[Textures] 一起探索和发现:绘本的美好与力量 Discovering the Power and Beauty of Illustrated Books



Showcasing a variety of illustrated books, local author and illustrator Ace Khong will take parents, teachers and kids on a journey through the power and beauty of illustrated books. He will shed light on the creative and imaginative aspects of illustrated books, the relationship between text and image, and how illustrated books can spark conversations between adults and children.

This talk is conducted in Mandarin.

1973 年出生于新加坡,小邝是一名绘本作家。他毕业于 LASALLE 艺术学院视觉艺术系,1998年开始从事平面。除了广告设计,小邝曾参与很多本地儿童教育读本的绘图与故事创作和报刊杂志的平面广告设计。他也曾在中国任职设计部总监。小邝现为多媒体工程师和新加坡南洋理工大学半年刊文学杂志《不为什么》的专栏作家。他的个人网站是http://acekhong.wordpress.com。

About the speaker
Born in Singapore in 1973, Ace Khong is an author and illustrator of Chinese picture books. He graduated from the Department of Visual Arts at the LASALLE School of Art and began working on graphic and advertising design since 1998. Ace has participated in the drawing and creation of stories for many local childrne’s educaitonal books, as well as print advertising design for newspapers and magazines. In 2002, he served as the head of the Design Department of a Singapore Photo Album production company in Chaozhou, China. Ace currently works as a multimedia engineer in A*STAR. He is also the columnist of Nanyang Technological University’s literary Chinese Magazine Why Not? More information about Ace and his works can be found on http://acekhong.wordpress.com.

This programme is a part of Textures 2019, click here for the full festival line-up.

About Textures - A Weekend With Words
7 - 10 Mar, Thu - Sun

Textures - A Weekend With Words returns for its sophomore edition at The Arts House after a successful inaugural run in 2018! The 2019 edition will see the festival take on the theme of “Love and Loss (and some things in between)”. From performances to exhibitions, talks and panels to workshops, Textures will feature your favourite Sing Lit authors, and those you have yet to discover, in a variety of activities.
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Sun Mar 10, 2019
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM SGT
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