ACTS Gala 2016 - Auction Preview
Each year, at the Gala dinner, we have an auction to raise funds for the various missions that reaches out to Cambodia, Myanmar, Philippines and Vietnam. Here is a preview of this year's curated list.
CALVARY WITH COMPASSION
Dimensions: 23cm by 16.5cm by 4.5cm
Romanesque Crucifix carved in Dolomite by monks of the Monastic Family of Bethlehem of the Assumption of the Virgin and of Saint Bruno.
MELODY series (set of 3)
Dimensions: 30cm by 30cm each
Set of 3 paintings executed by Canal Cheong Jageroos and exhibited in the 2013 Venice Biennale Art Exhibition. Canal blends Chinese calligraphic techniques with modern materials.
VIRGIN OF KAZAN -19th Century Russian Icon
Dimensions: 22.8cm by 18.4cm
Provenance: Icon from the Temple Gallery, London
Sir Richard Temple is a world authority on religious icons and he has selected this depiction of our Lady of Kazanskaya which is associated with miraculous healing.
Set of 2 original Lithographs
- OUR LADY OF PERPETUAL HELP
- CHRIST PANTOCRATOR
Dimensions: 37cm by 30cm
Set of 2 Lithographs with limited edition numbers sourced in Florence Italy. Executed by Encio Uzunov, a renowned lithographer who depicts religious figures in byzantine styles and colours.
Dimensions : 26 by 31 cm
Sculptor: Ernest Massuet 2003
Fraternitas (Brotherhood) is a tribute to friendship among people, to the trust we place in friends. The word 'friendship ' is written in several languages across earth's five continents.
Dimensions: 34 by 21cm
Sculpture: Ernest Massuet 2003
A reflection of man's dreams, his aspirations and goals. Imaginatio is a reflection of man's ideals.
YAMAZAKI SINGLE MALT WHISKY Limited Edition 2015
Strictly for whisky aficionados, we present from Suntory a single malt aged 20 years in Sherry casks. A collector's bottle was created with the stills of the distillery painted in the background.
WINDOW OF HOPE, NEPAL WATERCOLOUR
Dimensions : 38 by 28cm
Watercolour by Dr Christopher Wee, family physician and artist who trained under Ong Kim Seng. Donated by Dr Christopher Wee
GOLD ROSARY - handcrafted in GOA
Elegant yellow gold Rosary to be cherished as a favourite family heirloom. Donated by Michelle Sandhu and Hari Dillon
GREEN JADE PERANAKAN DROP EARRINGS
WHITE JADE PERANAKAN DROP EARRINGS
Handcrafted and presented by Foundation Jewellery, …an atelier who is renowned for superb craftsmanship and reinterpretation of heritage with style and beauty. Each piece is a unique and exclusive creation.