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in conversation


  • SAM Curve

  • Free with registration

In Conversation brings museum professionals and artists together to share their insights on topics surrounding various aspects of museum work. Framed in a question-and-answer format, this series offers audiences an opportunity to discover more about what a museum does and meet some of the people who help to bring exhibitions to life.

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Aug 3 | The Artwork Commissioning Process  

Fri, 03 August 2018 | 7PM – 8PM


Ever wondered how an artwork came to be or what it took to get there?

Artwork commissioning is an important part of exhibition-making at the Singapore Art Museum, allowing for the presentation of new, never been seen before artworks at exhibitions. Join us in the second session of the series, The Artwork Commissioning Process, where you can gain insight into the intricacies of the art commissioning process through the perspectives of the various individuals involved.

Aug 11 | The Making of An Exhibition

Sat, 11 August 2018 | 2PM – 3PM 


What is an exhibition? How is an exhibition made? Why do we make exhibitions?

Many departments come together and work hand in hand toward the realisation of an exhibition. Learn more about the people involved, and the steps towards creating an exhibition! In the final session of the series, The Making of An Exhibition, looks into this key task of a museum from the inside.