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  • Musician at Singapore Arts Festival : single

    Events · Personalities · Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows a musician playing a saxophone for the "Invitation to Dream – A Fire Garden Installation" programme, during Singapore Arts Festival 2010. For three nights, Empress Place and Esplanade Park were decorated with towering sculptures of metal, fire pots and blazing garlands. Title devised by Library staff.
  • National Museum, before Night Festival 2010 : night view

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows the National Museum, just before the start of the Night Festival, New World 2010 act. Six giant satellite dishes spring from the urban ground right in front the National Museum of Singapore. At the core of the satellite dishes, stroboscopic light flashes quietly, signalling activity. The...
  • Singapura Fiction : general view

    Arts · Events · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This is a photograph of an exhibition titled "Singapura Fiction", showcasing old photographs, videos and information about Singapore, displayed on a wall in the National Museum of Singapore during the Singapore Biennale 2011. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Self Portrait, Our Landscape 2011 : general view [3]

    Arts · Events · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This is a photograph of a wall lined with drawings of self-portraits created by over 3,000 students from more than 40 primary and secondary schools. These students have created their self-portraits without drawing their faces. Instead, they have carefully thought about the important things in their lives that define them,...
  • Public Garden 2011, Martha Rosler : general view [1]

    Arts · Events · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This is a photograph of five white bird cages displayed on a bench opposite the West Block of Old Kallang Airport. This art installation is part of several pieces making up Martha Rosler's Public Garden and is developed in "dialogue with local community groups and reflecting specific histories and narratives...
  • Marymount MRT Station : interior

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows an Art in Transit featured wall, at Marymount Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) Station. The wall features the artwork titled “Superstring” by Joshua Yang. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Chuan, calligraphic sculpture : general view

    Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows "Chuan", a calligraphic sculpture by the late Brother Joseph McNally, who was inspired by the brush strokes of Hong Zhu An. The sculpture was donated to the Singapore Symphony Orchestra by Siemens and unveiled by His Excellency S.R. Nathan, on 15 January 2008. Title devised by...
  • All Lines Flow Out 2011, Charles Lim : general view [1]

    Arts · Events · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This is a photograph of a woman on a bench and a digital screen, with a video capture of a bridge and a waterway taken during the night, on a wall in the background. For this art installation, Charles Lim "contemplates the drain system in Singapore. As obscure passages with...
  • Le Cannibale 2011, Mike Nelson : general view

    Arts · Events · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This is a photograph of damaged, white wooden and medium-density fibreboard (MDF) plinths in various dimensions that have been recycled from walls that were destroyed by Mike Nelson for a previous work titled, To the Memory of HP Lovecraft. The" field of ruined and scarred plinths allow the visitor to...
  • Jalan Lima, sculpture : general view

    Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows a sculpture of fishes, located at a Housing and Development Board (HDB) estate in Jalan Lima. The fishes are in white, red and grey. It is installed on a patch of grass, with shrubs and trees around. Title devised by Library staff.
  • I Light Marina Bay, Fire Flies : general view

    Arts · Events · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows a lighting installation titled "Fire Flies" by Francesco Mariotti (Switzerland). This installation is created from colourful PET-bottles and blinking diodes but still retain the magical and whimsical qualities of fireflies. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Living World, sculpture : general view

    Arts · Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows a sculpture titled "Living World" by Ju Ming, a Taiwanese sculptor, who attained fame in Taiwan in the 1970s and in New York in 1983. The sculpture shows four human figures, made of materials that include bronze, Styrofoam, ceramics and stainless steel. Behind the sculpture, part...
  • Imminent Departure 2011, Lisi Raskin : general view [2]

    Arts · Events · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This is a photograph of a corridor lined with colourful wooden boards of irregular size and shape, interspersed with metal structures. The artist, Lisi Raskin, creates "stage-like installations that play on fear and anxieties engendered by the threat of war. Low tech and DIY, her playful yet haunting environments are...
  • Self Portrait, Our Landscape 2011 : general view [1]

    Arts · Events · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This is a photograph of a corridor lined with drawings of self-portraits created by over 3,000 students from more than 40 primary and secondary schools. These students have created their self-portraits without drawing their faces. Instead, they have carefully thought about the important things in their lives that define them,...
  • Singapore Biennale 2011 Open House, billboard : general view

    Arts · Economy · Events · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This is a photograph of the Singapore Biennale 2011 Open House billboard at Old Kallang Airport with a picture of three smiling triplet girls, printed on a white background. This image was extracted from the video titled Factum, by Candice Breitz, which was also part of the Biennale 2011 art...
  • Embroideries by Kyungah Ham : general view

    Arts · Events · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This is a photograph of a room with various embroideries hanging on the walls. These embroideries are designed by Kyungah Ham and "commissioned from North Korean factories through various intermediaries. The commissioned images usually contain knowledge that is subject to censorship in North Korea and is an attempt to communicate...
  • Teban Gardens Road lift lobby, wall mural : general view

    Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows a mosaic wall mural, at a lift lobby of a Housing and Development Board (HDB) block, at Teban Gardens. The mural, made out of tiles, shows three birds and a tree. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Stirling Road, wall mural : close-up

    Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows a graffiti-style wall mural, located on the wall of HDB (Housing and Development Board) apartment block 49, Stirling Road. The artwork depicts a woman with colourful hair, as well as a man with the Christian and Islam symbols above him. Title devised by Library staff.
  • I Light Marina Bay, "My Public Garden" : general view [3]

    Arts · Events · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows a lighting sculpture titled "My Public Garden" by TILT (France). "My Public Garden" is a luxurious glowing garden, a playful and festive park full of fanciful plants and enchanted flowers. A total of 29 giant plant-like light sculptures of 6 different varieties will make up the...
  • Singapore Biennale 2011 Open House, poster : general view

    Arts · Events · Economy · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This is a photograph of the Singapore Biennale 2011 Open House poster on a wall inside the Old Kallang Airport building with the list of artists found in the venue as well as the Singapore Biennale 2011 logo, designed by Goto Design. This event was held from 13 March to...
  • Corpus 2011, Charles Labelle : general view

    Arts · Events · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This is a photograph of a long glass display showcasing Charles LaBelle's building sketches, which are also displayed on the wall in the background. Labelle has kept a record of the over 12,000 buildings he has physically entered since September 1997. Where possible, a photograph is made before entering the...
  • Lorong Lew Lian, wall mural : general view

    Arts · Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows a wall mural, located at the void deck of a Housing and Development Board (HDB) apartment block at Lorong Lew Lian. The mural is a joint project between Nanyang Junior College (NYJC) and Braddell Heights Citizens' Consultative Committee (CCC). Title devised by Library staff.
  • Entrance to "Office Architect" : general view

    Arts · Events · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This is a photograph of the entrance to the art exhibition entitled "Office Architect" by Michael Lee. There are several sculptural pieces, made from multi-layered plywood, displayed on tables in the room. This work "consists of the studio, office and home of a fictitious architect call KS Wong who is...
  • Stirling Road, wall mural : general view

    Arts · Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows a graffiti-style wall mural, located on the wall of Housing and Development Board (HDB) apartment block 45, Stirling Road. The mural depicts a water polo scene. Clothing can be seen hanging from poles, from the side of the apartment block. Title devised by Library staff.