Visual Arts Centre


Visual Arts Centre is an art institution supported by National Parks Board. Located conveniently above Dhoby Ghaut MRT station, Visual Arts Centre is part of the Arts & Heritage precinct. An accessible glasshouse  building surrounded by nature, come into our studio to experience a therapeutic drawing or painting session, away from the hustle and bustle of city life. Learning art can be fun and exciting with Visual Arts Centre!


Look at our students in action!

Learn in a cosy studio environment!

If you are looking to learn oil painting, acrylic painting, watercolour or drawing and sketching, Visual Arts Centre has got you covered. Offering professional painting and drawing and sketching courses, Visual Arts Centre recruits passionate art students to join us in our lessons. Our art courses are conducted by dedicated art instructors, who will tailor your art experience uniquely to each student.

Our dedicated instructor doing a demo for our student.

Whether you’ve got prior art experience or not, our art lessons will help you improve and hone your artistic skills. With a wide range of mediums, feel free to explore and find out which medium suits you the best. Suitable for beginners and artists of all level of experience and age groups. With our dedicated art instructors, learning art would be an easy feat!

Our student with her beautiful completed oil painting piece!

All our lesson packages come with a comfortable validity period and with our flexible schedule, you will find it an ease to complete your sessions within the course duration. Kick start your artistic journey and learn at your own pace!

Our student with her completed watercolour painting of her favourite picture.

Furthermore, don’t fret about having to buy art materials! All our course fees include art materials. Enjoy a hassle-free experience when you learn with us.

Art Immersion Courses

Choose from all our mediums – drawing and sketching, watercolour, acrylic or oil painting.

Available in 12, 24 and 48 session packages.

Our young student working on her drawing and sketching piece, done from observation of our plaster cast.

In Visual Arts Centre, we offer you a flexible, fun and exciting art learning experience. With this art course, you will be able to pick up any medium of your preference, and switch into another, after you’ve completed a work in your preferred medium. Having this flexibility allows you to learn more than 1 medium, a course suitable for anyone who is looking to try out the different mediums or find for their medium of choice.

Professional Drawing and Sketching / Oil / Watercolour / Acrylic Courses

Drawing and sketching and Oil painting courses are available in 8, 12 and 24 sessions.

Watercolour courses are available in 12, 18 and 28 sessions.

Acrylic course is available in 8 sessions.

A beautiful painting of a plaster cast done with oil paints by our student!

Painting of a beach scenery done with acrylic paints by our student!


Portrait and Nude Life Workshops

Happening once every month on a Thursday evening, join us for a relaxing and therapeutic session of live drawing.


Live demonstration of figure drawing by our art instructor.

Live drawing can also be done using various mediums!

Kids Art Immersion Courses

Have little ones interested in learning art? Enrol them in our fun and exciting Kids Art Immersion courses.

Available in 12 and 24 session passes.

Our happy little ones with their work of art!

Children can try out sculpting as well! Learning how to turn something from 2D and 3D tests a child’s spatial awareness.


Located next to our cosy studio is the Visual Arts Centre Exhibition Gallery, a dedicated art space for international and local exhibitions of art and design. The exhibition gallery presents a spacious, open and comfortable space, with regular art exhibitions for our students and the public to enjoy.

Come and have a unique experience of the arts with us at Visual Arts Centre Exhibition Gallery!


Are you looking for something fun and exciting to do with your team? Visual Arts Centre offers you personalized, fun and enriching Art Jamming sessions! Come join us in this painting experience, a fun day of interaction and bonding with your colleagues! Learn the basics of drawing and painting through the art jamming sessions!

Try out something different with your colleagues, with our Chinese Ink painting art jamming sessions!

Creative team bonding art jamming with Visual Arts Centre!

Contact Us

Email:[email protected]

Phone:6255 0711 / 6733 2155

Location:10 Penang Road, #01-02 Dhoby Ghaut Green, Singapore 238469

By MRT: Dhoby Ghaut MRT Station

By Bus: Bus Stop 08031 (Penang Road), Bus Stop 08057 (Orchard Road)

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