The late Brother Joseph McNally, founder of LASALLE College of the Arts, was one of Singapore’s champions of the creative arts and arts education. His legacy continues to inspire new generations of artists and arts educators, as we strive towards a higher level of creative excellence.

Mission, Vision & Values

Our Mission

LASALLE exists to:

  • Inspire students to become forward-looking, globally engaged creative artists and critical thinkers who will contribute meaningfully to transformations of culture and society
  • Develop and provide arts leadership for Singapore by fostering imagination, experimentation and new knowledge in creative practice and research
Our Vision

LASALLE will be:
Asia’s leading contemporary arts and design institution

Our Values
  • Collaboration
  • Excellence
  • Courage
  • Agility
  • Engagement
Our Culture

LASALLE promotes the significance of the arts to effect personal, social and economic transformations. An empowering and dynamic environment inspires ambitious aspirations for staff and students, and the development of high-level skills, creativity and critical reflection.


Hear from our President, Professor Steve Dixon, a world-renowned academic, researcher and interdisciplinary artist with a distinguished career in both higher education leadership and the professional creative industries.

History & Milestones

Discover more about our founder Brother Joseph McNally and our journey towards excellence.

Organisation Structure

LASALLE is led by Professor Steve Dixon. As the President, he inspires his management team to pursue creativity and excellence in their professional practices.

Year in Review

Learn more about the College’s achievements and developments in this annual review.

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Income & Expenditure Statement

View the Financial Statements for FY2022/23

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Annual Report

View the Annual Report for FY2022/23


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