Study Arts in Singapore
is one of the most developed countries in the world. Singapore
boasts of its financial and infrastructural growth. With booming economy and marvellous infrastructure, Singapore is considered one of the best options to study in the fields of Management, Medical Sciences and Research.
Though, the country offers a vibrant art and culture for tourist but it is only recent that Singapore
has focused on the development of vibrant Art scene with good infrastructure, a budding market and a twofold increase in the number of art exhibitions and art organizations in Singapore.
In its aim to build up a strong foundation in the field of Arts Singapore
has come up with platforms such as Art StageSingapore
, Affordable Art Fair and the Singapore Biennale and facilities such as the Singapore Freeport (a storage facility of fine arts and goods).
After establishing a milestone in the economic sector, Singapore
is now all set to make its mark in the creative arena too. The country is re-positioning itself as a contemporary art museum and is developing the National Art Gallery (which will be launched in 2015).
In fact, Singapore’s Arts education system is also undergoing progressive improvements. The recent establishment of the School of The Arts, Singapore’s first national pre-tertiary specialized arts programme and the continued development of Arts Institutions such as LASALLE college of Arts and Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts.
As part of the State’s continued efforts, Singapore has establishes Barracks, a contemporary art destination in Asia and within it, the Centre for Contemporary Art Singapore which houses an exhibition centre, an International Artist Residency Programme and a Centre for Contemporary Art Research.
How to apply to a college offering Arts in Singapore
Students applying for courses in Arts at Diploma, Undergraduate or Graduate level need to fill the online application along with the supportive documents mentioned below:
Evidence of English Proficiency either via IELTS or TOEFL or a credit in the English Language at GCE ‘O’ level or equivalent standard.
Curriculum vitae of the candidate if applicable
Academic Testimonial/Professional Reference Letter
Portfolio or Audition (CD/DVD format)