1. What is Noise Singapore?
Noise Singapore is one of the largest youth arts platform in Singapore organised by the National Arts Council (NAC) for young people aged 35 and below. As we believe that the arts can engage, empower and inspire future generations, through Noise Singapore’s diverse range of programmes created in collaboration with artists/arts organisations, practitioners and mentors for youth, we hope to get youth engaged in and through the arts while embracing their creative side.
2. I am a young individual with a keen interest in the arts, what does Noise Singapore have to offer me?
i. Volunteer in and through the arts: We are always looking for an extra pair of hands at various times throughout the year for our programmes as well as other Singapore arts event. Register your interest here if you are keen to better understand the arts, play a part in promoting Singapore arts or keen to use the arts to reach out to others!
ii. Networking, Dialogue, Bonding: We are always keen to hear from you to understand what exciting ideas you have about the arts. More importantly, we hope to share different possibilities in and through the arts even as we introduce you to other like-minded young souls, practitioners and artists/arts organisations. That is why we organise Noise Mayhem. For more information on upcoming editions of Noise Mayhem, follow us on Instagram or Facebook @noisesingapore
iii. Learning Opportunities:
v Noise Music Mentorship: A flagship mentorship under Noise Singapore, Noise Music Mentorship offers young budding musicians the opportunity to develop confidence and work alongside music industry gurus. Mentees will get to learn from mentors valuable tips on improving performance techniques, engagement techniques and also get a chance to perform at various live gigs.
v Other learning opportunities: Throughout the year, Noise Singapore also supports and works with various organisations to conduct programmes, mentorships, workshops, etc. across art forms and targeted at various youth interests. Check out our Noise Happenings page for more of such opportunities, or send us your enquiries to firstname.lastname@example.org.
v Noise Anchor Programmes: Noise Singapore partners intermediaries to programme key highlights as part of our annual line-up of youth arts offerings. Stay tuned here for the latest update!
v Noise Singapore Partnerships: Throughout the year, Noise Singapore works with various fellow government agencies, and not-for-profit organisations to open up new spaces for the showcase of youth arts creativity. Follow us on Instagram or Facebook @noisesingapore
v. Resources/Support: If you have an interesting arts idea which engages young people, we have some funding to offer. Please look here and here for more information, or send us your enquiries to email@example.com.
FOR YOUTH, & POTENTIAL PARTNERS AND COLLABORATORS
3. I’m organising an arts event, can I publish my event under Noise Singapore’s Happenings page?
Yes, whether it is an arts showcase or production, a call for young collaborators or a learning opportunity, please submit details of your listing (e.g event, open call, collaborative project) in the form here.
Please note that the priority lies in publicising Singapore-based arts activities for young people. We are unable to list commercial advertising of products or non-arts events. Please allow up to five working days for approved listings to go live.
Noise Singapore reserves the final say on the listings to be published.
4. Partnership vs. Sponsorship
Sponsorship: Noise Singapore is a youth arts initiative under the National Arts Council. As such, we do not offer sponsorship. However, if you are interested in our funding schemes, please refer look here and here for youth-related support schemes, here for details on what is eligible or ineligible for support and here for all other assistance schemes.
Partnerships: We are always open to working with like-minded individual/organisation to share and connect the arts with young people. If you fulfil the following criteria, we would like to hear from you. Please reach out to us at firstname.lastname@example.org.