Celebrate the Majulah Spirit with ACM
Sun Aug 2 - Mon Aug 31
In celebration of Singapore’s 55th Birthday, ACM will be offering a myriad of online programmes – accessible anywhere you are! Rediscover our rich cross-cultural art and heritage through ACM’s masterpieces, and traverse the fascinating themes of Trade, Faith and Belief, and Materials and Design with self-guided tours, as well as instructions for DIY crafts at home, conversations, and interactive stories.
Istana Open House | 2 August, 2020 | 10-11.15am | Facebook
Celebrate the Majulah Spirit with an online edition of Istana Open House, including a preview of new virtual ACM galleries, and take part in activities in the comfort of your home.
Onward Singapore | 8-31 August 2020 | ACM website | Registration on Peatix required
Watch a special musical performance, create your own badge using materials found at home, or go on a virtual self-guided tour of ACM’s galleries. Try recipes of well-loved dishes, and you could even have your portrait drawn by an illustrator (only on 8 August).
Let’s learn about… Cross-cultural Art! | From 2 August 2020 | ACM website
Explore a bird calligram by Chinese Muslim calligrapher Yusuf Chen Jinhui, and create one with your name. Then challenge yourself with a word search!
#ACMComics | From 2 August 2020 | ACM Instagram
Follow the journey of a hand-painted bowl from Changsha in China, in this beautiful story about the Tang shipwreck collection, illustrated by local artist Andy Yang.
Visit www.acm.org.og, follow @asianciilisationsmuseum on Facebook, and on Instagram at @acm_sg for more!
Images courtesy of the Asian Civilisations Museum.