PHONE HOME // 25th February 2013

Once upon a time, there was an Island in Europe that cultivated a certain sense of style by doing things differently than its neighbors. In the UK, you would find red double decker buses with the steering wheel on the right side. You would also eat sausages and beans in the morning, tea in the … Continue reading

FOR YOUR EYES ONLY // 18th February 2013

Yellowstone National Park in Wyoming, USA, gathers half of the world’s geothermal features. Stretching on an area of nearly 9000 square km, the national park is home to 10,000 geysers, hot springs, mud pots, and fumaroles. What one’s calls “Yellowstone” is a massive volcano that erupted with tremendous force several times in the last two … Continue reading

I ROBOT // 11th February 2013

It happens in downtown Harbin, China. A restaurant hires 20 robots to cook, serve and entertain the guests. Opened in June 2012, the venue has become a place to be in Heilongjiang province’s capital. The experience starts when you enter the place, as a usher robot welcomes you by extending its arm to the side … Continue reading

BREADCRUMBS // 4th February 2013

Your Love is Like a Chunk of Gold is the title of a series of bread loaves with crystallized growths created by Singaporean Sookoon Ang. Strange, isn’t it? Presented at Art Stage Singapore 2013 by Fost Gallery, the artist’s work explores the idea of comfort and pain, as well as beauty VS ugliness in Art, … Continue reading