Ministry of Culture, Community and Youth
Inspiring
youths to shape Singapore's future together
Role: Art Director
Done at: Tribal Worldwide
Installation
Interactive
Challenge
MCCY & NYC wanted youths of today to voice out their opinions about today’s issues and shape Singapore’s future. But the problem is that youths don’t care about government initiatives.

Idea: Non-advertising, to advertise to the youth
We created a series of interactive conversations that rally the youth in Singapore to step forward and take action in the co-creation of our shared future.

We hijacked malls with interactive art installations. We invited youths to rub shoulders with their favourite radio & TV personalities over a cup of bubble tea while trading thoughts on important values. We hosted masterclasses that got youths to think about their future.
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Room for Change
“Hyper-interactive living space shows how sustainability starts from simple, everyday actions.”
Room For Change welcomes youths to start sustainable habits from home. A closet opens to reveal the consequences of fast fashion. A digital dining table top transforms to provide some food for thought about the harmful effects of plastic waste. Placing a mobile phone on a computer desk triggers a chain effect on multiple devices, to illustrate the importance of recycling electronic waste.
Electronic waste
Fashion waste
Plastic waste
Youths-like-Us
“Youths-like-us spark the next move for shaping dreams of Singapore’s youth.”
While Singapore’s youths are diverging from traditional paths of success, they still require assurance that Singapore is a land of opportunities which enables them to pursue their dreams.

Youths-like-us profiles famous Singaporeans before their successes, to show youths that they too started as everyday Singaporeans – informing youths that success isn’t about going where someone has gone before, but paving your own way forward with confidence.

When youths approach each life-sized statue, they will get a “call” from the personality via an iPad, who encouraged them to define success in their own way.
Youths-like-Us:
Masterclass
“Paving and defining your own way of success is one of the best things you can do for yourself."
We also held a contest for the youths to be part of their chosen role model's masterclass. So we hosted four masterclasses, where we seeded the message of “confidence” and “progress” through veterans from the culinary, creative, entertainment and sports scene. These masterclasses encouraged youths to share ideas on how society can better support each other to pave their own way forward.
Spark The Next:
School Hangout
Hanging around in school? We'll bring the conversation to you.
In 13 institutes of higher learning, Spark The Next: School Hangout invited youths to rub shoulders with their favourite radio DJs and TV personalities over a cup of bubble tea, while trading thoughts on the five messages – inclusivity, sustainability, progress, confidence and care.
Awards
MARKIES 2020

WON
Gold: Most Creative - TV / Video Advertising
Bronze: Most Creative - Communications / Public Relations
Bronze: Most Creative - Out-of-Home

SHORTLIST
Most Creative - Content Marketing
Most Creative - Event
Most Creative - Government Sector / Non-Profit Marketing
Most Creative - Integrated Media
Most Creative - Launch / Re-Launch
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