S.E.A. Aquarium at Resorts World Sentosa unveiled four light-art installations during a media preview of Glowing Ocean. Putting the spotlight on the science behind the signs and signals emitted by the ocean’s hues, the event aims to educate guests on how these colours serve as tell-tale signs on the adverse effects of climate change on marine life. The Glowing Ocean installations will run from 30 November 2019 to 1 January 2020, and is included with admission to S.E.A. Aquarium.
This year’s edition of Glowing Ocean, a special showcase at S.E.A. Aquarium for the festive season, marks a collaboration with several artists who will convey the impacts of climate change through their signature art styles and interactive installations. Through the installations, these artists hope to highlight how the public can make a positive difference to marine life.
An in-house concept by the RWS creative team, When Corals Fade depicts how rising temperatures trigger an ominous chain reaction which causes multi-hued corals to bleach and eventually dies. Built with 25kg worth of plastic waste, the installation espouses the importance of healthy corals for ecosystems to thrive and how an adverse shift will affect the ecological balance of