10 Jan 2020 - 18 Jan 2020

7 to 11pm

Getting here

5 min walk from Raffles Place MRT Station
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Admission to Light to Night 2020 is free.

Fees may apply for workshops.

Light to Night Festival

10, 11, 17 & 18 January 2020
Programmes from 7 to 10pm
Free entry to permanent galleries till 11pm.
Only $6 into Living with Ink: The Collection of Dr Tan Tsze Chor special exhibition

Come down to ACM to experience four nights of mesmerising programmes, including UV body painting, interactive tours in the dark, performances, and workshops for all.



10 thru 19 Jan: 8pm to 10pm
Friday & Saturday: till 12 midnight

ACM Outdoors

View one of the exciting Art Skins on Monuments projections on the ACM façade.

10 thru 19 Jan: 10am to 12 midnight
ACM Green

Take a close look at Vertical Submarine’s Shadows of Dust and Clouds and look out for hidden messages on a giant mirror as it transitions from day to night.

Till 22 Mar: 10am to 11pm
Lobby, Contemporary Gallery, and Level 2 Foyer

View artworks of Every Step in the Right Direction, the 6th edition of the Singapore Biennale.

Till 22 Mar: 10am–11pm
Special Exhibition Gallery

Learn about the local art scene in the turbulent 20th century by exploring the special exhibition, Living with Ink.
50% discounted entry on 10, 11, 17 & 18 Jan



10, 11,17 & 18 Jan: 7.30pm to 10pm
Discovery Room (Basement)

Travel back to experience life in a port city by going on a special multi-sensory tour in the dark led by Dialogue in the Dark.
Suitable for ages 9 and above.

Sign up for Interactive Dark Tour by Dialogue in the Dark through the following links:
10 Jan: https://did10jan.peatix.com
11 Jan: https://did11jan.peatix.com
17 Jan: https://did17jan.peatix.com
18 Jan: https://did18jan.peatix.com

17 & 18 Jan: 7.30pm to 8.30pm

Create hand-drawn postcards of your dream city with the artists of Vertical Submarine!
Suitable for beginners.

Sign up for Hand-drawn Postcard Workshop by Vertical Submarine:
17 & 18 Jan: https://hdpostcardbyvertsub.peatix.com

10, 11, 17 & 18 Jan: 7pm to 10pm
ACM Porch

Dip your arm into a swirl of vibrant colours with Psyckaholics – and watch as the effect comes to life under black light at night!

Till 22 Mar: 10am to 11pm
Level 2 Foyer

Create your own Chinese hanging scroll artwork, pick up a copy of our trail, and discover fun facts about artworks in the Living with Ink exhibition.
Suitable for ages 7 and up.



10 & 11 Jan: 8.30pm
Level 2 Foyer

Embark on a A Magical Journey with sand artist Tan Sock Fong in an enchanting, ephemeral performance.

17 & 18 Jan: 8.30pm, 9.30pm
Shadows of Dust and Clouds at ACM Green

Keep your eyes peeled for dancers from LASALLE College of the Arts performing their hypnotising Blink and it’s Gone.

10,11,17 & 18 Jan: 7pm, 8pm

Join our friendly museum guides and student docents on a highlights tour through the galleries of ACM!
Please be at the lobby 5 minutes before the tour start time.


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  • Programme
    Lunchtime Concerts at ACM

    Enjoy a lunchtime interlude of inspiring, live music if you’re working from home (or the office), or if you need a break from your household routine! 

  • Family Fun
    Saturdays@ACM: Blue and White

    Discover the allure of blue-and-white ceramics in world trade! Listen to stories of iconic characters found in our collection, and create a coaster inspired by one of the designs on display. 

  • Lectures
    ACM Maritime Trade Routes Webinar Series

    The Mechanics of the Maritime Silk Road
    Horst Liebner