Indian entrepreneur Shobhan Mittal of Greenply Industries shares his love for well-designed furniture, vibrant colours and cutting-edge technology, and how everything came together to shape his new home in Sentosa.
Inside the age-old practice of Japanese tea making, tea and design intertwine to bring out the universal values of harmony and respect at the heart of human relationships.
Patrizia Moroso tells us how she worked with Patricia Urquiola to build her home in the city, and how a living space will constantly evolve alongside its inhabitants’ changing tastes and desires.
Improved and remastered, the iconic Aeron chair takes a stand to meet the demands of a contemporary workspace.
Singaporean racer Yuey Tan talks to XTRA about performance, reliability and precision—values synonymous with good design.
Offering an insightful journey into the disappearing world of industrial crafts of Jalan Besar, The Machinist is a poignant study of the value and meaning of craft in the modern age. They do refer to themselves as either artists or craftsmen.
From mid-century modern marvels to contemporary creations by renowned international designers, here are our picks for this holiday season’s must-have design staples.
A dedicated happiness centre in Bhutan teaches valuable lessons in achieving contentment within facilities that inspire with their ecologically and culturally sensitive design approach.
Pivotal in the 20th century design history, the definitive Bubble Lamp by industrial designer George Nelson continues to remain a tour-de-force of aesthetics and functionality decades after its making.
The pavilion designed by DP Architects for Archifest 2016 was a spirited breath of fresh air that flowed through the Central Business District.