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Arts for Good

Art of Sustainability

14 - 19 March 2016 | Singapore
20 - 24 June 2016 | Shanghai, China
9 - 25 September 2016 | Shanghai, China

Singaporean and Chinese artists’ joint learning session at the Art Glass Centre in Singapore: (from left) Ms Mao Donghua, Mr Zong Xitao, Ms Fu Jun, Ms Zhang Yue and Ms Tan Sock Fong.

The SIF partnered the Shanghai People’s Association for Friendship with Foreign Countries (SPAFFC) to use arts and culture as a means to promote awareness and encourage the public to take action towards sustainable urban living.

Art of Sustainability brought together a diverse group of experts and artists from Singapore and Shanghai: sustainability experts from The Living! Project (Singapore), Fu Jun (Shanghai) from the Shanghai Oil Painting & Sculpture Institute (SPSI) Art Museum, Singaporean and Chinese artists, and various subject matter experts on urban and environmental planning, to collaborate in finding ways to communicate the message of sustainable living to Singaporean and Shanghai communities.  Participants drew ideas from shared insights and experiences from both cities. Read more about the project here.

 
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Arts for Good

The SIF’s Arts for Good initiative seeks to contribute to positive social change through collaborations between Singaporean artists and their international counterparts, as well as galvanise greater community involvement in sustainable change.

 

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9 September 2016
First Sino-Singapore Collaboration to Leverage Arts and Culture for Social Good

The Singapore International Foundation (SIF) & Shanghai People’s Association for Friendship with Foreign Countries (SPAFFC) today launched a new Arts for Good initiative to raise awareness on sustainable urban living.

9 March 2016
The Singapore International Foundation Launches a New Initiative to Leverage the Arts for Good

The Singapore International Foundation (SIF) today announced the launch of a new Arts for Good initiative, centred on harnessing the value of arts and culture in connecting Singaporeans and world communities for positive social change.

2 November 2016
YSE Pitching for Change 2016

Young changemakers at the Singapore International Foundation’s (SIF) Young Social Entrepreneurs (YSE) Pitching for Change 2016 event share how collaborative networks are important for any social enterprise

10 August 2016
SIF Connects!

Through our series of SIF Connects! events overseas, we reconnect with Friends of Singapore through the sharing of Singapore insights on culture, innovation and social development, to promote understanding and collaborations between Singaporeans...

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