Rev up your Formula 1 (F1) week in Singapore with a touch of sophistication and culture. This September, F1 enthusiasts and art lovers alike are in for a treat as Ode To Art, an art gallery in Raffles City, presents an exclusive opportunity to enhance your F1 experience.

Simply flash your F1 pass for a complimentary glass of Prosecco, while indulging in a personalised art tour.

The allure of speed and elegance awaits as you dive into a world of captivating artworks crafted by international and local artists. As you explore the gallery’s curated collection, you’ll find yourself immersed in a unique synergy that marries the thrilling energy of F1 with the refined world of art and luxury.

Artists that you don’t want to miss

Among the distinguished artists, several names stand out, each bringing their own distinct style and vision to the exhibition.

The Big Money Bag by Paul Rosso. Photo: Ode to Joy

Paul Rosso, an American artist renowned for his innovative “Flat Depth” concept, uses plexiglass to create hyper-realistic and pop-art-inspired sculptures that truly come alive on a 21st-century scale. Look out for his striking piece, “The Big Money Bag,” featuring an actual Chanel bag and an array of iconic money-related items collected by Rihanna.

Burst Marilyn by Patrick Rubinstein. Photo: Ode to Joy

French artist Patrick Rubinstein, celebrated for his pieces inspired by Kinetic Art and Optical Art, presents works that seem to dance before your eyes. His art takes on a mesmerising quality, evolving with every viewer’s movement. Don’t miss “Cine Mickey” and “Burst Marilyn,” which come to life in response to your gaze.

SumoCat by Hiro Ando. Photo: Ode to Joy

Hiro Ando, a Japanese artist renowned for blending traditional Japanese elements with contemporary culture, delivers a visual feast with his Nippon neon sculpture creations of enlarged toy cartoon characters. Keep an eye out for “SumoCat,” “Hello Pandasan,” and other iconic pieces that have found a home in Steve Aoki’s collection.

Whether you’re a racing aficionado or an appreciator of fine art, this distinctive experience promises to leave a lasting impression. Maximise your F1 pass and seize the chance to be part of this extraordinary fusion of Art & Wine during F1 week in Singapore. 

Ode To Art

Date: 1-30 September 2023

Location: Raffles City Shopping Centre, 252 North Bridge Rd, #01-36E F, Singapore 179103
Opening hours: 11am-9pm

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