A Museum Like No Other: Marina Bay Sands ArtScience Museum

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Within the beautiful Marina Bay Sands stands an architectural wonder. Let us all discover the first ever ArtScience Museum in the world.

Let me introduce you to the awesome perks that you will definitely enjoy when you visit Marina Bay Sands Art and Science Museum this 2016.

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Architecture

Before you step inside the said museum, you won’t be able to stop yourself from falling in love with the out-of-this-world architecture of its building.

This structure is inspired by the delicate-looking lotus flower and may I tell that when it’s lit up during the night time, it definitely does look like one. By the way, it is named as the “Welcoming Hands of Singapore”. It must have been called so since everyone is absolutely welcome to witness how science, art and entertainment had been interwoven into one.

Not only is the building’s structure breathtaking but it has also an ingenious practical use. It’s a catch-basin for rain water; the said water is then recycled to be utilized for every purpose possible in the entire building.

Now that you are done admiring the outside, it’s time to discover what awaits you inside. Step into the world of exceptional works of art showcased to fascinate all your senses.

Art

For the all-in-one Art Lovers:

You don’t have to worry that you will get lost in this huge building because a guided tour awaits every guest in this museum. You would definitely not regret the guided tour especially now as you will also have the chance to indulge into a palate of Contemporary Art Works of emerging artists from Asia.

Let your senses have a feast on various paintings, photographs, sculptures and even digital work of arts which are excellently chosen from hundreds of submissions across Asia.

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Prudential Eye Awards spearheaded this Art Exhibition from January up to March this year. Although there are 5 different art categories in this exhibition like painting, photography, sculpting, digital/video production and installation, an overall winner shall be hailed and he/she will take home a USD $30,000.00. He/she will also have the privilege to have a solo exhibition in London.

After your guided tour, why don’t you discover a world like you have never seen before.

Science

For the Science Enthusiasts:

Let us all welcome the birth of the world’s greatest invention: Collider. This is a labor of love of 10,000 men and women who unified with the sole purpose of achieving a scientific feat. Thanks to them, we would be able to witness the rise of new energy particles which have never even been known to mankind.

These particles collide in massive detectors built inside subterranean caverns. Warning: this invention will definitely leave you open-mouthed. If your curiousity is killing you right now and thinking what exactly is this invention that scientists are crazy all about then worry no more for it will be showcased in a new-moving image with a documentary called “Particle Fever” this January.

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Well, folks we are not yet done for this museum must have it all. It had not only thought of Art and Science lovers, but they also have a room for music lovers out there. Yes, you’ve heard that right. This is definitely not your old boring museums; the curators also know how to throw a party.

Music

For the music lovers:

Once a month, you can loosen up and unleash the party animal within you. The museum shows off an alter ego and presents some live performances of well-known artists. You can also sing along and dance to the tune of your heart as you enjoy rhythms and melodies like you have never heard them before.

If you also want to have a first-hand experience how an artist or a scientist works with their masterpieces then Marina Bay Sands ArtScience Museum can also help you with that.

Interactive Workshops for Art and Science Lovers:

Not only can you enjoy the pictures in the Marina Bay Sands ArtScience Museum gallery but you can also join their program of hands-on photography making without the use of a camera.

Interested participants will get to create “photograms” (photographic images without the use of camera) in a darkroom setting.

Kids can also have fun while learning. The museum also invites kids to explore the universe using only lego sets.

After indulging your appetite on fine-dining and feasting your eyes with stunning sightseeing tourist spots in Marina Bay Sands, it’s time to have a mental floss in a fun and exciting way. Check out this museum and you will have the time of your life.

What are you still waiting for, why don’t you bring along your entire family and check out the cutting-edge innovations, unparalleled works of art, and unprecedented scientific feats in Marina Bay Sands ArtScience Museum.

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