OPEN CALL: ISSUE 6 – HABITS

A habit is a routine of behaviour or process that you practise regularly - it is intrinsic to your day, unconsciously performed, and may be a good or bad habit. For issue 6 of Carpe Bloom - the issue to close off 2018 - we don't want to hear about why you think your habit should be [...]

HEART TO SAY WITH EUNCHONG

We spoke to EUNCHONG, the Korean entrepreneur/business-owner of +82 Cafe in Singapore, located at Rendevous Hotel. We had the honour of conducting our first entirely non-English interview with him - with the help of our talented interpreter, Norika. FUN FACT 1: +82 is S.Korea's dialing code! FUN FACT 2: Eunchong's brother is...a member of K-Pop group BTOB! [...]

HEART TO SAY WITH ASIA SAMSON

We reached out to Asia Samson of THE ASIA PROJECT - but it was he who definitely spoke to us first. His interactions with vast audiences over a number of places in the world are fiery, relatable, raw, sometimes jarring - mostly beautiful. Watch him in action - HERE, + a favourite of mine: here. We thank ASIA a [...]

3.5: THE CONTEMPORARY CONDITION

In a contemporary world, how do we find means of connection? In issue 3.5, we deliberate on the  methods in which communication and connections can be forged and formed through  a multitude of devices and avenues – not just through text messaging but through the very same way in which we allow ourselves creative escapes…