Day 5: Har Paw Villa & ArtScience Museum

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Today we head off to Har Paw Villa! Guests’ familiarise themselves with the ten courts of hell through grotesque dioramas Nandin probably wishing not to go to hell after seeing those jarring scenes… Continue reading

Day 4: Pulau Ubin

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‘No fear because Steve is here’ – Steven 2k17 As yearly traditions, Tropical Lab brings our guests to Pulau Ubin, a tropical island northeast to Singapore. We are welcomed by many many cute… Continue reading

Day 2 & 3: Guests’ Presentations and bbq at Milenko’s

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The second and first half of the third day of Tropical Lab were sharing sessions on artists themselves and their works. Edi shared on his works and also his love for Lana Del… Continue reading

Day 1: Orientation around LASALLE’s McNally campus

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20th July 2017 marks the start of Tropical Lab’s 11th season! 26 guests gathered from various cultures to explore this year’s theme- Citation: Déjà Vu. The morning on the first day of Tropical… Continue reading

Day 4 – Pulau Ubin

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As a yearly Tropical Lab tradition, Participants take an inspiring trip to Pulau Ubin. The offshore island houses the last of ‘kampung’ villages in Singapore and boasts a wealth of nature and wildlife… Continue reading

Tropical Lab 10 – Day 2 & 3

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We kickstarted the Participants’ Presentations on Day 2 of Tropical Lab. All our participants gave a sharing about themselves and their practice. We had fun learning more about one another! Here are some… Continue reading

Tropical lab 10 – Fictive Dreams

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John Gardner on Fictive Dreams:  “In the writing state—the state of inspiration—the fictive dream springs up fully alive: the writer forgets the words he has written on the page and sees, instead, his characters… Continue reading

Tropical Lab 10 – Day 1

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21st July 2016 The day we’ve been waiting for all year is finally here! This year’s Tropical Lab is set to raise the bar with a special tenth year anniversary. Once again, student-artists… Continue reading

Day Three – Trip to Pulau Ubin

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Day 3: The ferry over from mainland to Ubin. Lunch at Ubin. Jacqueline explaining Karen Mitchell’s work to the participants.                   Fruits and drinks to… Continue reading

Second Day – Presentations

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Day 2 of Tropical Lab: Lauren presenting on her past works.   Chiaki presenting her paintings.   Set to go at Milenko’s!