8 Jul, Sat
Time: 11am - 5pm (Free Admission)
Venue: Goodman Arts Centre
Tanjong Goodman is back with its brightest and boldest edition yet! Get up close with Goodman's resident artists in over 50 programmes and explore a vibrant array of art forms that include storytelling, craft making, dance and more. Also happening is everyone’s favourite Tanjong Goodman Weekend Market and the launch of The Artground – A curious place to be, Singapore’s newest children’s arts centre!
Constructed out of former shipping containers, the Greenfield Modular Studios (better known as Block O) will see some of Goodman’s resident artists open their studios for an artmaking extravaganza filled with back-to-back workshops and performances galore. Visitors will get to explore the use of a variety of mediums ranging from alginate, batik, charcoal to chalk!
From a little dose of Shakespeare to discovering the world of puppetry and Chinese opera, the stage is all set for a fun-filled lineup of performances for visitors of all ages! The exciting lineup includes Storytelling Centre Ltd., Traditional Arts Centre (Singapore), Paper Monkey Theatre and the cast from Little Shakespeare.
Get down and arty with the wide array of craft-based workshops that introduces you to fun and interesting ways to create your very own work of art. Highlights include personalised watercolour workshops, a chance to cast your own hand in alginate, and even a still-life drawing workshop led by the artist themselves!
- OPEN STUDIOS
Step into the wonderful world of some of Singapore’s most intriguing visual artists as they open up their working spaces for you to explore! Questions are more than welcomed. Featuring Iskander Walen, Studio-D, Leonard Wee, FREE SPACE, Sean Yeo and WOWWOWWOW.
- COMMUNITY ACTIVATION / OPEN-SPACE ACTIVITIES
Paint, sketch, and colour away with friends, all while doing your part in creating a community batik masterpiece, a chalk meets charcoal installation, or even your very own Traditional Chinese Opera mask!
Get ready to dance the day away as you step into the studios of some of Singapore’s most reputed Dance companies! Come learn about the art of movement through participatory workshops and performances put together by T.H.E Dance Company, Apsaras Arts, Sriwana, Dance Nucleus, and Frontier Danceland. Those with two left feet are more than welcome!
Theatre lovers can also head on up to check our a series of workshops by the Young People's Performing Arts Ensemble.
Come join us as we celebrate the opening of The Artground - A curious place to be, Singapore’s newest children’s play centre that will play host to a wide array of interactive exhibitions, performances, and unique artistic experiences for young audiences!
TANJONG GOODMAN X THE MIDDLEMEN WEEKEND MARKET
10am - 7pm | Open Field
Everyone’s favourite Tanjong Goodman Weekend Market makes its return, with over 30 different stalls providing the best selection of artisanal food and crafts for all to enjoy.
CAFE MELBA @ GOODMAN ARTS CENTRE
Join the team at Cafe Melba @ Goodman Arts Centre for a fun family friendly day out!
Starting at 8am, enjoy their delectable a la carte menu, followed by plenty of activities from 11am - 5pm for the little ones (bouncy castle, face painting, colouring corner and balloon twisting). Fill your bellies up with yummy sausage sizzles, perfectly paired with some ice-cold San Miguel’s, and you're really keen, just bring your own picnic mats for a day out in the sun with everyone!
OPEN STUDIO GUIDED TOUR
1pm - 4pm (departs at hourly intervals) |Registration opens 30mins beforehand on a first-come-first-served basis
Get up close and personal with artists inside their working studios, and find out about their works from the artists themselves! We'll be heading in to visit Melissa Tan, Justin Lee, Robert Zhao, Leo Liu, Iskander Walen, RAW Moves, Studio-D!