Internationally renowned and critically acclaimed contemporary Ink artist, Qin Feng, expounds on the cultural relevance, philosophies behind and major achievements of his art. Steeped in cultural polars and a medley of styles and mediums, watch the artist delve into the intricacies of his complex work, and what they stand for in the times to come.
LUCA PERIOTTO: A PORTRAIT OF LIU RUOWANG - BLACK WOLVES. 2015 Liu Ruo Wang Liu Ruo Wang's exclusive interview with Luca Periotto about his series display in Italy.
Featuring Ode to Art
This short clip is taken from the Russian Program, http://zhannepozheni.friday.ru/videos/vipuski/singapore , which featured a newlywed and their adventures in Singapore. The bride is a painter and her other half had always wanted her to paint something for him. Finally, she gets it done in Ode to Art Gallery with the help of the various artworks around her as inspiration.
Jeffery Say Art Talk - What is Art and what is Art for?
Philosophers, theorists, art historians and even artists themselves have attempted to define art but its definition continues to elude us. With the evolving nature of art and the increasing complexity of art forms and practices in contemporary culture, it has become even more challenging to say what art is with any definitiveness. This talk will also discuss the purposes and function of art and whether these have changed over the ages
The Impressionists and the Birth of the Modern Art by Jeffrey Say
In their disregard of academic convention, their incorporation of new ideas and technology, their revolutionary approach to visualising the world, the Impressionists embodied what Charles Baudelaire calls "The Painter of Modern Life". This talk will discuss ways in which the avant-garde Impressionist artists sought to visualise the idea of modern in art, including innovative methods of painting, new found artistic sensibilities, and the depiction of the contemporary. See how Monet, Renoir, Degas and other Impressionist artists helped to revolutionise the art of painting.
10 Defining Moments in Singapore Art in the Last 50 Years - Art Lecture Full Video
By Jeffrey Say
SINGAPORE SERIES: Contemporary Art - Art Lecture Full Video
By Jeffrey Say
SINGAPORE SERIES: Contemporary Ink - Art Lecture Full Video
SINGAPORE SERIES: Painting - Art Lecture Full Video Various Artists
ORIGIN SERIES: The Political Image - Art Lecture Full Video
ORIGIN SERIES: The Nude - Art Lecture Full Video
In the third part of the 'Origins' series of Lecture by Ode to Art, Art Historian and academician Jeffrey Say embarks on a fascinating journey through one of Art histories most controversial and game changing genre of art- The Nude. Covering revolutionary canonical works and moving forward into the modern realm of contemporary nudes, Jeffrey charts out a visual transition and critical assessment, supplemented by engaging images, anecdotes and informative facts to create an engrossing and informative discussion of the artform.
ORIGIN SERIES: The Image of Christ - Art Lecture Full Video
Tuesday Report - Ninety Years Young - Lim Tze Peng Lim Tze Peng By Channel 8.
98-year-old artist Lim Tze Peng works diligently on his paintings and calligraphy every day from afternoon to dusk. He seems to transcend the natural limits of old age as his paintings become progressively larger and his colours ever bolder as if he is racing against the clock to play with his creativity to the very end. Mr Lim gives his all in this brave race – as long as the embers of life glow on, he will keep reaching for the horizon of artistic resplendence.
Ode to Art presents: Studio Sessions with Hong Zhu An Hong Zhu An With training in both Western and Eastern art, Hong Zhu An's work remains inherently Asian with his focus on calligraphy, the line and large-scale paintings. Granted the illustrious UOB Painting of the Year 'Grand Award' in 1994, his work is included in corporate and public collections such as The Spencer Museum, Princeton University Museum and the National Gallery in Tel Aviv, Israel.
Ode to Art presents: Stefan Buana - Face to Peace Stefan Buana Ode to Art is pleased to present a solo exhibition for a rising star in the Indonesian arts scene - Stefan Buana, titled Face to Peace.
An intrepid explorer when it comes to the use of materials to create texture, the unique artworks of Stefan Buana consist of string, torched metal and even rice grains. Depicting the smiling faces of communities as well as portraits of familiar icons from Jokowi to Obama, this experimental artist makes both social and political statements in his abstract works . He has held numerous solo and group exhibitions in Yogyakarta, Bali and Jakarta and was the recipient of the Phillip Morris Art Award in 2003.
Ode to Art presents: Ronnie Ford - Landscapes and Life Ronnie Ford Ode to Art is delighted to present our artist-in-residence, Ronnie Ford.
The pioneer of "Texturescapes" - a scintillating coalescence of three-dimensional sculpture and painting, Scottish artist Ronnie Ford presents landscapes in a completely new light. His highly textured work paired with vibrant and contrasting colour is evocative and generates a frisson of excitement in the viewer, reinventing the idyllic lavender fields of Provence and other scenes from his travels in an imaginative and whimsical manner. Ronnie Ford captures the spirit and essence of a place, with work reminiscent of the Post-Impressionist masters; infused with a contemporary twist.
박승모(park seungmo) Park Seung Mo A Behind the Scenes take on Korean artist Park Seung Mo's transfixing wire sculptures that have captured minds and hearts around the world with the ideation and philosophy that guide them.
Rolls Royce x Ode To Art - The Art of Power Highlights
Rolls Royce x Ode To Art
The Art of Power- Sit-down Dinner
In Collaboration with The Rolls Royce Art Programme
23rd January 2019
Life is Transient, Art is Eternal - Celebrating 98 years of Art with Lim Tze Peng
Singapore's oldest living pioneer artist, Lim Tze Peng, celebrates 98 years of an art filled life with "Portraits of the Heart", a solo exhibition held with Ode to Art.
Lim Tze Peng's transcendent artworks merge words with colours, East with West, traditional with contemporary. His works are described as unique to Singaporeans and the reality we live in, creating new forms that represent our culture.
He is Singapore's National Treasure, 新加坡的宝贝.
A Life Filled with Art - Lim Tze Peng by The Straits Times Lim Tze Peng Lim Tze Peng, 97, is Singapore's oldest living pioneer artist. The Cultural Medallion winner's latest solo exhibition, Portrait Of The Heart, runs from July 26 to Aug 12 at Ode To Art gallery in Raffles City Shopping Centre.
Lim Tze Peng's Portrait of the Heart solo exhibition | CNA Lifestyle Experiences Lim Tze Peng An exclusive grand opening for 98-year-old Cultural Medallion awardee Lim Tze Peng's solo exhibition at Ode To Art Gallery is the latest in a series of exclusive CNA Lifestyle events.
Ang Ah Tee, 2009 Cultural Medallion Recipient Ang Ah Tee The official NAC Art Awards video commemoration of 2009 Cultural Medallion recipient Ang Ah Tee and his indelible contributions to Singapore's artistic landscape
"Physical, Emotional, Intellectual, Spiritual" A Solo Exhibition of Rainer Lagemann at Ode to Art Rainer Lagemann Ode to Art Contemporary presents: "Physical, Emotional, Intellectual, Spiritual" A Solo Exhibition of Rainer Lagemann on 18 May 2013.
Watch the interesting interview of Rainer who uses hollow metal squares to sculpt the human form, creating works that elicit both strength and delicacy of the human body
Director Jazz Chong also describes the artist's work in detail and how Rainer's sculptures inspires her.
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"A Scene from A Memory: A Group Exhibition" featuring 16 Korean Artists at Ode to Art Contemporary Various Artists A Scene From A Memory -- "A Scene from a Memory" is set to be an unforgettable stamp of the Korean contemporary art scene in Singapore. With a roster of 16 internationally exhibited artists who have redefined the concept of scenery in their individual styles, the exhibition will showcase a unique, unexpected, and pleasantly surprising array of artworks that will transform how the audience perceive nature and their surroundings.
From Jung Kwang Sik's aerial view of landscape carved on black granite to Lee Lee Nam's moving paintings on LED screens, and from Park Seung Mo's clever layering of individually cut steel mesh to Bahk Seon Ghi's floating charcoal pieces, the exhibition seeks to explore the boundless representations of sceneries and the objects that constitute them. In the end, it is when the viewer interacts with the scenery that the real representation begins.
Date: 9 -- 15 May 2013
Artists: Bahk Seon Ghi, Cheong Kwang Ho, Choi Young Wook, Jung Kwang Sik, Kim Jong Hak, Kim Joon, Kong Sung Hoon, Lee Jae Hyo, Lee Hee Joong, Lee Jae Sam, Lee Lee Nam, Park Seung Mo, Park Sung Tae, Son Bong Chae, Yoo Bong Sang, Yoo Seung Ho
An interview by 96.3's FM DJ Anna with our beloved artist, Lim Tze Peng. Lim Tze Peng
Ode To Art in Conversation: Jiang Miao Jiang Miao Ode To Art in Conversation with Chinese artist Jiang Miao. Jiang Miao talks to Ode To Art about her new collection featured at Art Stage 2018 that addresses philosophical perspectives in unique constructions made from carved layers of acrylic paint.
Ode To Art in Conversation: 刘正勇 Liu Zhen Yong Liu ZhengYong Ode To Art in Conversation with Painter Liu Zheng Yong at his art studio. Liu seeks the true and fundamental emotions of human beings that he wishes to convey through his works.
Ode To Art in Conversation: 吴梁焰 Wu Liang Yan Wu Liang Yan Ode To Art in Conversation with Chinese Sculptor Wu Liang Yan reveals how his childhood played a huge part in making him the artist that he is today, and further inspiring his sculptures.
Ode To Art in Conversation: 任振宇 Ren Zhen Yu Ren Zhen Yu Ode To Art in Conversation with Chinese Painter Ren Zhen Yu. His works beam with vivid colors that are interpreted by him purely from Black and White photos.
Ong Kim Seng - Nostalgia in Transformation Ong Kim Seng Ode To Art is deeply honored to present master of watercolor: Ong Kim Seng's solo exhibition.
Behind languid strokes and the iridescent meld of transient color, lies the hand of a man enchanted by light, devoted to color, and inspired by the honesty held within the artistic throes of creation. A self-taught observer, traveler and passionate learner- Ong Kim Seng has climbed the ranks of formal appreciation to claim his title as one of the most celebrated water colorists of our age, etching his name into international renown and staking his claim as a modern-day cultural treasure.