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Art from the Streets at ArtScience Museum
January 10, 2018

From 13 January to 3 June 2018, the galleries of ArtScience Museum will be invaded by some of the world’s top street artists in one of the boldest exhibitions to be shown at the museum.


Image from Art from the Streets exhibition, 2016 at CAFA Art Museum, Beijing, China showing work by JR (b. 1983). Untitled, 2014. Black and white photographs laminated on wood. Courtesy of Magda Danysz Gallery Photo courtesy of Stéphane Bisseuil.

Art from the Streets traces 40 years of Street Art and features the world’s best known street artists, including Banksy, Shepard Fairey (aka Obey), Futura, Invader, JR, Blek le Rat, Swoon and Vhils among others.

Curated by Street Art expert and gallerist Magda Danysz, Art from the Streets reflects the evolution of street art, charting the diverse artistic techniques employed by artists through the decades and showing how technology has created new expressive avenues for artists.


Banksy (b. date unknown). Mural in New York. Courtesy of Ian Cox. Photo: Courtesy of Ian Cox

One of the highlights of Art from the Streets will be a series of live paintings and installations created on-site by iconic names from the field. Illustrating the vitality of and diversity of the movement, the show also includes large-scale mural paintings, installations, videos, prints, archival material, drawings and sketches.

Art from the Streets also shines a spotlight on urban art in Southeast Asia. The show includes major new works by local and regional artists, including Speak Cryptic (Singapore), Yok & Sheryo (Singapore) and Eko Nugroho (Indonesia).

Guided Tours

Curator’s Insights Tour

Dates: 13 and 14 January 2018
Times: 11.30am to 12.30pm & 5.00pm to 6.00pm
Venue: Exhibition Entrance, Level 3

Public Guided Tours
Dates: 19 January, 2 and 16 February 2018
Time: 3.00pm to 3.45pm

Dates: 21, 28 January, 04, 11, 18 and 25 February 2018
Time: 5.00pm to 5.45pm
Venue: Exhibition Entrance, Level 3

Mandarin Guided Tours
Dates: 21, 28 January, 4 and 25 February
Time: 4.00pm to 4.45pm
Venue: Exhibition Entrance, Level 3

ArtScience Museum opens daily from 10am to 7pm, last admission at 6pm. For more information or to purchase entrance tickets, visit their website.

Event Information

Starts at:

13 Jan 2018

Ends at:

03 Jun 2018

Venue

ArtScience Museum

6 Bayfront Ave, Singapore 018974

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