Category Archives: STYLE

Mardi Gras Festival in France

On 16 February, the French celebrate Mardi Gras, literally meaning Fat Tuesday.  Originally a catholic celebration, this is a festival where people will eat richer, fatty foods before the ritual fasting of the Lent. In the past, children would dress up and visit different households in search of sweet desserts. The Mardi Gras marks the end of the festive […]

CREATE YOUR OWN PERFUME

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PRIVATE PERFUME WORKSHOPS Love Atelier (23 Oct): A unique perfume workshop tailored for you and your loved one to feel even closer and connected. Create a perfume that encapsulates you as a couple. My First Scent (24 Oct): Discover new and limitless possibilities to express your personality through this unique workshop. Dare to create your […]

PHOTOGRAPHY WALKING TOUR WITH XAVIER KEUTCH

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(RE)DISCOVER SINGAPORE WITH A NEW LENS Come and (re)discover Singapore with a photographic eye with Xavier Keutch. You will explore and enjoy a walk through Chinatown, Arab Street, Marina Bay, Little India, Chinese Garden or the Botanic Gardens. “It is the photographer, not the camera, that is the instrument” – Eve Arnold. TIME: 10AM – […]

ASIA IN FASHION

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SHARING FROM THE ASIAN CIVILISATIONS MUSEUM (SINGAPORE), YVES SAINT LAURENT MUSEUM (PARIS) AND ANDREW GN Fashion designers have encountered, been inspired by and imagined Asia in a variety of ways in the course of centuries. As a global fashion capital, Paris is home to designers, from the West and the East, who have attempted to […]

Reshape your home with Le French Design

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During lockdown, Le French Design by VIA is encouraging the design ecosystem to exchange, reflect and anticipate in a positive spirit. In a weekly short series, Le French Design proposes spontaneous interviews with personalities from all around the world to share simple and accessible ideas for making our homes cosier. On June 1st, industrial designer […]

Fashion Artisan Week at Alliance française

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Don’t miss the most glamorous event of the year at Alliance Française de Singapour! Come and discover some amazing rising local designers, alumni from the well known LASALLE College of the Arts during an exceptional evening. Grab a glass of champagne and admire their creations on the catwalk. Then catch the screenings of two documentaries […]

matali crasset and Nathan Yong: a Design Dialogue

Both designers started their own practice in 1998, on different continents. By education, matali crasset is an industrial designer. She sees design as a research process. She works from an off-centred posture that lets her act on daily life while projecting scenarios for the future at the same time. Her work consists in looking for […]

French designer matali crasset: documentary screening and Q&A session

matali crasset, a French designer with an international reputation, tells about herself in the documentary “matali crasset, playful and political design”. Directed by Rémy Batteault and produced by Cocottesminute in co-production with Centre Pompidou for the Influences collection, France 5, the film gives matali crasset the floor to express her origins, her early days working […]