Wood Sculpture Symposium

Start Date: Wednesday, 27 November 2013
End Date: Sunday, 1 December 2013
Time: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Venue: Fort Canning Park, vicinity of Fort Gate

Wood Sculpture symposium poster.

Sculpture Society (Singapore) with the support of the National Parks Board, National Arts Council and Tote Board Arts Fund, is organizing WOOD SCULPTURE SYMPOSIUM at the historical Fort Canning Park, from 27 November to 1 December 2013

During the 5-day symposium, sculptors from the Sculpture Society (Singapore) will be interpreting the theme “Second Nature”, as they create their wood sculptures.

All completed artworks by the artists will be exhibited at Fort Canning Park from 1st December 2013 to 1st March 2014.

Events in-conjunction with the Symposium will be Master Class with Ms Han Sai Por, Children Sculpture Competition and Artists’ Talk and Sharing session.

For 5 days during the Symposium, Cultural Medallion recipient Ms Han Sai Por will lead a group of art enthusiastic and art student to create a collaborative work.

The inaugural Children Sculpture Competition will take place on the 30 November, Saturday.  Children will create a 3D art sculpture with natural materials like twigs, leaves, stones and wood offcuts.

Symposium artists will share views on their aesthetical expression and display slides of their artistic labour. Public will understand more on the wood carving media, its toil and labour behind the artistic creation.


27 November (Wednesday)


Wood Sculpture Symposium Launching Ceremony

Sculptors at Work

28 November (Thursday)

10am-6pm Sculptors at Work

29 November (Friday)

10am-6pm Sculptors at Work

30 November (Saturday)

10am -12pm Children Sculpture Competition
1.30pm Prize Giving Ceremony for Children  Sculpture Competition
9am-6pm Sculptors at Work

1 December (Sunday)

9am-12pm Sculptors at Work
3pm-4pm Artists’ Talk and Sharing Session

Closing Ceremony (Wood Sculpture Symposium)

Opening Ceremony (Second Nature Exhibition)

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