• Empowering persons with disabilities through arts

    February 2, 2023

    , The Business Times

    Being diagnosed with muscular dystrophy at the age of five has not stopped Sky Shen from pursuing his interest in music. The 29-year-old recently released his extended play (EP) titled Wheel You Love Me?, which he said bore testament to his experiences in life. “I found that people tend to…

  • Artists with disabilities pursue dreams on stage

    January 7, 2023

    , Channel 8

    Timothy Lee is a dancer and actor with down syndrome. Sky Shen is a singer-songwriter with muscular dystrophy. Both of them are mentees of ART:DIS’s BEYOND DIS:PLAY, a mentorship training programme theatre training programme that nurtures talented, performing artists, broadening their artistic skills while simultaneously deepening their practice through mentorships…

  • Empowering artists to teach at festival

    December 4, 2022

    , Community Engagement

    International Day of Persons with Disabilities (PWDs) was first proclaimed in 1992 by the United Nations to raise disability awareness and advocate for the equal integration of PWDs in everyday life. ART:DIS is proud to be part of this movement and together with SG Enable, in conjunction with the Enabling…

  • Chng Seok Tin is part of diverse, local art landscape

    November 17, 2022

    , The Straits Times

    Looking at the works of the late artists Lim Yew Kuan and Chng Seok Tin – both Cultural Medallion recipients – one can see the evolution of the very diverse visual arts landscape in Singapore. Both artists headline new exhibitions. Taking A Retrospective Glimpse Of Lim Yew Kuan’s World Of Art is on…

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