Singapore Public Art

Full listing:

Currently 165 Artworks

TitleArtist's NameCurrent Location
1846Dalhousie MemorialJ.T. Thomsonbetween Victoria Theatre and the Asian Civilisations Museum
1864Elephantartist unknownin front of Old Parliament House
1881Portrait of Queen VictoriaE. F. GeflowskiOn the grounds of the Istana
1887RafflesThomas Woolnerin front of Victoria Concert Hall and Victoria Theatre
1917the CenotaphDenis SantryElizabeth Walk, the Padang
1919Singapura Lion roundelsRodolfo NolliElgin Bridge
1927Tiger Balm GardensKwek Hoon Sua, et al.Haw Par Villa, off the West Coast Highway
1930Stone Lions, Tiger and Oxenartist unknownNot sure
1932Reliefs at the Keppel Railway StationAngelo VannettiKeppel Railway Station, Tanjong Pagar
1937Typical Prosperous and Honest MerchantWilliam G. Stirlingformerly in front of the National Museum of Singapore
1937Allegory of JusticeRodolfo NolliOld Supreme Court Building
1952Bank of China LionsRodolfo NolliBank of China building. Finlayson Green
1954Merdeka Bridge LionsRodolfo Nollinow at SAFTI-MI, the Armed Forces Officer's College
1954Lim Bo Seng MemorialRobert Ng Keng SengEsplanade Park, the Padang
1962Nine Dragon MuralPeking Glaze Tiles FactorySCCCI Building, South Bridge Rd
1964Hilton MuralGerard d'Alton HendersonHilton Hotel, Orchard Road
1964War Memorial (chopsticks)Swan & MaclarenWar Memorial Park
1970Monument to the Early Founders of Singaporeartist unknownwithin Fullerton Heritage District
1971Asian SymphonyNg Eng TengNational University Health System, Tower Block
1971Peace and ProsperityYu Yu Yangformerly in front of the Mandarin Orchard Hotel
1972Raffles (white)artist unknownSingapore River, behind the old Parliament House
1972The MerlionLim Nang SengMerlion Park II - not its original location
1973MuralEduardo CastrilloGoldhill Plaza
1974ContentmentNg Eng TengNUS Cultural Centre
1974Musical FountainTan Teng Keefirst placed in front of Plaza Singapura, at its launch. Later moved to Marina Bay, later destroyed.
1974WealthNg Eng TengNUS Cultural Centre
1975Qin Shu Bao & Wei Chi Jing DeAw Eng KwangIn front of the Hilton Hotel, Orchard Road
1979Athletes in ActionJoseph McNallyCurrently not publically accessible, in the HDB offices
1980Endless FlowTan Teng Keecorner of Orchard and Selegie Roads, across from YMCA
1980Mother and ChildNg Eng Tengits second location along the top of Orchard Road
1981ConcentrationVichai SithiratuFort Canning Park - ASEAN Sculpture Garden
1982FredesvindaNapoleon AbuevaFort Canning
1982BalanceNg Eng Teng (黄荣庭)Fort Canning Park
1982HarmonyStephanie ScurisRegent Hotel, Tomlinson Rd
1982UnityBut MuditorFort Canning Park
1983Reclining FigureHenry MooreOCBC Bank Headquarters
1984Fleur MaritimeAntoine Poncetin front of Mandarin Oriental Hotel
1984Girl on a SwingSydney HarpleySingapore Botanic Gardens
1985Homage to NewtonSalvador DaliUOB Bank Plaza
1985Marine Parade Promenadeartist unknownMarine Parade Town Centre
1986The Signals SpiritTan Teng Kee
1986Continuum IICharles O. PerryMarina Square rooftop walkway
1986Metamorphosis IObie B. Simonis
1986Fertile CrescentRamon Orlinaformerly near National Stadium, facing Kallang Basin
1986DevaLin EmeryPan Pacific Hotel
1986Wings of VictoryRamon Orlina“one day it magically disappeared” in the words of the artist
1986Singapore at the CrossroadsSim Liang Huatunderstand this has been removed, not sure where it is
1986Between Sea and SkyOlivier Strebellein front of Marina Mandarin Hotel
1987Temu-sekChong Fah Cheongrelocated from Somerset MRT in 2008 to the SMRT Sports and Recreation Club in Bishan
1987Taichi Boxing PairJu Ming
1987Girl on a BicycleSydney HarpleySingapore Botanic Gardens
1987Living WorldJu Mingin front of the Singapore Art Museum, Bras Basah Rd
1987Singapore's Multicultural LifeChieu Shuey FookBuilt outside the Orchard MRT station, now the site of Ion Orchard
1987TaichiJu Ming
1987Surprising SingaporeLeo Hee TongBuilt outside the Orchard MRT station, now the site of Ion Orchard
1987Joyous RiversElsie Yu
1988Pioneering Spirit (also known as Vitality of the Forerunner)Aw Tee HongRaffles Place
1988AuguryAnthony LauFort Canning Park
1988Progress and AdvancementYu Yu YangRaffles Place, near the former UOB Building
1988TogetherOsman bin MohammadFort Canning Park
1988Struggle for SurvivalAw Tee HongRaffles Place
1989Mama's Precious OneChong Fah CheongToa Payoh Town Centre
1989Lady on a HammockSydney HarpleySingapore Botanic Gardens
1989Towards ExcellenceElsie YuPSB, Science Park I
1990Spirit of YouthThang Kiang Howin the Youth Park near Somerset House
1990BirdFernando Boteroon the riverfront, by UOB Plaza
1990Goddess of HappinessHan Sai Pornot sure
1990BreakthroughChern Lian Shanonce infront of the NTUC HQ on Bras Basah Rd
1990JiangNg Yak WheeAng Mo Kio Ave 6
1991Chinese Legendary Heroesartist unknownIxora Gardens, Chinese Gardens, Jurong
1991The Substation Mural Wallvarious artistsSide wall of the Substation, off Armenian Street
1991Sarawak Carved Ceremonial Poleartist unknownAsian Civilisations Museum
1992LoveRobert Indiana165 Penang Road, near WIndstedt House
1992Lim Nee Soon Bronze Statuethe Shanghai Oil Painting & Sculpture Research InstituteOriginally placed in Yishun Town Garden, Block 809, Yishun Ave 2, now in the garden of Hwa Chong Institution
1992Soaring VisionsElsie Yu
1992ReachingSun Yu Liin front of Singapore Land Building
1993DancerSun Yu LiOutside Park Mall
1994Dual UniverseCharles O. PerryRaffles Place, in front of Shell Tower
1994RainbowChern Lian ShanRemoved from its location near One George St. Presumably destroyed.
1994UnityLim Leong SengElias Green Condominium, Elias Road
1994VitalitySun Yu LiFour Seasons Hotel
1995John Baptiste de la SalleJoseph McNallywas in the Goodman Road campus of Lasalle College for the Arts, don't think it survived the move to the new campuses
1995Tree of LifeJoseph McNallySingapore General Hospital central courtyard
1996Swing Me MamaDominic BenhuraNear Swan Lake, Singapore Botanical Gardens
1997Space-Time LinkAnthony PoonLobby of the UE Square office building
1997Root 2Min ChenITE Headquarters off Dover Rd
1997Reaching IISun Yu LiUE Square, facing River Valley Road
1997SpringHan Sai Poroutside Revenue House, junction of Thompson and Newton Rds
1997Singapore BrushstrokesRoy Lichtensteinbetween Millenia Walk and Centennial Tower
1997Abundance IIISun Yu LiSuntec City, on the corner of
1998JoyLuckAnthony PoonSingapore Turf Club
1998Spirit of KallangLim Leong SengKallang Riverside Park
1998Seed SeriesHan Sai Poron the grounds of the Esplanade
1999Celestial EarthSun Yu LiURA Centre, Maxwell Rd
1999Millennium Time Capsule: Singapore at the Turn of the Millennium,Sun Yu Liremoved from in front of the National Museum of Singapore
1999Chinese Zodiac MedallionsHan Sai PorAround the Suntec City Fountain
1999The ExplorerNg Eng Tengfirst placed in front of the Singapore Art Museum, later moved to a side garden, later removed entirely.
1999Samsui WomenLiu JilinURA Centre, facing the Maxwell Road Hawker Centre
1999StrivingSun Yu LiIn front of the Engineering Faculty, National University of Singapore
1999Street HawkerLee Yun LungFar East Square
2000Colours of the WindElsie YuOasis, Jurong Island, closed to the public shortly after September 11, 2001.
2000A Visit to the Museum: Taking the Past ForwardChern Lian Shanoutside Peranakan Museum, Armenian St
2000Heavenly HorseTan Swie Hian in front of the Kuo Guan Museum, Hwa Chong Institution
2000First GenerationChong Fah CheongSingapore River, behind Fullerton Hotel
2001Shimmering PearlsHan Sai Porin front of CapitalLand Tower
2001Chinese Procession & Indian SettlersLim Leong SengTelok Ayer Green
2001HarmonyYu Yu Yang
2001Untitled (Sun Yu Li)Sun Yu LiJurong Island
2002Fire Safety for Singapore - Yesterday, Today and Tomorrowartist unknownCentral Fire Station, in front of the Civil Defense Heritage Gallery
2002Untitled (red figures)Sun Yu LiFar East Square
200220 TonnesHan Sai Porin front of the National Museum of Singapore
2002Land Before TimeSun Yu Liin front of Paragon Shopping Centre, Orchard Rd
2002WelcomeSun Yu LiJurong Island Highway
2002Vanda Miss JoaquimShiah Chyi YunTanjong Pagar Plaza, corner of Craig Rd
2002MillenniumVictor Tanremoved in the 2015 (?) renovation of the Asian Civilisations Museum that saw the introduction of the Shipwreck Gallery
2002A Great EmporiumMalcolm Kohalong the Singapore River, outside the Asian Civilisations Museum
2002From Chettiars to FinanciersChern Lian ShanSingapore River, by Asian Civilisations Museum
2003The River MerchantsAw Tee HongOutside the Maybank Tower, Cavanaugh Bridge, Singapore River
2003Tropical BrainforestHan Sai PorDefense Science Organization HQ in Science Park
2004The ClimbNg Eng Teng
2004Progressive FlowHan Sai PorOne Marina Boulevard, corner of Marina Blvd and Collyer Quay
2004Fishing at Singapore RiverChern Lian Shanby Singapore River at The Riverwalk
2004Another DayChong Fah Cheongvarious spots around Singapore
2004AffinityAnthony PoonHDB Headquarters, Toa Payoh
2005Reaching BeyondChong Fah CheongNUS University Hall
2005Beneficence 3Iskandar Jalilinside the courtyard of Marina Barrage
2005Once Upon a TimeChong Fah CheongBasement Garden, National Library Building
2005Let There Be PeaceAlexandra Nechita
2006Peace《和平》Chua Boon KeeFormer Ford Factory
2006Snowman/SnowflakeInges IdeeVivocity
2006Pedas PedasKumari NahappanNational Museum of Singapore, Fort Canning Entrance
2006Dragon-Riding BodhisattvaLi ChenSt Regis Hotel
2006TransformationTan Teng Kee
2006SeedsHan Sai Porin front of National Museum, under the banyan tree
2006Sars InhibitedMara G. HaseltineBiopolis, integrated with the water features
2007MomentumDavid GersteinFinlayson Green
2008Black Charging BullAnna Chiara Spellini
2008Monument to ChopinKarol Badynanear the Shaw Foundation Symphony Stage, Singapore Botanic Gardens
2008Sense Surround, #1, #2, #3, #4Anthony Poonin front of the St Regis Hotel, Tanglin Road
2008Singing ChilisKumari NahappanSea View Condominium, Katong, Amber Rd
2008The Force of NatureLorenzo Quinnin the courtyard space of Marina Barrage
2008What Goes Around Comes AroundLorenzo QuinnMarina Barrage
2009Nutmeg & MaceKumari NahappanCorner of Orchard & Paterson Rd, in front of ION Orchard
2010Water BuffaloesDame Elisabeth FrinkMarina Bay Financial Centre
2010Wind ArborNed Kahnintegrated into the western fa̤ade of the Marina Bay Sands Hotel atrium
2010Friendshipartist unknownYouth Olympic Park, Marina Bay
2010Sky MirrorAnish KapoorMarina Bay Sands, near the Art Science Museum
2010Fullerton FacadeFullerton Bay Hotel
2010Window of HopeSun Yu LiCollyer Quay
2011The Magnificent BullWalter MatiaGardens by the Bay (Golden Garden)
2011Water BubblesChua Boon KeeClementi Mall, Clementi Central
2011Singapore SoulJaime PlensaRaffles Place
2012Transformation Series 2Han Sai Poronce on the grounds of the Istana, but doesn't seem to be in a public area there any more
2012from the Points of View seriesTony CraggIn front of the new OUB Centre
2012Reverie – Musical JourneyVictor Tannear the entrance to Sentosa Island
2012Nanyang Volunteers MemorialChern Lian Shanwork in progress
2012Happy Family of Five (开心家庭)Chua Boon KeeThe Esplanade
2012The WalkDirk de KeizerWestgate Tower, Jurong East
2012HorseFernando Boteroin the porte cochere of The Metropolis
2013All the Essentially EssentialTan Wee LitRaffles Place
2013Tall Tree in the EyeAnish KapoorOcean Financial Centre
2014Taichi - Pushing HandsJu MingThe Metropolis
20142 x 2 IIAnthony GormleyCapitaGreen, an office building that replaces the old Golden Shoe carpark
2019Crossing ShoresSpeak Crypticwas placed in East Coast Park for one year
2019"Untitled"Rotrautin front of the Singapore Management University School of Law