SOTA: School of the Arts Singapore

Forging emotional connections through the arts and medicine

Published on Sep 14, 2021

Class of 2020 alumna Chia Shu-En Stephanie is one of 168 freshmen at the Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine (LKCSM) this year. Reflecting on her time at SOTA, Stephanie chats with us about how her Visual Arts training has helped her strive to understand human emotion and connections while also providing useful analytical skills.
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Let's Meet - Ms Ariana Bte Selamat

Published on Sep 08, 2021

Ms Ariana Bte Selamat might be a familiar face to some of us who have been to the SOTA Administration Office. From handling admission-related matters to assisting with various requests, she is part of an important team which ensures the smooth running of student affairs' functions at SOTA.
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Let's Meet - Ms Chia Poh Hian

Published on Aug 27, 2021

To Ms Chia, teaching, in some ways, helps her to effect the change she wants to see in the world. Read on to find out what teaching means to her and what gives her the greatest satisfaction in her work.
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#staffofsota - Let's meet Ms Linda Lai!

Published on Aug 13, 2021

Our teaching support staff play a significant role in supporting lessons and students' learning. With over 20 years of experience working in school science laboratories, Ms Linda Lai shares more about her role as a senior laboratory technician at SOTA.
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#staffofsota - Let's meet Mr Yeo Ker Siang!

Published on Jul 23, 2021

Many of our arts teachers are practising artists who offer students insights into the creative inspirations and perspectives of real-life arts practitioners. In this interview, we find out more from Mr Yeo Ker Siang (SOTA Visual Arts faculty) about his educational and artistic philosophy.
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The Mother-Daughter Ceramics Duo

Published on Jan 20, 2021

We caught up with Class of 2019 Visual Arts alumna Tan Shao Qi and her mother, Ms Jaslin Poh, to find out how they felt exhibiting together for the first time and organising the exhibition during the pandemic.
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SOTA Parents share their experience

Published on Oct 26, 2020

A key member of the SOTA community is our SOTA parents. In this feature, we reach out to SOTA parents to hear their experience as parents watching their children bloom and grow in this school.
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Let's Meet - Yanni Chia

Published on Oct 02, 2020

We caught up with Class of 2014 Visual Arts alumnus Yanni Chia to find out what he is doing after graduating from SOTA and his artistic inspiration behind the collage artworks on his Instagram feed.
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Bringing characters to life with her voice

Published on Feb 03, 2020

Leonie Koh (Theatre, 2015) fell in love with voice acting since she was 14 years old. She pursued her passion after SOTA and was recently selected to play the main character of upcoming game, Chinatown Detective Agency. Leonie shares more about her love for voice acting with us.
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Confident, creative change-makers of the future

Published on Jan 31, 2020

The Class of 2019 has blossomed into confident, caring, critical thinkers and many have leveraged their artistic skills and creativity to embark on various meaningful initiatives during their time at SOTA. They share their thoughts on their SOTA experience.
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