5 things to do this weekend: 11 - 13 August
ART | Sayang/Chellame: A Multilingual Queer Love Poetry Event (ADV/16)
Singaporean and Malaysian writers like Irfan Kasban and Max Pasakorn share their new batch of work on love, passion, and gender diversity. Languages vary from Malay to Thai, with subtitles included.
MUSIC | Full Moon Party: August Edition
Whisky label The Naked Grouse brings together the water of life and serious boogie. Playing on the decks are DJs Erin Khan, David Howarth, Shane O'Neill, and The Sunchasers.
FESTIVAL | Open House at Citizen Farm!
Learn all about the different processes that go into farming, from cultivating mushrooms to aquaponics. Attend talks on Singapore's food security issues and tuck into food from Tiong Bahru Bakery and coffee from homegrown indie brand Flight Coffee.
ART | Entry Points: Resonance Between Punk & Performance
Writer and senior lecturer Stevphen Shukaitis analyses Malaysian artist Redza Piyadasa's famous 1978 painting, 'Entry Points'. In this talk, Shukaitis discusses the concept of art not existing in time, and how one escapes when faced with aesthetic and political constraints.
MUSIC | Taking Back Saturday: Emo Night
Come dressed in your best scene outfit and be prepared to mosh and head bang to 2007 favourites like Linkin Park, My Chemical Romance and Fall Out Boy. Local acts doing the covers include Poetic Tragedies, Circle Line Kid, and Trust The Chaos.