Come and join us on Saturday, September 23, 2023, at the InterContinental Hotel Singapore for an exhibition featuring the captivating works of local artist Raymond Lau. The exhibition, titled “Bugis Street: A Kaleidoscope of Colours Through Time,” promises a visual journey through the vibrant tapestry of history. Enjoy an insightful guided tour provided by Gallery 1819, providing deeper context to Raymond’s evocative pieces. Additionally, seize the opportunity for a personal meet and greet with the artist himself. Your presence will undoubtedly enhance the experience of this remarkable showcase.
Raymond Lau Poo Seng, a talented artist from Singapore, faced the challenges of Tourette Syndrome and a humble background. His artistic talent was recognized by his school principal, leading him to pursue art at LaSalle College of the Arts. Despite obstacles, he excelled, winning awards and eventually earning a Fine Arts degree from the University of Tasmania. Raymond’s determination prevailed, even through a life-threatening illness. He gained recognition in New York and held successful solo exhibitions. His contributions to the community and dedication to teaching art further highlight his resilience. Raymond’s story, marked by triumph over adversity, serves as an inspiring testament to the human spirit.