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Serene Yap

Adjunct Lecturer

Arts Management

Qualification

Master of Arts in Art History
The Open University/ LASALLE College of the Arts

Postgraduate Diploma in Art History
The Open University/ LASALLE College of the Arts

Diploma in Arts Management
LASALLE-SIA College of the Arts

Biography

Serene has two decades of experience in arts and culture management in both non-profit and commercial organisations. She was first trained as a sculptor before pursuing a career in arts management. Serene has been with Earl Lu Gallery (now Institute of Contemporary Arts Singapore, LASALLE College of the Arts), Alliance Francaise de Singapour, and in senior management positions at the Asian Civilisation Museum and Art Stage Singapore. Under Grain Projects, she was involved in several projects, including National Youth Film Awards and the Singapore International Film Festival. She holds a Master of Arts in Art History from LASALLE College of the Arts. Serene has been teaching as an Adjunct Lecturer at Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts since 2016.