Discover the Hidden Artist Enclave of Goodman Arts Centre and Revel in Music Performances under the Stars
Take a trip into the undiscovered face of local music and the arts in Goodman: B-Sides, an all-new arts event inspired by the experimental spirit of the classic vinyl B-sides. Set in the secret artist enclave of Block B, Goodman Arts Centre, the event features a treasure trove of 20 acts who will present their little-known and unreleased works across music, film, theatre and visual art during the day.
After dark, join fellow revellers to enjoy intimate music performances, secret artist sessions, and a curated vinyl and food market. With its unique vibe of artistic discovery, Goodman: B-Sides promises to be an evening filled with music, art, food and fun.
Admission is Free. More details at bitly.com/goodmanbsides
AMPHITHEATRE LIVE!Once the platform for emerging musicians from the former LASALLE and SOTA campus, the amphitheatre puts the spotlight again on local acts to watch out for! Featuring performances by Apex Project, former SOTA alumni Bennet Bay, the debut collaboration of Ginny x Ferry, before ending the night with a LASALLE legend, Kiat ft. Kane MC.(Syndicate.SG).
(Photo credit on left: Mark Teo)OFF THE RECORDGet up close and personal with some of Goodman foremost resident artist, in this collection of intimate and stripped-down performances that set to take place in the most unexpected of places.
Audiophiles will get to rejoice in the presence of darkness, in this sensorial piece by experimental maestros The Observatory, while local theatre aficionados can partake in the development of unreleased works through dramatised readings by Checkpoint Theatre.
For the curiously hungry, join visual Urich Lau in a dine and dialogue session, as he takes you through his two-decade long career that has taken him across the globe from Taiwan to Uzbekisatan. WORKSHOPSA wonderful spectrum of workshops awaits your inner artist. Marvel at your creations together with the wacky comic lovers at the Association of Comic Artists (Singapore), or enjoy a day with clay at the Goodman Ceramic Studios. Theatre lovers can dive into the works of Jacques Lecoq by the Singapore Drama Educator Association, while those with two left feet are more than welcome to head for a hip-hop workshop at RAW Moves. Be sure to wait till the sun sets to try your hands at ART Orchestra, a neon paint art jamming session by Mural Lingo.
For workshops at Goodman Ceramic Studios, please book your workshops at the links below. 1.) Wheel Throwing Session, 4pm to 7pm (BOOK HERE)
2.) Alfresco Pottery Painting, 4pm to 7pm (BOOK HERE)
3.) Wheel Throwing for Couples, 7pm - 9pm (BOOK HERE) PERFORMANCESFor the less hands-on arts lovers, sit back and relax to the screening of the films from the Singapore Heritage Short Film Competition, stretch those vocals with Opera 101 by Singapore Lyric Opera, groove to the modern hits by Chinese Chamber ensemble with Ding Yi Music Company, or have a chat with watercolour artist Marvin Chew as he attempts a live drawing of the Goodman campus.
Families will be thoroughly entertained by the fable of Wu Song in a puppetry performance by Paper Monkey Theatre, as well as Stone Soup Storytelling, a garden-inspired storytelling session by the Storytelling Centre Ltd. OPEN STUDIOS + GUIDED TOURSOur Open Studio Tours (OST) make their anticipated return as we head into the working spaces of visual artists Melissa Tan, Leo Liu, and Swati Palekar. Not up for a tour? Then pop on into the studios of Goodman custodians of traditional arts, Dicapella Dizi Ensemble, Paper Monkey Theatre, and Traditional Arts Centre (Singapore), for an artist-led showcase into their age-old craft.
FILM SCREENING Hop on a nostalgic ride into Singapore's history through the selected winners from the Singapore Heritage Short Film Competition 2017!