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National Gallery Singapore - YAYOI KUSAMA: Life is the Heart of a Rainbow
Synopsis

Yayoi Kusama is one of the world’s most influential artists, and has played a crucial role in key art movements of the 20th and 21st centuries. The first major survey of her work in Southeast Asia, this exhibition focuses on the immersive and expansive nature of her practice. Discover Kusama’s creative vision through paintings, sculptures, videos and installations from the 1950s to the present, including works never shown before. Step into her infinity mirror rooms, explore the development of her intricate nets, dots and pumpkin motifs, and encounter new paintings in which the artist continues to push artistic boundaries.

This exhibition is a collaboration between National Gallery Singapore and Queensland Art Gallery | Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane, Australia.

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2 June 2017, 10am

Language

English

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Exhibition Admission Terms and Conditions

  • Visitors who book their tickets online will need to proceed to Level B1 Ticketing Counters at the stipulated time or earlier to obtain a physical ticket before being granted access to the galleries for the special exhibition.
  • Entry into the exhibition area requires a physical ticket based on the time indicated on the ticket. No re-entries are allowed in the gallery spaces
  • Online bookings must be made at least one day before your visit. Onsite tickets are available each day from 9 June at the Level B1 Ticketing Counter. While stocks last
  • Concessionary tickets shall only be used by those who satisfy the concessionary requirements.
  • Not for sale or exchange.
  • Non-refundable.
  • Void if altered.
  • This ticket admits one only; unauthorized duplicates will not be granted entry – if another ticket holder has already used this ticket or a copy of it, you must purchase a new ticket to gain admission.
  • The Gallery retains full discretion to grant or deny visitors entry into any exhibition.
  • The Gallery reserves the right to ask any person(s) to leave the premises due to unruly or objectionable conduct and behaviour.
  • The Gallery is not responsible for any loss, damage or personal injury sustained by the ticket holder. 
  • Ticket prices and conditions are subject to change without prior notice.
Kindly note the following Public Holidays during which General Admission is free for all visitors.

  1. New Year's Day (1 – 2 Jan 2017)
  2. Chinese New Year (28 – 30 Jan 2017)
  3. International Museum Day (18 May 2017)
  4. Hari Raya Puasa (25 – 26 Jun 2017)
  5. Singapore National Day (9 Aug 2017)
  6. Deepavali (29 Oct 2017)
  7. Christmas (25 Dec 2017)

Free admission is not applicable to Special Exhibition, YAYOI KUSAMA: Life is the Heart of Rainbow.

 

PHOTOGRAPHY
Only still photography (no flash) for non-commercial use is permitted.
No flash photography, Videography, use of selfie sticks, Tripods and Monopods is permitted in the galleries.

TOUCHING THE ARTWORK
Please do not touch the artworks. 

FOOD & BEVERAGE
Food and drink (including bottled water) are not permitted in the galleries.
 
STROLLERS
Strollers are permitted in the galleries. Large strollers should be parked at the designated stroller parking area at Level 1.
 
SECURITY
Please store bulky items and bags larger than: 40cm (width) x 35cm (height) x 15cm (depth) in the Locker Room at B1
 
SKETCHING
Pencil sketching is permitted in the galleries with sketchbooks no larger than 8 ½ x 11 inches (22 x 28cm).
Pen, eraser, charcoal, pastel, permanent markers, watercolour and oil paint are not permitted.
No easels or sketching while sitting on the floor is permitted.
 
ACCESSIBILITY
All galleries and facilities are wheelchair accessible.
Standard-size motorised wheelchairs are permitted in the galleries.
Wheelchairs are available for loan at the Gallery
 
NOISE
Speak in soft tones. Talking on mobile phones is not permitted in the galleries.
Roller shoes should not be worn in the galleries. 
The use of laser pointers is not allowed in the galleries.
 
DRESS CODE
There is no dress code for the Gallery.
 
RESPECTABLE BEHAVIOUR
The Gallery reserves the right to remove any person acting in an unacceptable manner.
General Admission is free during Civic District Outdoor Festival (4, 5, 11 and 12 August 2017).
To purchase YAYOI KUSAMA: Life it the Heart of a Rainbow only, please purchase your tickets here 
For Singaporeans and Permanent Residents, please click here to purchase your tickets. 
 

Ticket Type Singaporeans and PRs
Standard Concession
General Admission Free Free
All Access Pass
(General Admission
+ YAYOI KUSAMA)
$15 $10

 

 

Ticket Type NON-SINGAPOREANS
Standard Concession
General Admission $20 $15
YAYOI KUSAMA $25 $20
All Access Pass
(General Admission
+ YAYOI KUSAMA)
$30 $25


Complimentary tickets for local students and teachers may be available onsite. A limited number of tickets are released hourly on a first come, first served basis.

Concessions* apply to:

  • Children 7 - 12 years
  • Seniors 60 years and above
  • Full-time National Servicemen (NSF) excluding foreign personnel
  • Overseas Students & Teachers
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YAYOI KUSAMA GENERAL ADMISSION ALL ACCESS PASS
Event Date
Fri, 9 Jun - Sun, 3 Sep 2017


Sun – Thu, Public Holiday: 10am – 7pm
Fri – Sat, Eve of Public Holiday: 10am- 10pm

Venue
Ticket Pricing

YAYOI KUSAMA: Life is the Heart of a Rainbow
Standard Adult: S$25
Standard *Concession: S$20

General Admission
Standard Adult: S$20
Standard *Concession: S$15

Free admission for Singapore Citizens / Permanent Residents with valid proof of identification

All Access Pass (General Admission + YAYOI KUSAMA: Life is the Heart of a Rainbow)
Standard Adult: S$30
Standard *Concession: S$25

Local Adult: S$15
Local *Concession: S$10

*Concession applies to

  • Children aged 7-12
  • Seniors aged 60 and above
  • Full-time National Servicemen (NSF) excluding foreign personnel
  • Overseas students and teachers


Admission is free for:

  • Children 6 years and below
  • Local and locally-based students and teachers
  • Persons with disability (PWD) and one caregiver


Gallery Insiders enjoy free entry to all exhibitions and galleries. Simply flash your membership card at The Gallery ticketing counter to redeem your ticket.