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Nyonya Needlework Curator Tour

Description
Join our curator and discover the ingenuity and skill embedded in the art of nyonya needlework. Explore innovations inspired by the multicultural environment of the region and its contributions to a vibrant part of Peranakan Chinese heritage. Enjoy an upclose look with the experts at some of the finest examples of artwork from the Peranakan Museum and major international collections.

Learn more about Nyonya Needlework: Embroidery and Beadwork in the Peranakan World.

Limited spaces are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Please make payment for the special exhibition at the Peranakan Museum front desk before proceeding for the tour.

About the Curator
Dr Cheah Hwei-Fen is guest curator of the Nyonya Needlework exhibition and the author of the catalogue. She lectures in art history and art theory at Australian National University. Her book Phoenix Rising: Narratives in Nyonya Beadwork from the Straits Settlements was published in 2010.
Event Timeline
Fri Feb 24, 2017
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM SGT
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Venue
Peranakan Museum, Nyonya Needlework Exhibition
Tickets
Standard FULL
Venue Address
39 Armenian Street, Singapore 179941 Singapore
Directions
By MRT: City Hall and Bras Basah By Car: Parking is available beside the Peranakan Museum.
Organizer
Peranakan Museum
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