4 - 5 August 2022

Nanyang academy of fine arts


Now in its third edition, the event will highlight Singapore, and NAFA in particular as a positive force in the field of creative arts research and education in the region in the region of Southeast Asia. The goal of the Forum is to forge new connections and nurture existing ones through facilitating critical discourses on the practice, politics, as well as education of creative arts by emerging as well as established interdisciplinary practitioners in the industry.

14:00 - 14:10 Opening Address
14:10 – 14:35 Presentation

Visual art as a powerful tool for environmental intervention

Why Eco-Đi?Uudam Tran Nguyen

14:40 - 15:05 Performance

Creative possibilities in balancing tradition and contemporary

Kathabi : a contemporary dance performanceSabril Amin & Pia Angela Custodio

15:10 - 15:35 Presentation

Cultural heritage preservation: continuity and practice

KathabiGeorgette Yu & Dr. Filomar Tariao

15:35 – onwards Video on Demand

Themes and highlights: Highlighting unique perspectives and finding creative solutions through the arts

Ethnic diversity in sound, Thailand

Sirasar Boonma (Hear & Found)

14:00 - 14:05 Day 2 Opening Remarks
14:05 - 14:30 Presentation

Tracking down humanistic and holistic approaches in the arts

Big TripWendy Teo (Borneo Laboratory)

14:35 - 15:05 Presentation

Engaging the community and collaboration: from optional to necessity

Art Space with a PurposeSukontip Nakasem (Warin Lab Contemporary)

15:10 - 16:30 Dialogue session

Role of the arts, culture, and its contemporary practices and education as a catalyst for social transformation

16:30 - 16:35 Closing remarks

16:35 – onwards Video on Demand

Themes and highlights: Cultural heritage preservation: Thinking about roots

Finding Bundusan Jesse Joy