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Global Cultural Alliance is a Singapore-based not-for-profit creative and cultural organisation that is a cultural catalyst between arts, culture and society.

Our aim is to create platforms and market opportunities for our creative and cultural organisations to work together among themselves in Singapore and with their counterparts in the region and around the world.


To support the development of artistic and cultural productions and activities (festivals or conferences of any form) reflecting the diverse cultural and communal backgrounds in Singapore together with other bodies, whether directly or indirectly, for the promotion of arts and culture.


To conduct, manage, facilitate or otherwise engage in overseas arts and cultural exchanges, showcases and conferences with the aim of creating, deepening and diversifying new platforms for the benefit of Singapore’s artistic and cultural communities.



To collaborate where necessary in the development and management of artistic and cultural spaces and programmes for local community use.


To conduct, manage, facilitate or otherwise engage in arts and cultural activities, showcases or conferences for the development of an inclusive Singapore society.

Global Cultural Alliance is a wholly-owned subsidiary of The RICE Company Limited.

The team from the RICE Group of Companies, comprising The RICE Company Limited, Global Cultural Alliance Limited and Millet Holdings Pte Ltd, was the team behind The Old Parliament House Limited, which managed arts spaces in Singapore such as The Arts House, Goodman Arts Centre, Aliwal Arts House and Sculpture Square from 2002 to 2014.