Relive the Olympic Spirit and immerse yourself in sea of contemporary art. Then get made up by professionals before heading to Fort Canning for a night of vocal treats. And don’t forget put your Instagram photo-taking skills to the
test this weekend and explore the common myth of opposites attract.
Pop! In the City I: The Olympic Spirit.
Treat your inner artist to a visual feast of pop art this weekend at ION. Burton Morris showcases his Olympic artwork chosen by the International Olympic Committee in 2004 during the Summer Olympic games held in Athens,Greece.
Date: POP! In the City I: The Olympic Spirit, Oct 3-17 2012
Venue: ION Art, Level 4, ION Orchard
Time: 10am – 10pm
Price: Admission is free. Log onto http://www.ionorchard.com/en/ion-art/ion-
art-gallery for more information.
PANORAMA: Recent Art from Contemporary Asia
Love art? The Singapore Arts Museum (SAM) is back with an extension of PANORAMA. Featuring 41 artists from 10 Asian countries with their paintings, sculptures, drawings, videos, installations and photographs, be sure not to
“OUT OF THE BLUE” AT WISMA ATRIA
It’s time to put your instagram photo-taking skills to good use! In conjunction with the “Out of the Blue” photo exhibition, Wisma Atria is asking all shoppers to capture their favourite shots of the mall. Hashtag the picture to Wisma Atria and two pictures with the highest votes stand to win Sony cameras.
The travelling art show comes to town! Reminisce about the good ole days with a video documentary, a play and an art installation and see how much has changed in this tiny country.
Date: Oct 4 – 7, 2012
Venue: Various locations around Boon Lay MRT (visit
www.singaporeportraits.com.sg for full schedule)
Guided tours: 6.00pm on Oct 5 & 6. Route includes Blk 683 Jurong West
Central 1 and Jurong West library
Pretty Powerful Uber Basics
Make your makeup pretty and powerful with the professionals at Bobbi Brown. Opt for a personalised session or join the workshop and learn new tricks and tips on styling with new colours.
Date: Workshop – Oct 5 to 7
Makeover sessions – Oct 5 to 10
Venue: Takashimaya Bobbi Brown Counter, Beauty Hall.
Price: Workshop – $40, Makeover session – $80 (Fully redeemable for
products). For more information, email email@example.com
The International A Capella Festival 2012
A cappella is being heard this year in different genres from classical to pop. The A Capella Society brings you a month of interesting acts starting with the critically acclaimed Swiss group, The Glue and the local ladies of NANU featuring Felix Zenger, beatbox darling and superstar from Finland.
Date/Time: Oct 5-6, 7.30pm
Venue: Fort Canning Centre Black Box
Tickets: $40 (free seating) available at www.a-capella.org.sg
They Say Opposites Attract
You know what they say, opposites attract. However, should you look for someone who’s opposite you, or someone who complements you? Certified sexologist and life coach Dr. Martha Lee, explores this popular saying and
talks about sexual polarity and the channels of communication
Date & Time: Oct 6, 2012, 2 – 4:30p.m.
Venue: Exhibition Room, Singapore Chinese Chamber of Commerce &
Tickets: S$15 per person; $20 per couple. For more information visit http://www.eroscoaching.com/2012/07/saturday-sexuality-seminars/
Spend some quality time with the family at the scenic Marina Barrage with an evening picnic under the stars. A wide array of activities will be available for the whole family such as live band performances and children amusement activities. And you won’t have to worry about food at this picnic because delicious food vendors will be selling local food fare and desserts.
Date & Time: Oct 6 2012, 5- 9pm
Venue : Marina Barrage
Tickets: NTUC members – $15 per ticket. Non-members – $30 per ticket (Each
ticket admits 4 people). For more information, visit www.ufamily.org.sg/Upinic
- beauty hall
- Capella Society
- delicious food vendors
- Felix Zenger
- Fort Canning Centre Black Box
- Jurong West library
- local food fare
- Marina Barrage
- Martha Lee
- sexologist and life coach
- singapore art museum
- Singapore Arts Museum
- Singapore Chinese Chamber of Commerce
- The Glue
- the summer Olympic games