Urban Ventures

Urban Ventures

12 March 2016
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Experience a reimagining of public space and discover the transformative powers of design at the debut edition of Urban Ventures. The first instalment of Urban Ventures will transform Keong Saik Road into an arts carnival with interactive installations, art performances and creative workshops. In the evening, join the street party with music, drinks and dancing! A Partner Event of the Singapore Design Week -------------- Activities -------------- 4.00pm to 5.00pm — Public Yoga by Yoga Movement Enjoy a fun, late Saturday afternoon sweat and stretch session amongst art, cocktails and colourful shophouses on Keong Saik Road led by YOGA MOVEMENT. BYOM (Bring your own mats!) 4.30pm to 5.30pm — Terrarium Making by Make Your Own Drop by any time between 4.30pm and 5.30pm and make your very own Mini Moss Terrarium. The closed moss terrarium is perfect for those looking for a hassle-free bit of greenery to have in your home or office. (Only for first 50 sign-ups) 5.00pm to 7.00pm — Copper Lamp Workshop by Make Your Own* Get hands on! Level up your DIY skills by learning how to build your own industrial-style copper lamp that will brighten up any desk with a café ambience. Materials will be included so just sign up today and join us for this unique workshop held on Keong Saik Road! 6.00pm to 8.30pm — Music Performance by Getai Group Catch emerging local artists Shak'thiya, Joie Tan, Charlie Blouse and Keith Soo-Tho as they belt out original tunes and liven up your evening. (30 minutes intermission in between) 7.00pm to 7.30pm — Caribbean Dance Class Join us for an enjoyable and exciting dance class! Bring a friend or make new friends while learning some caribbean dance steps! 8.30pm to 10.30pm — Street Dj Set Party If electronic or house music is more your thing, join the street party for an early start of your Saturday night fever! ...all these, and more! Look out for cool art installations and performances. Make new friends over a game of foosball or hang out in a hammock and watch the festivities unfold. Whatever you decide, there’s always something for everyone!