Food Places

[Cancelled] An Edible History of Bras Basah.Bugis: Food-Themed Photowalk

by National Library Singapore
22 May • 10:00am • Bras Basah Bugis
22 May • 04:00pm • Bras Basah Bugis

Join us for a talk by an archivist who will share about the food history of the Bras Basah.Bugis precinct and after which embark on a photo walk of the precinct. What awaits you at the photo walk? Learn how to capture food-related sites significant to the Bras Basah.Bugis story. Are you up for it?

Food Themed Photowalk

Due to tightened safe management measures, this physical programme has been cancelled. We will be in touch with participants who had signed up, to arrange for full refunds

This programme is presented by by National Library Singapore x Objectifs


Before heading out on your photo walk, pick up some foundational knowledge of the Bras Basah.Bugis precinct’s food scene by joining a talk organised by the National Archives of Singapore.


Thereafter, a professional photographer will help you up your photography game by imparting techniques to compose better images and tips on how to develop an eye for interesting angles and unique vistas. Armed with all the relevant information, you are now ready to head out for a guided food-themed photo walk of the picturesque neighbourhood.


About Objectifs

Objectifs is a non-profit arts space dedicated to photography and film, with a mission to broaden perspectives and inspire through the power of images. For more information:

National Library Singapore

The National Library Board (NLB) nurtures Readers for Life, Learning Communities and a Knowledgeable Nation by promoting reading, learning and history through its network of 27 public libraries, the National Library and the National Archives of Singapore. NLB also forges strategic partnerships that encourage awareness, appreciation and greater discovery of Singapore’s history through its rich collections on Singapore and the region.

NLB achieves excellence through innovation, focusing on citizen engagement and co-creation, resource and digital innovation. This creates learning opportunities, greater access to library resources, services, and archival collections, as well as a continual development of innovative library spaces. Established on 1 September 1995 as a statutory board, NLB is under the Ministry of Communications and Information (MCI).For more information, please visit the NLB website, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn and YouTube.

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