25 May 2018

7.30 to 8.30pm

+65 6332 7591
Free with museum admission
Getting Here

Join exhibition curator Peter Lee to hear his thoughts and get exclusive behind-the-scenes insights into the world of early photography, and how it was used in the Peranakan community.

This tour is fully registered. Please watch out for the next Curator Tour by Dominic Low in October 2018.

About the Curator

Peter Lee is an independent art and heritage consultant, and the honourary curator of the NUS Baba House, a historical house museum managed by the National University of Singapore. He is the co-author of The Straits Chinese House (1998). For the Asian Civilisations Museum and Peranakan Museum, he has curated the exhibitions Junk to Jewels: The Things that Peranakans Value (2008), Sarong Kebaya: Peranakan Fashion and Its International Sources (2011), and Port Cities: Multicultural Emporiums of Asia, 1500-1900 (2016). In 2016, he also co-curated Singapore, Sarong Kebaya and Style at the Fukuoka Art Museum and the Shoto Museum in Tokyo. He is guest curator for the Amek Gambar exhibition.