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Singapore Contemporary Welcomed 30% Increase in Exhibitors and 40% Increase in Visitors to its 2nd Edition; New Sectors Impress with their Diversity and Range

Monday, 23 January, 2017

Visitors from across Asia flocked to the 2nd edition of Singapore Contemporary, which took place January 19 – 22 at the Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre. From across Asia, 22,650 visitors attended the show, a 40% increase over its 2016 inaugural edition. The show offered visitors a wide-ranging collection of high-quality, collectable works that were presented in uniquely curated sectors by 90 galleries from around the world: Photo17 Singapore, Latin American Voices, Artist Dialogues, China Encounters and Gallery Projects.

New Features and 30% Growth in Exhibitors at the Second Edition of Singapore Contemporary | Singapore, January 19 – 22, 2017

Wednesday, 04 January, 2017

Collectable artworks from across Asia and the world will be on show at the highly anticipated 2nd edition of Singapore Contemporary. Taking place on January 19 – 22 at the Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre, the show will feature artists from over 25 countries presenting a wide-ranging collection of high-quality, collectable artworks presented in uniquely curated sectors: Photo17 Singapore, Latin American Voices, Artist Dialogues, China Encounters and Gallery Projects. The vibrant and diverse range of works on exhibit will include investment-grade art with a strong secondary market and auction following, plus those by career artists, whose works are included in private and public collections, and some of the world’s most promising up-and-coming artists.

Singapore Contemporary 2017 Presenting A World of Art in Uniquely Curated Sectors

Tuesday, 08 November, 2016

The highly anticipated 2nd edition of Singapore Contemporary returns on January 19 – 22 to the Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre, featuring a wide-ranging collection of high-quality, collectable artworks from across Asia and the world presented in curated sectors.

Expanded 2nd Edition Of Singapore Contemporary And Inaugural Photo17 Singapore

Tuesday, 11 October, 2016

Following on the highly successful inaugural edition in January 2016, the expanded 2nd edition of Singapore Contemporary returns on January 19 – 22 at the Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre. A highlight event of Singapore Art Week, the show will present a vibrant and wide-ranging collection of artworks – investment-grade art with a strong secondary market and auction following, plus works by some of the world’s most interesting and promising artists.

The Sovereign Art Charity Ltd. Forms Partnership with Singapore Contemporary to Establish Students Art Prize

Monday, 08 August, 2016

Seeking to showcase the best of young artistic talent in Singapore and to celebrate the importance of art within the education system, the Sovereign Art Charity Ltd. (SAC) has formed a partnership with Singapore Contemporary to establish the Sovereign Art Charity Students Prize, Singapore 2017.

Successful Inaugural Edition of Singapore Contemporary Closes on a High Note – Dates Announced for 2017 Show

Monday, 25 January, 2016

The inaugural edition of Singapore Contemporary closed on a high note on Sunday evening January 24th, with eager art collectors and enthusiasts still filling the 6,000-square-meter hall as the event closed at 6pm. More than 16,000 visitors from Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia and other countries attended the four-day fair at the Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre.

Media Coverage

Review: Singapore Contemporary Art Show 2017

Thursday, 26 January, 2017

Artitute

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Singapore Contemporary welcomed 30% increase in exhibitors and 40% increase in visitors

Wednesday, 25 January, 2017

Singapore Art & Gallery Guide

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Diversity and Dialogue: What Makes a Spectacular Art Show

Friday, 20 January, 2017

Foxes Den

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Scene still sizzles after Art Stage

Friday, 20 January, 2017

The Buisness Times

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CONTEMPORARY CULTURE: SINGAPORE CONTEMPORARY 2017

Thursday, 05 January, 2017

Expat Living Singapore

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Art Stage Singapore and Art Apart to show works in private collections, while Singapore Contemporary highlights art by Latin Americans and photos

Tuesday, 27 December, 2016

The Straits Times

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WE CHAT WITH PATRICIA LEVASSEUR DE LA MOTTE, CURATOR OF PHOTO17 AT SINGAPORE CONTEMPORARY 2017

Tuesday, 27 December, 2016

City Nomads

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An inside look at Photo17, Singapore Contemporary Art Show's first photography platform

Thursday, 08 December, 2016

Buro 24/7

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Why Photography is Finally Having a Boom in Asia

Tuesday, 18 October, 2016

Artsy

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Singapore Contemporary Art Show 2017

Saturday, 01 October, 2016

Blouin Artinfo

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