The U Press Nº12



Jamie Hayon state of play

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State of Play

Award-winning artist-designer Jaime Hayon gives us a glimpse into a life lived in pursuit of wonder.

elodie bellegarde

Food

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From Blueberry to Baby

When one’s weekly food basket helps shed some light on the somewhat intangibility of pregnancy, one ingredient at a time.

Noo Cheng Adam Road Big Prawn Mee

Food

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Neighbour

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Neighbour: Mr Cheng

Behind Mr Cheng's flourishing business is years of experimenting and 20-hour days, during which he perfected the prawn noodles that he is now known for.

jon chiang

Art

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Music

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Artistic Endeavours

Noise Singapore, the largest platform for youth arts locally, is back for its 11th edition. We speak to some of this year’s participants about how their work came to be.

the u symposium

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Breaking Ground

Jeremy Leslie, founder of magCulture, recounts his experience organising and presenting two days of talks by some of independent publishing’s finest practitioners in The U Symposium 2016: Magazines Independent.

kith cafe singapore jane hia

Food

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Familiar Faces

Jane Hia, founder of Kith Café, explains how growing her business has resulted in significant personal growth as well.

Love Thy Neighbourhood keong saik potato head

Culture

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Love Thy Neighbourhood

A look back at Potato Head Folk’s Keong Saik Carnival, a day spent revelling in a curious mix of modernity and nostalgia.

potato head

Culture

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A Growing Tribe

Best known for their Potato Head F&B outlets, co-founder of PTT Family, Ronald Akili, shares how authenticity and soul remain tangible in the group’s multiplying establishments.