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Performance Artist Jason Lim Doesn't Mind the Pain at All

Performance artist and ceramicist Jason Lim lets his body and art do the talking

Food & Wine

Indulgences: June 2018

Where to eat, drink, and be merry this month

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Playful Furniture Adds Modern Charm to Raffles City Mall

Marquis HQO’s newly acquired furniture collections fit in perfectly with Raffles City Mall’s contemporary outlook

Food & Wine

MasterChef Asia Winner Woo Wai Leong Opens His First Restaurant

The familiar flavors of Singapore's most revered dishes and delicacies are transformed in the deft hands of Chef Woo Wai Leong

Travel

The Incredible History of an Iconic Manhattan Landmark - The St. Regis New York

A landmark of timeless traditions, The St. Regis New York has a wonderful, eclectic history.

Events

Celebrating A Grand Dame & Great Cars

Marking the 90th anniversary celebration of the Fullerton Building is the inaugural Fullerton Concours d'Elegance — a celebration of luxury, heritage, and fantastic…

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What's In My Portfolio: Tan Mui Huat

Mr. Tan Mui Huat is the CEO of International SOS

Travel

Oman - a Little-Known Luxury Destination With Breathtaking Natural Wonders

Cross the desert like an Arab man – in a linen suit, armed with a fully charged, Wi-Fi-connected smartphone

Fashion & Watches

5 Gorgeous Classic Timepieces Redesigned For The Modern Times

Iconic timepieces in their own right, which have been relooked and redesigned for the 21st century wearer

Women's Prerogative

How Is Jean Wee, COO of Nobel Design Holdings, Adapting to The Rapidly Changing Retail Consumer

Ms. Jean Wee examines the value of an engaging retail experience and maintaining a balanced mix of products and services as a way to counter the flagging consumer…

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Space Travel - From Fantasy to Reality

Dr. Leroy Chiao, former NASA Astronaut and International Space Commander, is one of the lucky few to have travelled to a destination most of us only dream of going:…

Luxury Now

How Are Luxury Products Priced?

Mr. Thibault Ricbourg, a director at Simon-Kucher & Partners in Singapore, explains how price tags end up on luxury products.

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Meet The Head Of Adobe Design Lab, Ms. Silka Miesnieks

She practically sits on a pile of very cool inventions, but Ms. Silka Miesnieks, who heads the Design Lab at Adobe, does not feel that she has seen it all—in…

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What's In My Portfolio: Frederick Lee

Amidst the flouncy dresses and colorful fabrics in his atelier, Singaporean couturier Mr. Frederick Lee walks us through his fabulous creations, as well as thought…

Interiors

The Space Is Right

Not all co-working spaces are made equal. We take a closer look at two new properties that have something for social butterflies who thrive in a buzzing, collaborative…

Travel

Surprise Your Senses at The Slate

Away from the infamous tourist traps and overcrowded beaches, The Slate in Phuket is paradise on Earth that’s surprisingly just 10 minutes away from the airport

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The Full Positive Force

Mr. Patrick Dai is highly optimistic about the positive changes that blockchain technology can bring to society, and what his company Qtum can contribute to the…

Fashion & Watches

5 of Our Favourite Timepieces from Baselworld 2018

With the recent conclusion of Baselworld 2018, we’ve identified some of the timepieces that should definitely be on your radar this year.

Travel

Bringing Home a Cat

Lagoon 50 Makes Waves at Singapore Yacht Show 2018

Luxury Now

A Delicate Balance

Taj Exotica Resort & Spa, Andamans, the first luxury resort to open on India’s untouched beach destination with local island adventures. News flights links from…

Luxury Now

Threading Up

There is made to measure and there is haute couture, which takes made to measure to a whole new different level. It’s every fashionista’s fashion fantasy.

Events

Singapore Hosts the Premier Forum of Designers in Southeast Asia

Design Perspectives x Golden Pin Salon features 3 design gurus from Singapore and Taiwan in the spotlight: Peter Tay, Kimming Yap, and Mark Stocker

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Little Known Pairings

Science and technology are affecting human lives in ways that are so specialized that only a few, unless told, will ever notice.

Speedometer

Best Practice, Best Ride

A leading headhunter demonstrates how professional selection procedures can be an effective tool in choosing the right car.

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A Chain Of Benefits

A better understanding of blockchain technology raises its appeal, and highlights its potential uses in the future

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Power Broker

As a Managing Director at Deutsche Personal Wealth, Elaine Lim-Chan understands the value of performance, a skill she has carried into her love for cars.

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The Community Whisperer

The Quayside brings new energy and possibilities to the established residential enclave in Robertson Quay, but more importantly, it is an idea that sits very well…

Luxury Now

Open Seas

Ever wondered how mega-yachts are born? German yacht builder Luerssen, who has delivered some of the world’s most extravagant custom yachts, takes us behind the…

Luxury Now

The State of Sake: Made with Pure Artistry and Pure Flavor

How artisanal craft sake is changing the global market

Luxury Now

What is Luxury?

6 successful professionals give us their definition of the word luxury and what it means to them

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Sustainable Style

DBS Insignia is at the forefront of celebrating the accomplishments of successful individuals. But beyond this, it also recognizes businesses that make an effort…

Food & Wine

In Whisky's Hidden Domain

Welcome to the secret place where whisky connoisseurship rubs shoulders with exclusivity

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Compound Complex

From reading Isaac Asimov novels to taking a slow boat to China and continuing a tradition, Mr. Basile Guibert has very complex traits that recall those of the…

Speedometer

Luxury Race Car

The 2018 Ferrari GTC4Lusso is practical and authentic, but most will buy this car for its distinctive shape, its steering/drive system and, ultimately, its badge.

Food & Wine

Springtime Sensations at JAAN

Spring calls to mind a delicate touch that’s bestowed on many things – from the way the blues are painted across the sky, the gentle colors of spring blooms,…

What's In My Portfolio

What's In My Portfolio: Aiman Hakim

Visual artist Aiman Hakim walks us through the contents of his portfolio

Fashion & Watches

Montblanc Presents the Meisterstück Le Petit Prince Special Edition

Celebrate the gift of writing with this special edition range of writing instruments, with designs inspired by the famous book by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

Interiors

Sense of Purpose

Singapore welcomes its first Six Senses property at Duxton Road, which brings with it more than just beautifully furnished rooms — it aims to introduce a sense…

Travel

A Journey To Remember

Jacada Travel has prepared a unique itinerary that takes travellers through WWII battle sites, command rooms, and historic estates.

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Don't Hate Me Because I'm Beautiful

Although generations have dismissed beauty as skin deep, in reality its root runs very deep.

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Paper Ties

Calling itself a co-creation space, Paperwork offers creative and design professionals an innovative, shared workplace where they can remain productive and connected…

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Connecting The Dots

By connecting different data silos, Silot creates a powerful one-stop platform that heightens efficiencies and supports new capabilities.

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Required Reading

What leaders are reading to keep them on top of their game

We Must Have A talk

5 Important Questions Answered By 5 Public Relations Experts

Leading PR professionals share how they see the issues of the day

Investing

It’s In The Cards

Bushiroad’s ability to develop a number of related businesses based on trading cards places it on a trail to success.

Fashion & Watches

Longines Conquest V.H.P. Ushers In New Era Of Quartz

With the release of the Longines Conquest V.H.P., be prepared to view quartz technology in a whole new light

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It's All About The People

After almost 20 years in banking, Mr. Anthony Seow finds new things to get excited about. The first is technology that powers innovation and disruption in his sector,…

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What's In My Portfolio: Prudencio 'Deng Coy' Miel

Mr. Prudencio 'Deng Coy' Miel is an editorial artist and painter

Food & Wine

Smitten By Le Binchotan

Delicious new menu, impeccable service, and charismatic chef — what's not to love at Le Binchotan?

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Finding The Common Thread

This is not the time to imagine that we have seen the range of Mr. Aun Koh, who is currently hosting a new TV show and choosing who’s right for the private club…

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Watch Design Endure And Go Places

On the eve of his well-publicized world tour, a tightly packed nine-month journey that would take him from Senegal to Iceland and Peru, British designer Tom Dixon…

Interiors

Marble As Skin

Technology and craftsmanship come together for a new and incredibly chic take on marble

Q&A

Tough Love

There is no sweet-talking here. Life and transformation coach, Mr. Michael Serwa, is all about the tough love, no-nonsense approach when it comes to getting his…

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Divine Dining

Get to know Ms. Jolin Lee, an IT professional-turned-restaurateur, who is introducing a new take on Chinese cuisine with the recently opened Xin Divine on Duxton…

Fashion & Watches

Only Chime Will Tell

The Grand Sonnerie is an articulation of the rare mastery of watchmaking prowess, and this is manifested in its obtainability and desirability

Fashion & Watches

Don't Miss: OMEGA's NATO Strap Pop-Up Boutique

If you're at Baselworld 2018, make a beeline for the OMEGA booth for a chance to fit your watch with a new NATO strap

Fashion & Watches

Chopard Fully Commits To Ethical Gold

Chopard jewellery and timepieces will only use 100% Ethical Gold starting July 2018

Food & Wine

One Night Only: Botanical Cocktail Pairing Dinner

Anti:dote and The Botanist Gin come together for a special one-night-only dinner collaboration on 24 March 2018

Fashion & Watches

Beauty To Behold

A recent crop of timepieces that have left us smitten and will, perhaps, have you feeling the same way too.

Design For A Week And Beyod

Best Of Show

Discover the top ten home decoration trends spotted at the January 2018 edition of Maison&Objet furniture fair in Paris

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What's In My Portfolio: Foo Kwee Horng

Mr. Foo Kwee Horng is a National Arts Council Artist Mentor, a National Institute of Education supervisor, and an SUSS associate

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What's Next For Dr. Goh?

Despite the apparent disparity of pursuits and interests, Dr. Wilson Goh doesn’t really stray far from what he knows and what he likes – and this is key to…

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Zara Tindall And Her Icons

Zara Tindall, one of Britain’s top equestrian athletes is enjoying an impressive career at the pinnacle of the sport

Fashion & Watches

Seeing Green

For Spring, add pops of this fresh, cool hue to your existing wardrobe with this tightly edited selection of accessories

Q&A

Slice of Life: A Peek into The Lives of 5 Top Professionals in Singapore

'Stop chasing the money and start chasing the passion.' - Tony Hsieh

Design For A Week And Beyod

Hello, Tomorrow!

If you’re concerned about a robot takeover looming in the future, here’s good news: it’s gonna be more Judy Jetson than Stepford Wives

Travel

Wendy Long: Design By Choice

Every design choice we make reflects the life we want to lead or aspire to

Design For A Week And Beyod

Design For A Week... And Beyond

Singapore Design Week returns this year with a program comprising activities that will likely continue benefitting everyone beyond the event’s official run

Travel

Where To Next?

As the world changes, the needs and expectations of luxury travelers change along with it. Here, luxury tour operators and property developers tell us what to expect.

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Designing An Icon

André Poulheim of German design studio Noto recalls the scary, challenging, but ultimately, gratifying experience of designing one of Bang & Olufsen’s modern…

Food & Wine

Indulgences: March 2018

Where to eat, drink, and be merry this month

Speedometer

Art Of The Deal

Power, control, and handling. These are attributes shared between business deals and automobiles — two areas in which M&A expert Goh Bock Seng thrives

Special Report

This Is Not A Test

What you are about to see are actual developments that are already changing the way you live your everyday life

Profile

The Subject And Object Of Design

Mr. Kristof Crolla talks about the challenges and the bright prospects of design in the hands of young Asian talents

Profile

The Designer In Her Work

Ms. Rossana Hu, founding partner of Neri&Hu Design and Research Office, explores the possibility of the designer inhabiting her creation, in an interview she gave…

Special Report

Cutting Edge Face Recognition

Dr. Jiashi Feng works with dynamic artificial neural network – the restless brain of machines that are smart enough to perform complex tasks such as speech recognition,…

Special Report

Cutting Edge Telephony

The application of Voice Over Internet Protocol (VoIP) and Private Branch Exchange (PBX) is paving the way to cost-efficient, high-quality telephone communications.…

Food & Wine

Indulgences: February 2018

Where to eat, drink, and be merry this month.

Special Report

Drug Development

As a drug developer with Tychan, a scientific and technical research organization, Dr. Yok Hian Chionh believes that proactively creating systems that rapidly design…

Special Report

Quantum Computation

Given the nature of Dr. Joseph Fitzsimons' research, it is unlikely that most people will ever interact with it. Quantum computing is developing yet these protocols…

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Better Than Cure

Cyber security is a concern for every organization whose existence and viability are linked to a robust online presence

Interiors

The Rong Zhai Revival

Prada has opened a new cultural center in Shanghai following a sensitive restoration of the Rong Zhai mansion

Profile

The Heart of the Matter

Managing some of the largest family fortunes in Southeast Asia has given Ms. Elaine Lim-Chan, a managing director of a global private bank, an opportunity to draw…

Food & Wine

Celebrate Valentine's Day At The Tastiest Spots Around Town

Whether it's a blissful evening by the sea or savoring a sumptuous meal at one of Singapore's best hotels, here's where you can bring your one true love for an…

Fashion & Watches

Perfected Algorithm

We’ve all heard of perpetual calendars, but what are they exactly, and what makes them so special?

Profile

Fair and Smart

From user-led designs to online sales platform and smart feedback processing, Faire Leather Co. is setting standards for other modern consumer brands to emulate

Profile

Sound Management

In 2010, just three years after its foundation, Devialet launched its first product, D-premier, and immediately earned the admiration of audiophiles and industry…

Q&A

A Shift In Perspective

Anders Buchmann, Bang & Olufsen's Chief Intrapreneur, tells us how his advertising background helped shape the success of the revolutionary BeoSound Shape speaker

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Legacy Series: TK and Jonathan Quek

Father and son architect duo, T K and Jonathan Quek, on the importance of continuing family legacies

Travel

Wendy Long: Sphere of Influence

The Internet has changed the way we obtain information, but it is social media that has revolutionized the way we communicate and process.

Fashion & Watches

Wendy Long: Take It Personal

Bridge the gap between the convenience of online shopping and the realness of a brick-and-mortar experience with a warm human touch.

Events

Special Exhibitions: Art Stage Singapore 2018

Whether you’re pressed for time or just want to dive straight into the best of the best, here are three special exhibitions at Art Stage Singapore that should…

Events

In Anticipation: Art Stage Singapore 2018

ART STAGE, the flagship – and perhaps the largest – show of the Southeast Asian art scene, returns this month, celebrating the best of Thai art, the third edition…

Fashion & Watches

Auspicious Times Ahead

With Chinese New Year fast approaching, make sure you meet it in auspicious style with these eye-catching seasonal timepieces.

Fashion & Watches

Go for the Gold

Whether it’s mentioned in fantastical tales and legends, a form of currency, or adorning the body, gold is truly the undisputed symbol of luxury and success

Food & Wine

New Year, New Feasts

Here are the best new places to dine in so that you can start 2018 on a delicious high

Profile

Unlimited Engagement

Brick and mortar stores are connecting to retail consumers in new and exciting ways. For Orchard Turn Developments, which manages ION Orchard, this means working…

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A Singapore Olympian As An Everyman

Mr. Oon Jin Teik possesses the amazing qualities of an Olympian and the trusty traits of a fine gentleman – two qualities that more than qualify him to helm demanding…