26 Jan 2018

7 - 8pm

Getting here

Asian Civilisations Museum
Ngee Ann Auditorium
1 Empress Place, Singapore 179555


This lecture is free. Seats are available on a first-come, first-served basis. No registration is required.

It's not always a dog's life in ancient China. In this lecture, Patricia Welch will discuss the multiple roles and meanings of dogs throughout Chinese history and art, from early history to yesterday on the Shanghai Bund.

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    Dr Vidya Schalk

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    Saturdays@ACM: The Rainbow Connection

    Explore the museum in a burst of colours. Make your own kaleidoscope and see the world in a different light, or watch a drama with colourful characters by Act 3 International. And don't miss out the last day to see the artworks in the Light to Night: Colour Sensations Festival.

  • Family Fun
    Saturdays@ACM is a family-friendly programme on the last Saturday of every month at the Asian Civilisations Museum. Families can spend a full day exploring the wonders of Asian art and folklore. Enjoy creative, hands-on activities, interactive performances and drama, and storytelling in the museum's galleries. Each month features a different theme - learn tales behind popular cultural festival, embark on a journey across ancient civilisations, and make your masterpiece inspired by thousand-year old artworks.