Daniele Aimasso

Strange and Surreal Paradoxes: Interview with Italian artist Daniele Aimasso

Geum Ja (Lady Vengeance) by Daniele Aimasso   Ever wondered what it’s like to be traipsing on the opposing ends of the spectrum – the mysteries of the dark as well as the tranquility of the light – at the same time?   Daniele Aimasso is a visual artist whose art is epitomised by an assemblage … Continue reading

Chetsada Worrayano

Behind Closed Doors : Interview with Thai Fashion Photographer Chetsada Worrayano

  He may be young but the 23-year-old Thai fashion photographer is certainly not blind to issues that are happening around him, especially those that concern the human body   Fuelled by an insatiable thirst for knowledge, Chetsada Worrayano’s newest series of documentary photographs entitled ‘Sensuality’ is a special project that focuses on prostitution, one of … Continue reading

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A Conversation with Professor Tom Inns on the Learning Curves of Design at the Glasgow School of Art Singapore Graduation Show 2015

  Nothing can stop the second cohort of graduating students from the Glasgow School Art Singapore, and their director Professor Tom Inns can attest to that. The Glasgow School of Art Singapore was initially conceived in 2012 as a partnership between the Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) and Temasek Polytechnic (TP), delivering years 3 and … Continue reading

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A Modern Cow Girl’s Escapade into the Wild West with Bimba Y Lola Fall/Winter 2015 Collection

  What is the linkage between fashion and a hunter who kills buffalos? The obvious answer would be ‘nothing’. What Spanish-based label Bimba Y Lola does with its latest Fall/Winter 2015 collection was proving that there is always another way of looking at things that is more than meets the eye. Aptly titled ‘This is Buffalo Bill’, the collection takes inspiration … Continue reading

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Unexpected drama amidst a minimalist landscape at COS Autumn/Winter 2015 collection

It is usually a norm for brands to roll out monochromatic and deeper-toned looks for autumn and winter seasons, so when Swedish clothing brand COS – short for Collection of Style – decided to showcase an array of vibrant coloured pieces alongside black and whites for its Autumn/Winter 2015 collection at its press preview last Thursday, we had to … Continue reading

Felly Loi

A dialogue with artist and fashion photographer Felly Loi on the ephemerality of the human condition

  Felly Loi may be a part of the Couture Troopers team and has since shot numerous runway photos of the various fashion weeks and events, but she is certainly no mere photographer. Trained in both fine arts and fashion design, Felly holds a BA (Hons) degree from LASALLE College of the Arts and a … Continue reading

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Interview with Fashion Photographer Fadli Rahman on ‘Felicia Blaque’, His Newest Drag Queen Project

  Meet Fadli Rahman, a name synonymous with over-the-top fashion photography and dramatic aesthetics. Never shy with his usage of bold colours or effects, the young photographer is always consistent in the quality of his works, never failing to push limits and break boundaries with provoking wardrobes and visual styles– at least for the past seven years of his … Continue reading

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Department store reinvented at Workshop by McNally & co.

  The department store has been the subject in the recent context of fashion business, threading in precarious grounds in the 21st century. It’s relevance has been questioned. It’s ability to survive, as well, has been tested and challenged in all ways possible, especially with the emergence of the numerous online retail platforms. It is with this case study, … Continue reading

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Thai designer label Vinn Patararin pushes boundaries with technology-driven clothes

  Cutting-edge and highly experimental in textile development, VINN PATARARIN is a Thai multi-disciplinary fashion design brand to look out for! It thrills us to discover the brand, which was formed by designer duo Vinn Chokkhatiwat and Patararin Ponprast, who comes from a background of architecture, fashion and art respectively, and hails from Thailand. Vinn has a … Continue reading

Kenzo opening

Kenzo opens its first flagship store in Singapore with a surrealistic mood

Kenzo’s flagship store has finally landed in Singapore! Boasting a 1,250 square feet retail space, the store, which is situated on the first floor of Marina Bay Sands Singapore opened with a massive grand opening party on Thursday evening (16 October 2014). The first flagship store in the country, it houses a full range of … Continue reading

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