7pm, Wednesday, 18 December, at library@esplanade

Welcome the festive season with NUS Piano Ensemble and a concert showcase of festive and Christmas-themed pieces by D’Indy and Liszt.

Wartime Artists
of Vietnam

Now open at NUS Museum

Engage with the individual agency of wartime Vietnamese artists and their dual identity as artists and soldiers in this powerful presentation.

tropics, a many

Now open at NUS Museum

Explore ways in which the University’s permanent collection may be read in relation to writings on art and cultural history.

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NUS Centre For the Arts (CFA) is a vibrant space that integrates the arts into university life.

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Nurturing artistic talent

Our Talent Development and Programming (TDP) division nurtures artistic talents in dance, music, film and theatre, and production management by providing training in performance skills, leadership skills and raising awareness of how the artists can transform societies. Through its diverse programming platforms, TDP showcases students and professional artists to add vibrancy to our creative campus.

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A world of exploration

NUS Museum is a comprehensive Museum for teaching and research. With a distinct focus on Asian regional art and culture, it seeks to create an enriching experience through its collections, exhibitions and programmes.

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In celebration of heritage and culture

Once the ancestral home of a Straits Chinese (Peranakan Chinese) family, NUS Baba House is curated to display early 20th century domestic life, supporting research in cultural encounters, history and conservation.

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Our venues are your stage

First opened in September 2000, the University Cultural Centre is the cultural heart of NUS, featuring a 1,700 seat hall, a 425 seat theatre and numerous rehearsal, conference and supporting spaces.

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NUS alumni Joanna Dong


We spoke with renowned singer and NUS Jazz Band alumni Joanna Dong to learn about how she came to jazz and the winding path she took to become a household name.

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