COLLAPSE OF CONSTRUCTION | TAKING ACTION

School. That’s a place where young people from different racial backgrounds congregate together. We study a wide range of subjects together, take exams together, try not to fall asleep in class – together. And there’s something magical about that. A tight-knit community culture is something characteristic of Singapore. Because we’re a small country, we put in Continue reading COLLAPSE OF CONSTRUCTION | TAKING ACTION

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! Continue reading HEART TO SAY WITH EUNCHONG

CRIMSON INC: the inspiration, creation, and escapism

I’ve been playing drums for 10 years. From then till now, it’s been nothing but music. I’ve got no hobbies, nothing. I eat, breathe and sleep drums, songs and music. So each time I strike that drum, it makes me feel happy. My aim when I play music in a band, is to make myself Continue reading CRIMSON INC: the inspiration, creation, and escapism

ART STAGE 2018: Carpe Bloom Reviews

Carpe Bloom went to Art Stage 2018, an anchor event for Singapore Art Week this year. Art Stage is a fair held annually in both Singapore and Jakarta. Within the fair are galleries – each of these galleries house the individual pieces of artists from Asia and sometimes the home-country of the curators, such as Continue reading ART STAGE 2018: Carpe Bloom Reviews