AN INDEX OF KINDNESS
26 Sep - 23 Oct I Post-Museum, 107+109 Rowell Rd I open: Tue-Fri, 6pm - 10pm; Sat-Sun, 12noon - 10pm I free admission
An Index of Kindness launches Singapore's newest art space and p-10's new home, Post-Museum. During their residency in Singapore, Australian artists Ruark Lewis and Jonathan Jones have transcribed the events and objects they observe here to develop a series of site-specific installations and performances in an exhibition that considers the importance of language.
THE BLACK AND WHITE SHOW
17 Oct - 17 Nov I ReDot Gallery, 11 Everton Road, t: 62221039 I open: Tue 9am-2pm, Thu noon-4pm, 1st & 3rd Sat of every month 10.30am-2.30pm
Opening Reception: 7.30pm, 17 Oct
ReDot Gallery presents monochrome masterpieces from some of the best artists from Papunya Tula, the founding centre of the modern indigenous art movement in Australia. www.redotgallery.com
AETHER by LUCY GUERIN INC
18 Oct I 8pm I The Esplanade Theatre Studio I tickets $35
Aether is inspired by the increasingly invasive onslaught of communication received through email, phone, newspaper, television, billboards, radio, internet and a myriad of other forms of disseminating information. Choreographer Lucy Guerin has generated an intricate, chaotic and, at times, humorous dance which exists in a texture of signals, messages and data. Guerin has received awards in France, New York and Australia and is well-known for her layered and unconventional works. There will be a post-performance talk by Guerin. Part of the Esplanade Da:ns Festival.
AUSTCHAM NETWORKING NITE
19 Oct I 6-8pm I The Rupee Room, Clarke Quay I entry $38.00 Austcham members; $50.00 non-members
The Australian Chamber of Commerce (Austcham) invites you and your guests to start off the weekend at this month's Networking Nite - a perfect opportunity to network with members on a relaxing Friday evening. Entry fee includes snacks and free flow wine, beer and soft drinks. Bookings essential: http://www.austcham.org.sg/ .
CELEBRATE AUSTRALIAN FOOD, WINE AND RUGBY
8-18 Oct 2007 I Amara Singapore and Amara Sanctuary Resort Sentosa
Australian chef Michael Bannerman of Crown Casino Melbourne will tantalise you with his unique style of cooking, complimented by wines from Margaret River, Barossa Valley and Hunter Valley. Don't miss the exhibition of Australian Aboriginal art presented by ReDot Gallery in the lobby at Amara Singapore. Amara Singapore (Element restaurant: buffet lunch and dinner; Hue RestoBar: ala-carte dinner) and Amara Sanctuary Resort Sentosa (Shutters: lunch and dinner). For reservations, please call Hue 6879 2609, Element 6879 2607, Shutters 6825 3866.
WEST SPACE EAST
18-25 Oct open: Tue-Sat, 11am - 6pm Plastique Kinetic Worms, 61 Kerbau Road I Opening Reception: 7pm, 18 October
West Space East brings together three of Melbourne's most innovative contemporary artists - Damiano Bertoli, Sue Dodd and Bianca Hester - to create a small, yet significant introduction to the diversity of current practice in Australia, and to the artists' commitment to experimentation and innovation across mediums. Their works provide an insight into their individual practices and serve as the starting point for a dialogue about art making in Australia and, subsequently, in Singapore.
NOTE: These are the events organised by other parties, University of Melbourne Alumni Association (SG) does not take any responsibilities in regards to the above events.