Building blocks of Singapore heritage

A mini Lego replica of the former red-brick National Library building brought back good memories for Minister for Communications and Information Yaacob Ibrahim yesterday. The display is part of "The Little Red Brick" Lego art installation, which also
A mini Lego replica of the former red-brick National Library building brought back good memories for Minister for Communications and Information Yaacob Ibrahim yesterday. The display is part of "The Little Red Brick" Lego art installation, which also features miniature replicas of Parliament House, the Merlion and an SBS Transit double-decker bus. The installation is one of six projects showcased in the Past Forward: Hearts and Craft exhibition, being held at the current National Library building in Bras Basah until Aug 28. The projects received support from the irememberSG fund, under the National Library Board's Singapore Memory Project.ST PHOTO: SEAH KWANG PENG

A mini Lego replica of the former red-brick National Library building brought back good memories for Minister for Communications and Information Yaacob Ibrahim yesterday. The display is part of "The Little Red Brick" Lego art installation, which also features miniature replicas of Parliament House, the Merlion and an SBS Transit double-decker bus. The installation is one of six projects showcased in the Past Forward: Hearts and Craft exhibition, being held at the current National Library building in Bras Basah until Aug 28. The projects received support from the irememberSG fund, under the National Library Board's Singapore Memory Project.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on August 04, 2015, with the headline 'Building blocks of Singapore heritage'. Print Edition | Subscribe