Search Results for "Traditional Chinese Art"

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  • Singapore Arts Festival Chinese orchestra : performing [2]

    Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph, taken during the Singapore Arts Festival, shows a performance on stage. Musicians dressed in brown traditional Chinese costumes, accompany the main performer who is seen wearing a traditional Chinese samfoo. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Singapore Arts Festival Chinese orchestra : performing [1]

    Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph, taken during the Singapore Arts Festival, shows a Chinese orchestra group, seen wearing brown coloured traditional Chinese clothes, performing on stage. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Chua Ek Kay : half-length portrait

    Personalities · Foo, Eric Chee Meng
    This is a photograph of Chua Ek Kay (b. 1947, China - d. 2008, Singapore), an artist who has been hailed as the bridge between Asian and Western art. He is the first Chinese ink painter to win the United Overseas Bank Painting of the Year Award (1991). He received...
  • Hong San See temple, ceiling : close up [1]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows the details of the timber beam in the middle hall of the Hong San See temple (风山寺). The are intricate carvings, with two dragon sculptures, as well as a black board with traditional Chinese art on it. Hong San See temple is located at no. 31...
  • Chinese opera in Hokkien, 1974 : performing

    Organisations · Arts · Personalities · Heritage and Culture
    This is a 1973 photograph of actors of a Chinese wayang, wearing heavy make-up and costumes, performing on stage at Tanjong Pagar. Street wayangs (wayang is Malay for "theatre") may be performed in Cantonese, Hokkien or Teochew. Such cultural performances help to ensure the survival of Chinese opera as a...