PUBLIC PROGRAMMES

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FUTURE WORLD: WHERE ART MEETS SCIENCE

Spotlight Gallery Talks
Sat 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 Oct, 3:30pm – 4:30pm
Venue: Future World: Where Art Meets Science, Various Zones

Boundaries between art and technology are becoming increasingly blurred as new grounds are broken in digital artistic expression. Discover the ideas and themes in our permanent exhibition through this series of lively spotlight talks. Join us for interactive play happening at various exhibition zones.

*Complimentary to ticket-holders of Future World: Where Art Meets Science.

 

BIG BANG DATA

Public Guided Tour
Sun 2 & 9 Oct, 5pm-6pm
Sun 16 Oct, 11.30am-12.30pm & 5pm-6pm
Venue: Exhibition Entrance, Basement 2

Discover the significant and surprising ways data is dramatically changing the way we interact with each other and with the world. Join the guided tour for an insight into the opportunities and limitations of data as we explore what data means to us and our future. 

*Complimentary to ticket-holders of Big Bang Data. Up to 25 participants on a first-come, first-served basis. Registration stickers will be given out five minutes before tour begins at exhibition entrance.


We’re Everywhere, Somewhere and Nowhere
Sat 8 Oct, 3pm
Venue: Expression Gallery, Level 4

What does the future of the Internet of Things hold for us? How does one navigate the digital quagmire and growing technological wilderness that is the Information Age? 

First presented in May, join us for the second part of Bani Haykal’s We’re Everywhere, Somewhere and Nowhere project that wraps around Big Bang Data, as he explores realities and implications of this seismic shift in his performance lecture.

*Free 

GENERAL ASSEMBLY PRESENTS SOLVING GRAND CHALLENGES

Sat, 1 Oct, 2-4pm

General Assembly is coming to ArtScience Museum this Saturday! Join speakers Anne Marie Droste, Mark Yong, Lim Chee Meng and Li Hongyi for an afternoon of talks and insights as they discuss the ways that communities can harness technology and innovation to solve challenges in faster, more collaborative and data-driven ways.
 

About Made in Singapore

Made in Singapore is a free, multi-day programme series celebrating entrepreneurs, rule breakers, creatives, thought leaders and businesses putting our city on the map. General Assembly hopes to showcase some of Singapore's most innovative companies and personalities through collaborative, fun and interactive sessions. Join the conversations and be inspired by all things going on or made right here in Singapore!

About General Assembly

General Assembly is a global educational company. Focusing on the most relevant and in-demand skills across data, design, business and technology, General Assembly is empowering a global community to pursue work they love through best-in-class instruction and access to opportunities. 

Sign-up for Solving Grand Challenges here and look out for other exciting programmes line-up here. For more information on General Assembly, check out generalassemb.ly.


 
Made in Singapore at the ArtScience Museum

JOURNEY TO INFINITY: ESCHER'S WORLD OF WONDER

English Guided Tour
Family Fridays 7, 14, 21, 28 Oct, 3pm - 4pm
Sun 2 & 9 Oct, 11.30am - 12.30pm
Venue: Exhibition Entrance, Level 3

Mandarin Guided Tour
Saturday 8, 15, 22, 29 Oct, 2pm–3pm & 4pm–5pm
Venue: Exhibition Entrance, Level 3

Send your brain spinning in this guided tour that brings you into the fantastical and impossible realm of M.C. Escher’s imagination. Discover how mathematical ideas and art are intertwined in Escher’s works, and how his way of thinking continues to have a profound influence today.

*Complimentary to ticket-holders of Journey to Infinity: Escher's World of Wonder.
Up to 25 participants on a first-come, first-served basis. Registration stickers will be given out five minutes before tour begins at exhibition entrance.

MAKE YOUR OWN TESSELLATION PRINTS WORKSHOP

Family Fridays 7, 14, 21, 28 Oct, 4.30pm – 5.30pm
Venue: Exhibition Entrance, Level 3

Discover the poetry of mathematics in this hands-on art-making workshop. With a starting point in grids and shapes, participants experiment and design their own tessellation prints, drawing inspiration from M.C. Escher’s tessellation artworks and emblematas.

*$3 per participant, available to ticket-holders of Journey to Infinity: Escher's World of Wonder. Up to 20 participants on a first-come, first-served basis.

Tessellation Prints at ArtScience Museum

MAKER-STYLE WORKSHOPS BY FABCAFE SINGAPORE

Make Your Own Tessellation Totes (Beginners):
2 & 15 October, 10.30am-1.00pm*

Discover the art of tessellations and stamp your own tessellation pattern on a tote bag! Make a pattern using laser cut rubber sheets, assemble them on a rubber stamp, and stamp your own unique Escher-inspired patterns on almost anything! You get to keep your rubber stamp and your one-of-a-kind tote bag.

Design Your Own Tessellation Totes (Intermediate Part 1):
16 October, 10.30am-1.00pm*

Design dizzyingly fun tessellation patterns which even Escher would be intrigued by! Explore the math and art of tessellations, and digitally manipulate shapes to create repeating tiled patterns. We will laser cut your patterns onto rubber sheets after the workshop, and you will get to collect, assemble, and make your own rubber stamp, during Part 2 of this workshop, on 29 Oct.

Assemble Your Own Tessellation Totes (Intermediate Part 2):
29 October, 4.00pm*

Watch your patterns come to life as you assemble your lasercut tessellations to create your very own Escher-inspired rubber stamp. Experience the thrill of making tiled print patterns on tote bags, wrapping papers, and any surface you can think of!

*Please note that dates are subject to change. Limited slots per session. Pricing to be confirmed.

FabCafe Workshops at ArtScience Museum
Ongoing Programmes

Family Fridays

Children go free*! Celebrate family fun at ArtScience Museum! Every Friday**, up to four children under 12 years old enter for free with every adult ticket purchased.

Sunday Showcase

See ArtScience research in action and explore innovative ideas on show. With opportunities for interaction with the inventions, discussions with the makers, and workshops where you can have a go yourself, there is something to interest and engage all ages of visitors.

Free admission to the showcase. Register on the day at the ArtScience Museum lobby.

Conversations

Join us for a day of insightful presentations given by industry leading artists and scientists, as they share their passion and knowledge on various thought-provoking topics.