National Gallery Singapore, in the Downtown Core of Singapore

National Gallery Singapore, in the Downtown Core of Singapore



National Gallery Singapore, in the Downtown Core of Singapore
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The National Gallery Singapore is an art gallery located in the Downtown Core of Singapore. Opened on 24 November 2015, it oversees the world’s largest public collection of Singapore and Southeast Asian art, consisting of over 8,000 artworks. National Gallery Singapore aims to provide an understanding and appreciation of art and culture through a variety of media, focusing on Singapore’s culture and heritage and its relationship with other Southeast Asian cultures, Asia, and the world.

Situated in Singapore’s Civic District, the Gallery consists of two national monuments, the former Supreme Court Building and City Hall, and has a combined floor area of 64,000 square metres (690,000 sq ft),[1] making it the largest visual arts venue and largest museum in Singapore. A total cost of S$532 million[2][3] has gone into National Gallery Singapore’s development.

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