This talk will spotlight the explosion of interest in the region from around the world, and the key role that non-profits and private institutions will play in building the rapidly evolving art eco-system within SEA.
ART SG IS THE MOST HOTLY ANTICIPATED ART FAIR LAUNCH OF 2022. PRESENTED BY FOUNDING AND LEAD PARTNER UBS, ART SG WILL WELCOME 100 LEADING INTERNATIONAL GALLERIES FROM SOUTHEAST ASIA, ASIA PACIFIC AND AROUND THE WORLD.
THE INAUGURAL EDITION OF ART SG WILL TAKE PLACE FROM 20 – 23 JANUARY 2022 (VIP PREVIEW 19 JANUARY) AT THE MARINA BAY SANDS EXPO AND CONVENTION CENTRE IN SINGAPORE, AND WILL PROVIDE GALLERIES WITH AN OPPORTUNITY TO TAP INTO THE SIGNIFICANT BUYING POWER OF THE REGION AT THE NEXUS OF SOUTHEAST ASIA.
One of Thailand’s most progressive collectors, Eric Booth is committed to advancing conversations about contemporary Thai art, culture and society, through his personal art collection as well as the two art spaces he founded. He speaks with ART SG about what drives him, some of the initiatives he has undertaken to support the Thai art scene, as well as his plans for the future.
Art collectors Lourdes and Michelangelo Samson are fascinated by the myriad issues and approaches to art-making in Southeast Asian contemporary art. ART SG Advisory Group member Lourdes Samson offers a glimpse of the diverse works in their collection as well as her take on the defining characteristics of art practice around the region.