Justin Zhuang, editor of SingaPlural 2017’s feature project TOMORROW: Design Stories of Our Future, shares his thoughts on storytelling, design, and the inextricable link they share today.
Machineast, Roots and Japanese casual wear retailer UNIQLO shed light on their collaboration, and discuss the evolving role of technology in design.
When shared respect for a creative medium, philosophy or aesthetic gives rise to partnerships that inspire.
Mark Yong, chairman of SingaPlural, explains how his involvement with the design festival has informed his own approach to collaborations and design.
Chinese couturier Guo Pei looks back on her 30 years in the industry and what luxury means to her.
Award-winning artist-designer Jaime Hayon gives us a glimpse into a life lived in pursuit of wonder.
Nathan Yong, a prolific homegrown furniture designer and co-founder of Grafunkt, discusses his new book and what he hopes to accomplish with it.
Into the minds of the Singapore × New York City architects that understand how to build for a new progressive way of living.
Nathan Yong, co-founder of furniture design label Grafunkt, on the many facets that contribute to good design.
Founder of Nendo, Oki Sato, on why great ideas are best conceived from the simplicity of everyday life.
Tom Dixon, industrial designer and creative director of his eponymous brand, on the importance of naivete.
Supermama, proving all objects have a story to tell, one touch at a time.
Jefery Kurniadidjaja and Nathan Yong, founders of Grafunkt, on constructing a future built on customer relations and quality craftsmanship.
Rolf Hay, founder of Danish furniture brand HAY, on achieving timeless design with patience and panache.
A salute to forward-looking young designers with a drive to make a difference in the world we live in, one ingenious invention at a time.
A conversation with the Spanish artist-designer on his notion of never-ending play.
At Hotel Wiesler, things are done differently. We find out what matters at this hotel by speaking to the courageous spirit behind it.
A conversation with the architect on the ever inventive mind.