Pioneering Spirit Sculpture
Public Art: Pioneering Spirit Sculpture
Also known As : Vitality of the Forerunner
Sculptor: © Aw Tee Hong
Description: The sculpture, which is made
of copper, brass and iron, depicts a ship. This representing Singapore's growth from a humble fishing village
to a thriving metropolis. The deliberate patches on the sculpture honor, the people and events that have
helped shape the ship and steered Singapore to its present day.
Commissioned : Singapore MRT Corporation commissioned
the work for the Raffles Place MRT station.
Date unveiled: 1988
Location: The Pioneering Spirit sculpture is located
at Raffles Place, Singapore.