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Past Workshops and Activities ISEAA In-Curricula Academic Collaboration - Asian Dance & Movement: Balinese Legong
The Institute of Southeast Asian Arts started the year of 2022 in a collaboration with NAFA’s Dance Programme for the Dance ...  Read more
Past Workshops and Activities Leitmotif in Southeast Asian Film Workshop
This one-day workshop saw 120 Year 1 and Year 2 students from the Bachelor of Arts(Hons) in Design Practice in attendance. This cr...  Read more
Past Workshops and Activities Southeast Asian Arts Forum 2022 - IMPERISHABLE: Sustainability.Arts.Together
Now in its third edition, the Southeast Asian Arts Forum 2022 continues to highlight Singapore, and NAFA in particular as a positi...  Read more
Past Workshops and Activities Reimagining Waterloo: Southeast Asian Art Virtual Residency with Anagard
Following long periods of border closing and limited travel opportunities brought about by the pandemic, the Institute of Southeas...  Read more
Past Workshops and Activities Workshop on Odissi and Chhau with Raka Maitra and Chowk Productions
ISEAA invited the renowned Indian classical and contemporary dancer Raka Maitra, along with her dance assistant Caroline Chin of&n...  Read more
Past Workshops and Activities Workshop on Kathakali and Kalaripayattu with Bhaskar's Arts Academy
ISEAA invited Mr Kalamandalam Biju and Mr Neewin Hershall of Bhaskar’s Arts Academy to be facilitators of a workshop on two ...  Read more
Virtual Exhibitions How to Desire Differently
How to Desire Differently is a group exhibition that imagines complex representations of bodies of difference. In looking at ...  Read more
Virtual Exhibitions The Dream of Ayutthaya: NAFA's academy-wide project
In 2019, the academy-wide project left Angkor Wat in Cambodia behind to embark on Ayutthaya as the next Southeast Asian crucible f...  Read more
Virtual Exhibitions Exploring Southeast Asia
As part of an ongoing series on featuring the arts of Southeast Asia and the Asian region for the academy, Exploring Southeast Asi...  Read more
Virtual Exhibitions The Field Beyond: Works by Contemporary Malaysian Artists
Featuring the works of three prominent practicing artists in Malaysia, Choy Chun Wei, Ivan Lam, Yau Bee Ling and an emerging talen...  Read more
News and Updates XEMX: 5 Friends 10 Years Art Infinite
XEM is a group of visual artists based in Saigon initiated by 5 Vietnamese multidisciplinary artists, Nguyen Thanh Truc, UuDam Tra...  Read more
News and Updates Reverie: Tay Bak Koi
Singaporean artist Tay Bak Koi (1939-2003) studied at NAFA from 1957 to 1960 under the tutelage of pioneer artists including Georg...  Read more
News and Updates In God We Trust | Yelling Faces: If Everything Has a Voice
Vietnamese contemporary artist UuDam Tran Nguyen is known for pushing the limits of his exploration in various mediums, discussing...  Read more
News and Updates Southeast Asian Arts Forum 2023 Sustainability 2.0: Coding the World That Will Remake Itself
The annual Southeast Asian Forum 2023 revisits the previous year’s concept of sustainability. In this edition, the forum wil...  Read more
News and Updates Recent Acquisitions: Works from the NAFA Collection
Showcasing 30 recent additions to NAFA’s Permanent Collection in the past year, this selection reveals the diversity and art...  Read more
News and Updates White Space: Lines at the Door
White Space is a project that encourages collaboration, experimentation and discussion of new ideas. Three leading Southeast Asian...  Read more
News and Updates Yong Mun Sen in Nanyang
One of the most iconic Malaysian artists of the 20th century Yong Mun Sen was an important figure in Southeast Asia, as an artist,...  Read more
News and Updates Flagship Genius featuring Ayutthaya IV
The double-bill exhibition Flagship Genius featuring Ayutthaya IV, in conjunction with NAFA Open House 2023, showcases works by ta...  Read more
Publications Ayutthaya II
Ayutthaya II is published in conjunction with the hybrid academy exhibition titled Flagship Genius Featuring Ayutthaya II. The exh...  Read more
News and Updates Immersive Wetlands: Tan Chin Boon
Singaporean artist and seal carver Tan Chin Boon studied Western Painting at NAFA and graduated in 1972, during which he learnt se...  Read more