Curator Tour

Curator Tour
  • DATE

    Nov 20, 2015 - Mar 18, 2016

  • Venue

    Peranakan Museum

    39 Armenian Street
    Singapore 179941
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Join a tour by one of their curators to explore Great Peranakans - Fifty Remarkable Lives. For centuries, Peranakans played pivotal roles in Singapore and the region. Discover some of   these influential individuals, and get inside tips on the making of the exhibition.  

20 November 2015  

John Teo is a deputy director at the Asian Civilisations Museum. He is co-curator of Great   Peranakans. In addition to Peranakan material culture, his research interests include   Buddhist art of Southeast, South, and East Asia, and early Islamic art and architecture.  

18 March 2016  

Jackie Yoong is curator at the Peranakan Museum. She co-curated the museum’s first  travelling exhibition Baba Bling (2010), at the Musée du quai Branly, Paris, and the more   recent The Peranakan World (2013), in Seoul. She recently completed a masters at the   School of Oriental and Asian Studies, University of London.