Trust us, there's more to Instagram than #OOTDs, food porn and #selfies. From street artists to illustrators and graphic designers, discover hidden talents beyond the art gallery walls. We scrolled through social media to round up seven of the most exciting Singaporean artists that are using Instagram to showcase their beautiful works to the world. Make sure to double tap and follow them while you're at it too!
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For miniature watercolour illustrations of nature, living spaces and portraits of famous icons.
For beautiful, soft paintings and drawings of signature Singaporean dishes and marine life.
Yan and Jun
For a range of graphic design which includes illustrations, lettering and 3D. The duo has also designed visuals for festivals like Neon Lights and GIF Fest.
'Transcendence' - Masks are being unveiled as people demand transparencies and openness, and ultimately acceptance and freedom of the truth. In a socially connected world now more than ever, everyone must be more respectful and transparent to one another. By accepting the truth, we can be free to move forward and transcend to a greater purpose.
For gruesomely good horror-themed ink sketches.
For mindblowing street art pieces influenced by Western comics and manga.
049 Angry Ape. Impromptu session with @daos501 / @thelastsaintt and @has.j_ . Went with a looser sketch than what I’m usually comfortable with. Full wall soon. ・・・・・・・・・ #mtncolors #loopcolors #pylox #theblackbookstudio #utamaco #sgxsaigon #graffitijam #scrapcans #purple #sunset #collaboration #jungle #angryape #ape #chimpanzee #streetart #graffitiart #muralart #sggraff #graffiti #wallart #murals #graff #urbanarts #painting #spraypainting #monkeyart #chimpanzee #madmonkey #screamingmonkey
For whimsical and psychedelic pop art that's inspired by emojis, geometry and religion among others.
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There's more to this city than meets the eye. In between our shiny skyscrapers and towering metal cranes, there are plenty of Insta-worthy urban artworks that simply take our breath away. From the graffiti that’s hidden in plain sight to pieces that lurk away in the backstreets, we pick seven of our favourite murals and let you know where to find them.