Love art? Feeling blue at the lack of galleries for you to experience? Fret not, as your worries are about to come to an end! Introducing to you Hypebeast@Uni. A homage to pop culture, Hypebeast@Uni presents contemporary art with specialist food all in one setting.

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A showcase collaboration between pop art gallery simpleArte by iCare.4u and specialist sea urchin restaurant Uni Gallery, this is surely a treat for all visitors.

Featuring the world’s best-known contemporary artists:

  • Takashi Murakami
  • Chiho Aoshima
  • Steven Harrington
  • Shen Jingdong
  • Stijn Valentijn

The original prints by these leading visual proponents will be on sale while diners enjoy their meal. Of which, 10% of all income will be going to the Children’s Society of Singapore.

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“This collaboration provides a platform in which popular art, street culture, and food can align and be accessible to the general public, it’s also helping to provide support to children in need.”

Jason Ong, owner of Uni Gallery

What is “Hypebeast”?

Hypebeast” is a movement based on street fashion that has proven itself to be a strong force in contemporary culture and is often characterized as urban streetwear as well as high priced sneakers. The art pieces inspired by this movement will be displayed in the main dining area and private rooms, being refreshed every time a sale is made. This allows guests to constantly anticipate new limited editions in a series of four shows. The inaugural showcase will also feature an exclusive media-only interaction with Dutch artist Stijn Valentijn via Zoom.

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“Hypebeast@Uni will offer diners the chance to experience modern street art first-hand as simpleArte brings an artistic perspective to the movement often characterized by high priced sneakers and urban streetwear.”

Glen Tay, curator at simpleArte

With its specialist take on Japanese cuisine, Uni Gallery was the obvious choice to showcase the fresh and contemporary works by these world-renowned artists. This allows the diners to be able to connect with and better tap into the “hypebeast” movement.

Hypebeast@Uni forms a part of an ongoing series for 2021. The next installment in April will feature art prints by Old Master Q.

So what are you waiting for? Hypebeast@Uni will open its doors from 19th January till March 2021. Be sure to drop by to experience this showcase!

Date: 19th January – March 2021
Location: 7500A Beach Rd, B1-310 The Plaza, Singapore 199591

Opening hours: Sunday to Thursday
Lunch: 11.30am to 2.45pm (last order)
Dinner: 6pm to 10pm(last order)
Drinks: Till 10:30 pm

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