Stories – S.E.A. Focus



Angela Tan and John Tung on the Intersection of Art and Disability

Angela Tan, Executive Director at ART:DIS, and John Tung, curator of S.E.A. Focus 2024, talk about working with neurodivergent artists, the exhibition 'A Piece of Home', and what inclusivity entails.


Angela Tan and John Tung on the Intersection of Art and Disability

Leong Puiyee: “Being a part of Southeast Asia, it is only natural to highlight the stories from the region.”

Jirat Ratthawongjirakul: “We wish to be a place that nurtures young artists and encourages established artists to continue experimenting and shifting their practice.”

Dr Diana Tay: “Whether it is done by a professional or by the collector, regular checks are key to minimise risks of deterioration.”

Leslie de Chavez: “Self-censorship will only hinder an artist’s ability to convey their thoughts”

Finalists for the 2023 Sovereign Asian Art Prize Announced

Tan Zi Hao: "Translation is a method of listening and a mode of care."

Art Basel

How Singapore is reconfiguring the landscape of Southeast Asian art

Who are Southeast Asian collectors championing now?

All roads lead to Manila

Breaking new ground, S.E.A. Focus puts Southeast Asian art in the global spotlight

What defines Southeast Asia? In Singapore, S.E.A. Focus wants to find out

The resilient evolution of Bangkok's art ecosystem

In The News


In a First for the Region, the Singapore Art Museum and S.E.A. Focus Fair Have Launched a Fund to Buy Southeast Asian Art

Financial Times

Emi Eu of STPI is a hometown hero in Singapore


S.E.A. Focus, a Curatorial Alternative to ART SG, Offers a Concise Look at Southeast Asia's Various Art Scenes

CNN Style

From Singapore to Seoul, Asia's rising art capitals vie for Hong Kong's crown

Straits Times

Singapore Art Week: S'pore collectors share their buys

Whiteboard Journal

New World of Post-Pandemic Art with Joyce Toh

Prestige Singapore

Art in Pixel: Inside the NFT boom in Southeast Asia’s art world


S.E.A. Focus Fair In Singapore Shines A Spotlight On Southeast Asian Contemporary Art


Emi Eu on S.E.A. Focus 2022 and what the future holds for contemporary Asian art