7–29 OCT 2017
THE NGEE ANN KONGSI AUDITORIUM & AUDITORIUM ANTEROOM
This edition of Painting with Light examines the significance of art in society by looking at how people live and work with art around the world. It invites viewers to discover films that explore a diverse array of subjects, from the 20th century’s most visionary manifestos on art to the timeless beauty of Southeast Asian classical art forms; from the explosive energy of the avant-garde to the powerful influence of censorship bureaus. These cinematic stories lay bare the passion and humanity of artists, museum workers and industry professionals, and testify to the transformative power of art.