Singapore

View of Sarong Kebaya exhibition, Peranakan Museum, 2011

Sarong Kebaya : Peranakan Fashion and its International Sources Exhibition

The Peranakans are descendants of foreign traders who settled in Southeast Asia and assimilated certain aspects of local, Southeast Asian culture. This exhibition explores the sarong kebaya – a favoured fashion of Peranakan women for generations. The kebaya is a open tunic fastened with the help of brooches worn with a batik sarong or tubular […]  Read More

ASEMUS Executive Committee Meeting, 2008

ASEMUS Executive Committee Meeting, 2008

The EXCO member was updated on the various ASEMUS projects and there was discussion on the content of the ASEMUS General conference on ‘ICT and Museums’ to be held in Manila.  Read More

ASEMUS Executive Meeting, 2004

ASEMUS Executive Meeting, 2004

This meeting was held in Singapore after the Museum Hopping conference.   Read More

mUSEum Hopping: the Asia-Europe Marketplace for Sharing Cultural Heritage'

mUSEum Hopping: the Asia-Europe Marketplace for Sharing Cultural Heritage’

This conference held in Singapore was organised by  ASEF (Japan Trust Fund), in co-operation with the National Heritage Board, Singapore and the British Museum. This corporate and media development event for ASEMUS (Asia-Europe Museum Network) brought together curators from Asia and Europe, providing them with firsthand information on how cultural projects operate in the form […]  Read More

ASEMUS Executive Meeting, 2003

ASEMUS Executive Meeting, 2003

Singapore was the setting for the 4th EXCO meeting. The meeting was held a few days before the opening of the ACM at the Empress Place Building. The committee discussed the organisation of the working committees and the plans to secure political and financial support for VUSEUM-ASEMUS.

  Read More

ASEMUS Executive Meeting, 2001

ASEMUS Executive Meeting, 2001

This was the first ASEMUS Executive committee held with the generous support from the Asia-Europe Foundation (ASEF). The meeting discussed the mode of operation for the Exco committee and there were discussion on the series of five conferences or workshops to be held between 2002-2004.  Read More

Be informed of the Latest Projects, News and Events