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STPI – Museums And Heritage Institutions – Istana Art Event 2017
July 30, 2017 @ 8:30 am6:00 pm UTC+8
Celebrate Singapore’s upcoming birthday at the Istana Art Event! Enjoy free* entry to the Istana grounds, join the On-the-Spot Art Competition, and explore various activities and workshops, organised by museums and heritage institutions!
*Free entry for Singaporeans and PRs, $2 for non-Singaporeans.
ON-THE-SPOT ART COMPETITION
10am – 2pm
Calling all 3- to 12-year-olds*! Gather your art supplies and join the Istana Art Event On-the-Spot Art Competition! With the theme ‘One Nation Together’, share with us special stories of how Singaporeans unite and stand together as one country.
The first 1,000 participants to submit their artworks will receive an exclusive Istana Art Event goodie bag and enjoy free entry to the Istana Main Building.
The top 3 winners of each category will receive prizes awarded by President Tony Tan.
Junior: ages 3 to 6
Intermediate: ages 7 to 12
Second Prize $150
Third Prize $100
6 x Merit Prizes $80
*Ages as of 1 January 2017
Terms and conditions apply. ytrertyuiFull programme and terms & conditions available at http://www.singaporeartmuseum.sg
ARTS & HERITAGE VILLAGE
9am – 5pm
Organised by museums and heritage institutions in Singapore, there’s something for everyone in the family at the Arts & Heritage Village! Create special souvenirs to bring home, from brooches to clay figurines, and even photo printouts when you hashtag your Instagram photographs with #IstanaArtEvent!
Participating museums & institutions:
Singapore Art Museum
ACM (Asian Civilisations Museum)
Chinatown Heritage Centre
Eurasian Heritage Centre
Gan Heritage Centre
Malay Heritage Centre
Mint Museum of Toys
National Gallery Singapore
Singapore Philatelic Museum
STPI – Creative Workshop & Gallery
☼ GENERAL INFORMATION ☼
Entrance to the Istana Grounds is via the Istana Main Gate along Orchard Road.
ENTRANCE FEE TO THE ISTANA GROUNDS
Singapore citizens and PRs – Free
Non-Singaporeans – $2
ENTRANCE FEE TO THE ISTANA MAIN BUILDING
Singapore citizens and PRs – $2
Non-Singaporeans – $2
Participants of the On-the-Spot Art Competition – Free
All admission fees go towards supporting the President’s Challenge 2017 beneficiaries.