LASALLE College of the Arts in Singapore is a leading tertiary institution in cutting edge contemporary arts and design education and practice. The college offers 31 diploma, undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in fine arts, design communication, interior design, product design, film, animation, fashion, dance, music, theatre, arts management, arts pedagogy and practice, art therapy, and Asian art histories.
Its faculty is led by a community of award-winning artists, designers, educators and researchers, and their practice-led research sets LASALLE apart as an international centre of excellence. Critically acclaimed alumni form the core of the cultural and creative sectors in Singapore and increasingly, internationally.
The BA(Hons) Fashion Design and Textiles Programme focuses on the design and construction of the fashion garment addressing physical, aesthetic and social needs within contemporary fashion, covering traditional to contemporary approaches in developing ideas from paper to object, theory to practice, and fabric to garment.
Established in 1938, the Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts (NAFA) is Singapore’s pioneer arts education institution, well-known for grooming diverse artistic talent. Through research-based practice and experiential learning, NAFA nurtures creative talent who lead at the forefront of both traditional and contemporary art practices.
The academy offers full-time diploma and degree programmes across three schools: the School of Art and Design (which offers studies in fine art, design and media, fashion studies and 3D design), the School of Music and the School of Arts Management, Dance and Theatre.
NAFA has nurtured 13 Cultural Medallion Award recipients and 14 Young Artist Award winners among prominent alumni who play integral roles in the arts and creative fields, in Singapore and abroad.