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Visual Arts Centre, Singapore

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Visual Arts Centre is a first-of-its kind interactive public arts venue with an exhibition gallery and art studio located in heart of the city.

Visitors can look forward to visit a variety of curated visual art and design exhibitions at Visual Arts Centre, and participate in the professional art courses and workshops offered at the art studio.

Directly accessible via Exit A & B of the Dhoby Ghaut MRT Station, Visual Arts Centre is an independent glass building housed within the lush green park of Dhoby Ghaut Green and located in between parallel roads of Orchard Road and Penang Road.

Visual Arts Centre aims to be a family-friendly venue offering an engaging and enriching experience of arts and design for all. Admission to the Exhibition Gallery and selected workshops and programmes are free.

How To Get Here?

By Car: Parking is available at Park Mall/The Cathay/Plaza Singapura/YMCA, a short 1-2 minute walk to Visual Arts Centre.

By Train: Alight at the Dhoby Ghaut MRT Station (Interchange for North-South Line, North-East Line and Circle Line) 10-50 metres walk

Take Lift 1 to Street Level (Direct to Visual Arts Centre)

Take Exit A: Turn Right (Visual Arts Centre is clearly visible, 10 metres walk)

Take Exit B: Turn Left, Walk to the roundabout and take right turn for the sheltered walkway, Visual Arts Centre is 40 metres ahead.

By Bus:

Take 7, 14, 14E,16, 36, 65, 77, 106, 111, 124, 128, 162, 162M, 167, 174, 175, alight at Penang Road/Dhoby Ghaut Station, walk 70 metres under sheltered walkway to Visual Arts Centre.

Other buses: 12, 85, 139, 171, 175, 190, 502, 502A, 512, 518A, Nite Owl 65, Nite Owl 85, SN10, SN30,518, 602, 605, 625, 652, 700, 700A, 850E, 951E, 971E, 972, 1N, 2N, 3N, 4N, 5N, 6N, NR6, NR7, alight at Dhoby Ghaut MRT, Orchard Road, 70 metres walk: cross the traffic light towards Dhoby Ghaut MRT 'Penang Road', go straight and turn left at the walkabout.
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  • Super surprised to find this gallery in the midst of the greens and very convenient as well. I just have to go to left or right and I find the MRT stations. After the exhibition, I could just walk out...  more »
  • The art studio is air-conditioned and has a very artsy vibe with amazing student work hanging from the walls. It's nicely lit and the teachers are great as well.  more »
  • Friendly staff and I really learn a lot from the instructors. Had fun developing a hobby here! The ambience within the studio was also very comfortable and chill.  more »
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