Founded in 1990 by the late Kuo Pao Kun, The Substation is Singapore's first independent contemporary arts centre.

The Substation is Singapore’s first independent contemporary arts centre. Established in 1990 by the late Kuo Pao Kun, it is known for its pioneering and experimental arts programming. Over the years, The Substation has worked with some of Singapore’s most critically acclaimed artists, writers and intellectuals including Alvin Tan, Goh Boon Teck, Amanda Heng, Lee Wen and Kok Heng Leun. 

The Substation is a recipient of the National Arts Council’s Major Grant 2014 – 2017.


BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Mr Chew Kheng Chuan (Chairperson)
Consultant in Philanthropy

Mr Graham Berry
Certified Public Accountant and former
CEO of the Scottish Arts Council

Mr Paul Khoo
Finance, art writer

Ms Annabelle Yip
Partner, WongPartnership LLP

Dr Susie Lingham

Mr Edmund Wee
Managing and Creative Director, Epigram

Ms Yuni Hadi
Director of Objectifs Centre for Photography & Filmmaking

Mr Tan Tarn How
Playwright

Mr Neil Murphy
Associate Professor, NTU

Mr Jean-Louis Morisot
Director and COO, Proa Partners Pte. Ltd.

 

 

STAFF

ARTISTIC DIRECTOR
Alan Oei

GENERAL MANAGER
Samantha Segar

PROGRAMME MANAGER (Visual Arts)
Selene Yap

PROGRAMME MANAGER (Education & Outreach)
Ailin Chin

FACILITY MANAGER
Faisal Rahmat

VENUE HIRE COORDINATOR
Munirah Bustamam

ACCOUNTS EXECUTIVE
Alicia Goh

TECHNICIANS
Isyraf bin Sabtu


For general enquiries, please contact  admin@substation.org
+65 6337 7535

For school visits and educational programmes, please email outreach@substation.org

Address
45 Armenian Street,
Singapore 179936

Office Hours
Monday - Friday
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM