
Date: 23 July 2016 – 10 September 2016
Time: Tuesdays – Saturdays 11:00-19:00, Sundays 11:00-18:00
Venue: OTA Fine Arts Singapore, 7 Lock Road, #02-13 Gillman Barracks
More info at otafinearts.com
The Spy, The Thug, His Wife and Her Lover
We’re always up for dining and entertainment. Unfortunately for us, the only time these two come together is when we’re having dinner in front of a television set. If you find mealtime a little too mundane for your liking, you might want to check this out.
And So Forth’s latest thrilling interactive dining experience offers you the chance to dine, wine, and make merry all whilst using your wits to conceal identities, extract information, and buoyantly escape through a series of problem solving with The Spy. They’ve just taken mealtime entertainment to a whole new level.
Date: Fridays to Saturdays, 5 August 2016 – 28 August 2016
Timings: 5pm to 9pm
Venue: Its a secret
Tickets available at andsoforth.com.sg
With National Day coming right up, we’re looking at every possible opportunity to show off some Singaporean Spirit. What better way to do so than to celebrate our beloved sunny island’s birthday with bottles of AIX Rosé with Singapore’s raddest DJs , DJ Fred E and Mad Jester? Brunch by the beach, sick beats and fine liquor…. Sounds like the perfect ending to the weekend.
Date: 7 August 2016
Time: 2pm till late
Venue: Tanjong Beach Club, 120 Tanjong Beach Walk, Sentosa
Reservations at email@example.com
Tchaikovsky’s classic charming ballet is reinterpreted by the Tony Award-winning British choreographer Matthew Bourne. Get ready to be instantly be transported into a fairytale by the breathtaking Edwardian costumes and set. This dazzling dance production promises a contemporary revival of a world full of magic, fairies, love, and romance. If you’re a hopeless sucker for love stories and beautiful costumes like us, you wouldn’t want to give this a miss.
Date: 4 August 2016 – 7 August 2016
Timings: 3pm , 8pm
Venue: Esplanade Theatres By The Bay, 1 Esplanade Dr
Admission: $40, $65, $85, $105, $125
Tickets available at esplanade.com
SSO Classics In The Park
SSO Classics In The Park is back again for another weekend of recreation. Associate Conductor Joshua Tan and the Singapore Symphony Orchestra will enthral you with a evening of music from your popular Broadway hits and classical favourites such as West Side Story and Tchaikovsky’s Swan Lake Ballet. Joining them is local favourite Rani Singam, who will serenade you with tunes from The Sound of Music, The Wizard of Oz and more.
Date: 7 August 2016
Time: 5am – midnight
Venue: Shaw Foundation Symphony Stage, Singapore Botanic Gardens
More info at iso.org.sg