[Panel Discussion] “To bring the arts of Singapore to the People of Singapore …” | Arts Festivals in Context
This panel discussion is organised in-conjunction with the NUS Arts Festival 2016 (www.nusartsfestival.com).
Founder and Artistic Director, The Necessary Stage
Goh Ching Lee is the Executive and Artistic Director of CultureLink, an arts consultancy and artist management agency she founded in 2009. She is the former Director of the Singapore Arts Festival from 1999-2009, during which time the Festival was noted for its innovative approaches, and intercultural and interdisciplinary interests. She played an instrumental role in creating Singapore Season, a programme showcasing Singapore’s arts overseas that first appeared in Wellington in 2004, then London in 2005, later in China (Beijing, Shanghai) in 2007 and in Edinburgh 2009. She also initiated the Association of Asian Performing Arts Festivals and served as its first chairperson from 2004 to 2009.
Ching Lee is a recipient of the Officier and Chevalier dans l’Orde des Arts et des Lettres awarded by the French government, and Public Administration Medal (Silver) from the Singapore government. She is also currently serving on the Artistic Advisory Committees of the Japan Foundation, Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts, and as Arts Advisor to the National Arts Council.
Mary Loh Chieu Kwuan
Mary Loh has held various positions in local and international arts companies including General Manager of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s The Really Useful Company, Managing Director for Empire M+C Consultants, Singapore’s first dedicated arts and entertainment marketing company, Director, Audience Development for Old Parliament House Ltd and Director, Theatricals in Resorts World Singapore. She was part of the Steering Committee for Singapore Arts Festivals from 1998 to 2002.
She presently heads Talent Development & Programming Division in NUS Centre
For the Arts where she oversees the development of 22 student arts groups and
programming. She is Festival Director for NUS Arts Festival, the University’s
flagship arts event.
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7:30 PM - 9:00 PM SGT
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Arts Festivals in Context (Wed, 17 Feb, 7.30pm)
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