Tour of Museums: Asian Civilizations Museum (A Photo Essay)

The National Heritage Board (NHB) of Singapore manages the country’s national and public museums,* Asian Civilizations Museum (ACM) being one of them. Located in 1 Empress Place,  this elegant building in beige joins other museums and places of interest conveniently clustered along the bank of the Singapore River, some of which are the Arts House, the … More Tour of Museums: Asian Civilizations Museum (A Photo Essay)

Tour of Museums: Singapore Art Museum (A Photo Essay)

Museums inspire wonder, as well as evoke a sense of continuity, of immortality even. Mute witnesses to the passage of time, artifacts enclosed in glass cases and works of art hanging on walls or are free standing are thought to be “insouled,”  to borrow from W.B. Yeats‘ “Sailing to Byzantium,” and reflect humans’ intense need … More Tour of Museums: Singapore Art Museum (A Photo Essay)