Art Day Out! at Gillman Barracks
Art Day Out! replaces July’s edition of Gillman Barracks’ Art After Dark. Held on a Saturday from 11am to 8pm, visitors now have more time to explore the galleries’ new shows and special programmes, and find out more about the Barracks’ other tenants and partners.
-New shows and special programmes at our 11 galleries!
-Sundaram Tagore Gallery's 'Summer School: Fine Art 101' series continues with a casual 20 minute talk on “Art as a Diversified Investment". Gain tips for converting a passion for art into an investment portfolio (2pm, Blk 5)
-Book sale and art sale at ARNDT - artist publications, limited edition artist merchandise and small art works under USD5,000 (Blk 9)
[NTU CCA SINGAPORE]
- RESIDENCIES: OPEN: The 8 current artists-in-residence will open their studios. Projects range from site-specific installations, recording studios and community gathering spaces. (11am to 3pm, Blk 37, 38 & 43).
-Bani Haykal, Faculty of Listening – Performance #2 (5 to 7pm, Blk 38)-Live "broadcast" debate: Erika Tan, Halimah-the-Empire-Exhibition-weaver-who-died-whilst-performing-her-craft (3 to 430pm, Blk 43)
-Film Screenings of Punggok Rindukan Bulan (This Longing) (2008) and Return to Burma (2011), in collaboration with the Asian Film Archive (1230 to 230pm & 730 to 9pm, Blk 43)
-Art Stage Singapore presents Catharsis, a participatory performance art piece by Indonesian artist Syagini Ratna Wulan (Blk 47)
-Launch of the 50 Years of Singapore Art Archives exhibition by local art archivist Mr Koh Nguan How (Blk 47)
-Art & History Tour by our Friends of the Museums docents (4pm, meet at Blk 9, pls sign up here -> http://www.gillmanbarracks.com/tours)
-Incoming tenant Playeum who will launch its 'Children's Centre for Creativity' in September will host the first session of its artist conversation series with leaders in the participatory arts and creative practice for children (10 to 1pm, Blk 5, pls sign up here -> https://www.eventbrite.sg/e/artist-conversation-creating-for-children-by-playeum-tickets-17776188057)
-Mini local design fair (Blk 7) featuring Supermama's new Souvenirs From Singapore series, Little Drom Store, Hypergrand, Allscript, Onlewo, ceramics by LizBakesClay and more. Bring more cash!
-Book sale @ the Barracks by Page One at Platform Projects (Blk 22). Up to 90% off!
[F&B + MUSIC]
-F&B pop-ups (Blk 9). Highlights on the menu this time round: The Refinery's kong ba pau sliders, gyudon, salted egg onion rings; The Naked Finn's chilled beehoon with sakura ebi, grilled chicken winglets, grilled pork "bak kwa" and penang fruit rojak; cakes, tarts and cold brew coffee by Red Baron
-Complimentary traditional ice cream by Uncle Jimmy to help you beat the heat...while stocks last! (outside Blk 7)
-Timbre @ Gillman's family friendly Saturday Social BBQ...BBQ and beer for the parents, bouncy castle and lotsa art activities for the little ones! (Blk 9A)
-Red Baron's Pasar Malan - festival craft market, gourmet burgers and craft beers. Darker than Wax takes over sundowner DJ duties from 4pm till late! (Blk 45, at the junction of Malan Road
Driving & Parking: Gillman Barracks is accessible via Malan Road and Lock Road. Limited parking available onsite, additional parking available nearby at Alexandra Retail Centre (ARC)
Nearest MRT: Labrador Park MRT (5 mins walk, enter from sheltered walkway at Alexandra Rd)
Complimentary shuttle buses available for duration of event:
-HarbourFront MRT (Exit D)
-Queenstown MRT (Exit B)
-Bus stop in front of PSA Building on West Coast Highway (near ARC and Labrador Park MRT)
RSVP at http://www.facebook.com/events/1611599039082234/ to stay updated on the event's details.