ARTS TRAIL @ MACPHERSON

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Saturday 16th March 2019
Time: 10am-1:30pm

Interested to hear from artists and residents themselves on co-creating public artwork for MacPherson? Join us for the ARTS TRAIL @ MACPHERSON where the public will rediscover treasures of the MacPherson Neighbourhood and be charmed and inspired by stories from both artists and residents.

Aljunied Crescent Trail

Hosted by:
Artsolute, Cheryl Teo, Geylang East Home for the Aged (GEHA)

Meeting Point:
MacPherson Community Club, Drop Off Point

This trail explores the works co-created with MacPherson Residents on Pipit Road as well as the seniors from Geylang East Home for the Aged (GEHA). Explore the stories behind the artworks, and the many memories of MacPherson shared by our residents and seniors at MacPherson.

[Note: Some parts of the trail may not be ideal for participants with limited mobility requiring assistance]

Circuit Road Trail

Hosted by:
MINTIO, Brighton Connection Student Care Centre, Jaxton Su & The Love-Aid Project

Meeting Point:
MacPherson Community Club, Drop Off Point

This trail explores the works co-created with MacPherson Residents including the seniors, hawkers and children from Brighton Connection Student Care Centre. Be charmed by the heartwarming art piece celebrating the community’s creativity and MacPherson’s hidden gems.

[Note: This trail is PWD friendly, and suitable for all ages]

FAQs

Where is the meeting point?
The meeting point will be at the drop off point of Macpherson Community Club.

How early do I need to arrive at the meeting point?
Please be at your signed up session at least 15 minutes before the start of the session.

Do I need to pay for the trail?
The arts trail is free for the public!

Do I need to be a resident of MacPherson to attend?
No, all are welcome to attend!

What if it rains?
In case of inclement weather, please bring an umbrella or poncho. The tour will proceed rain or shine.

What should I bring and wear?
Dress simply and wear comfortable shoes for a better experience. You may bring a water bottle as the weather may get hot.

Will there be lots of walking required?
Both trails are relatively manageable as the public art locations are relatively within walking distances. Shall you require more information on the trail, feel free to contact us at lets@participateindesign.org

What language will the tour guide be speaking?
The tour will be in English. If you would like to make an arrangement for the tour to be translated, please note the request in the sign up sheet above.

What can I expect from the trail?
Each trail will bring you to visit 2 public art installations which is part of the Arts@MacPherson programme. Artists will do a sharing of the project, followed by an interactive activity with the public at each location curated by our artists and organisers. Come with an open mind and have fun!

 

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DISCLAIMER

By agreeing to join the trail, each participant shall be responsible for any injury, loss or damage due to carelessness of other actions on his/her part or that of children under his/her charge.

It is compulsory for a parent/guardian to accompany any child under the age of 12.

NOTE

Please provide full name as public liability insurance will be purchased for all participants.

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