Arts & Entertainment

Your complete guide to Singapore's art exhibitions, theatre plays, musicals, comedy, movie reviews and film trailers

The OPEN

The OPEN

The OPEN, a ‘pre-festival’ to Singapore International Festival of Arts, promises equal parts wit and laughter through lecture-performances, films and interactive performances

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A mum's guide to the Children’s Biennale at National Gallery
Kids

A mum's guide to the Children’s Biennale at National Gallery

This kiasu mum brought her boy to the Children’s Biennale at National Gallery Singapore three times over the course of a week – here’s why

Back with a boeing
Theatre

Back with a boeing

A sky-high affair returns for its fourth staging – and thankfully, we’ve got the Casanova and his three stewardesses to tide us through the turbulence

Four works not to miss at Yayoi Kusama's 'Life is the Heart of a Rainbow'
Art

Four works not to miss at Yayoi Kusama's 'Life is the Heart of a Rainbow'

Over 120 kaleidoscopic works from the Japanese artist’s oeuvre feature in the first major survey of her work within South-East Asia

Best public art in Singapore
Art

Best public art in Singapore

We introduce the artists who are decking out our land-starved city with public art

Latest film reviews and releases

Baby Driver
Film

Baby Driver

In cinemas Jul 20

Time Out says
  • 4 out of 5 stars
Dunkirk
Film

Dunkirk

In cinemas Jul 20

Time Out says
  • 4 out of 5 stars
Valérian and the City of a Thousand Planets
Film

Valérian and the City of a Thousand Planets

In cinemas Jul 20

Time Out says
  • 3 out of 5 stars
War for the Planet of the Apes
Film

War for the Planet of the Apes

In cinemas Jul 13

Time Out says
  • 4 out of 5 stars
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Top art museums and galleries in Singapore

National Gallery Singapore
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National Gallery Singapore

The former City Hall and Supreme Court buildings have been refurbished to become the National Gallery

Users say
  • 5 out of 5 stars
STPI Creative Workshop and Gallery
Art

STPI Creative Workshop and Gallery

A dynamic creative workshop and contemporary art gallery 

ArtScience Museum
Art

ArtScience Museum

Art and science coexist in the same space at Marina Bay Sands

Objectifs Centre for Photography & Filmmaking
Film

Objectifs Centre for Photography & Filmmaking

Regular courses and workshops at this filmmaking and photography hub

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Alternative cinemas in Singapore
Film

Alternative cinemas in Singapore

Five cinemas that don’t screen your typical Hollywood blockbuster

Singaporean photographers to check out on Instagram
Art

Singaporean photographers to check out on Instagram

Everyone’s a photographer these days. But we pick out four who are capturing our fair city in a very different light

Secret art spaces in Singapore
Art

Secret art spaces in Singapore

Who says you can only find art in galleries? A growing number of shops, cafés and restaurants are using art to draw in the crowds. Paintings, installations, photos and the like aren’t just tacked to the walls and forgotten about – they’re part of revolving exhibitions hosted by these venues, and some artworks are even for sale. We check out five ‘galleries’ that hit the mark.

Alternative and interactive theatre companies in Singapore
Theatre

Alternative and interactive theatre companies in Singapore

We discover three theatre troupes that are taking their performances off the stage and into pop-up venues around the city

ArtScience Museum's permanent exhibition: 'Future World'
Art

ArtScience Museum's permanent exhibition: 'Future World'

Who says art always needs to be deep and serious? Japanese collective teamLab invite you to let loose at their new exhibition – and we join in on the fun