Nov 20, 2015 - Mar 18, 2016
- Venue39 Armenian Street
Singapore 179941 This event has passed
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.