Arts & Culture Nodes
Experience the arts as a part of your everyday life! Drop by the NAC Arts & Culture Nodes for a wide array of regular, quality arts programmes -- from performances to workshops, for people of all ages and walks of life, at venues island-wide. Join us to participate in, enjoy, and experience the value of the arts in your neighbourhood!
Follow @NACSingapore on Instagram and Facebook for the latest Arts & Culture Nodes happenings. All Node events listings can be found here.
Read on to learn more about our Nodes!
Bedok Kaleidoscope (Bedok CC)
Bringing traditional arts to seniors and families in Bedok
Join other residents at Bedok Kaleidoscope’s quarterly Chinese Culture and Opera Appreciation Series, or check out the monthly outdoor performances which bring life and cheer to a Sunday morning market at Block 16 Bedok South Road!
Some artists that have been featured include Bhaskar’s Arts Academy, Kulcha, Singapore Broadway Harmonica Ensemble, and the Chinese Opera Institute.
Kallang ArtsTreats (Kallang CC)
Celebrating diverse ethnic cultures with regular traditional arts performances
Immerse yourself in the rich culture of Singapore’s ethnic groups at Kallang ArtsTreats’ Indian Cultural Night, Malay Cultural Night, and Tea Time Opera, as well as their monthly outdoor performance series at Boon Keng MRT.
Some artists that have been featured include NADI Singapura, Temple of Fine Arts, Chinese Theatre Circle, and Kim Giak Low Choon Teochew Puppetry Troupe. Look forward to Kallang Artstreats’ annual signature event, the Artstreats Festival, that promises an eclectic range of arts groups and arts experiences!
Arts@Pasir Ris (Pasir Ris Elias CC)
A centre for music excellence, presented by established and emerging artists and arts groups
Rock and roll with Arts@Pasir Ris at their quarterly music performance series! One of their signature platforms is Rolling Good Times, that gives you a blast from the past with retro feel-good tunes by Singapore artists.
Some artists that have been featured include the Philharmonic Winds, Jack & Rai, Asian Contemporary Ensemble, Tay Kexin, and Shanghai Fusion Band.
Arts By The Sea (Siglap South CC)
Bringing the best of Singapore’s performing arts scene closer to arts lovers in the community
At Arts By The Sea, you can look forward to quarterly multi-cultural performing arts programmes, featuring some of the best professional arts groups that are highly regarded both locally and internationally.
Some artists that have been featured include Apsaras Arts, Singapore Chinese Orchestra, Sri Warisan, MICappella, Paper Monkey Theatre, and CAKE Theatrical Productions.
Our Gallery at Taman Jurong (Taman Jurong CC)
Singapore’s visual arts town, featuring public artworks co-created by professional artists and residents in the community
Every year, artists selected through an open call work with residents to co-create visual artworks that are installed at various void decks and open spaces in Taman Jurong. Embark on a self-guided tour to view the different works by picking up a brochure at Taman Jurong CC!
Some artists that have been featured include Cassandra Koh, Terence Lin, Tay Swee Siong, Kim Whye Kee, Chia Chee Seam, Yu Danya, Guo Yixiu, Fiona Koh, and Asanul Nazryn. These works range from a giant chessboard to a collage of glass-like paintings.
Festive Arts @ Our Tampines Hub (Our Tampines Hub)
The arts destination of the East with a diverse quality arts offering
Expect a wide range of arts and culture experiences as Festive Arts @ Our Tampines Hub features quarterly performances in both indoor and outdoor spaces, as well as an annual signature arts event.
Some artists that have been featured include Paper Monkey Theatre, yIN Harmony, and the Philharmonic Winds.
Artseen (Jurong Regional Library, Tampines Regional Library, Woodlands Regional Library)
Promoting vibrant arts learning within libraries, where artists and the community connect and engage through authentic arts experiences
Youths can look forward to literary art mentorship programmes, visual art workshops series, and the annual PRESSPLAY festival featuring music performances, artist sharing sessions, craft booths and much more.
Some artists that have been featured include M1LDL1FE, Stopgap, Abby Simone, Band of Doodlers, Act 3 International, Gwee Li Sui, Boey Kim Cheng and LULO Paper Studio.
ARTS@SAFRA (SAFRA Punggol, SAFRA Toa Payoh, SAFRA Mount Faber, SAFRA Jurong
An arts and lifestyle platform for NSmen and their families to be engaged through regular, quality arts programmes
Head to SAFRA Jurong, SAFRA Mount Faber, SAFRA Punggol, or SAFRA Toa Payoh for arts activities happening every quarter that the whole family can enjoy! With children’s theatre performances, music performances, and interactive workshops, there is something for everyone.
Some artists that have been featured include Cake Theatrical Productions, MICappella, Ding Yi Music Company, Paper Monkey Theatre, and Objectifs.
Arts@MacPherson (Participate in Design)
Creating delight in everyday neighbourhood experiences through pops of unexpected art co-created by artists and residents of Macpherson.
Whether it's painting, sculpting, or photo-taking, residents will be invoted to take part in the art installations around the neighbourhood in some way so that they can make the pieces their own!
Arts in the City (Mapletree Business City)
Bringing the performing arts to the workplace
Take a break during the work day and treat yourself to lunchtime performances at Mapletree Business City, happening every quarter! Some artists that have been featured include Nadi Singapura, TRDO, Singapore Chinese Dance Theatre, The TENG Ensemble, and MICappella.
Arts in the Cube (AsiaSquare)
Bringing the performing arts to the workplace
Take a break during the work day and treat yourself to lunchtime performances at Mapletree Business City, happening every quarter! Some artists that have been featured include The TENG Ensemble, Frontier Danceland, Flamenco Sin Fronteras, and New Stream Brass Band.
Follow @NACSingapore on Instagram and Facebook for the latest updates on programmes happening at these Nodes!