Wan Qing Festival of Spring 2021 – Double Prosperity in Singapore
Sun Yat Sen Nanyang Memorial Hall
12 Tai Gin Road
Wan Qing Festival of Spring 2021 – Double Prosperity Venue: Outdoor Lawn of Sun Yat Sen Nanyang Memorial Hall 12 Tai Gin Rd, Singapore 327874 Date: 5 January – 28 February 2021 Free admission For more information, refer to https://www.sysnmh.org.sg & www.facebook.com/sysnmh A collaboration between the Sun Yat Sen Nanyang Memorial Hall and artists Tan Yizi and Lee Hsieh-Lung of Blackbox, a design and collectible label based in Chengdu, China, Double Prosperity is an outdoor installation featuring two large Foo Dou Guardian Lions. It comprises one male guardian lion with its paw on an embroidered ball and one female guardian lion restraining a playful cub. Traditionally installed in front of imperial Chinese palaces to protect the buildings and their residents, these guardian lions can also be found in other parts of Asia including Japan, Korea, Tibet, Thailand, Burma, Vietnam, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Cambodia, Laos and Singapore.