Bright lights, shine high

With my new iPhone 12 Pro max, I impatiently cycled to Marina Barrage to test out the highly acclaimed night mode function. And I was impressed by the results of the photos. Every photo looks professionally taken. I am not exaggerating, but they really don’t look that bad. Perhaps the bright lights are a signContinue reading “Bright lights, shine high”

Two Brands, Two Fates

I sit in between two buildings ; Heeren [Robinsons] and Apple Orchard and reflect upon the fate of the two companies. Both shops were filled with queues. Fanatics were calm, waiting for their turn to check in using their Singpass Mobile APP. And it seems there’s a sense of urgency in the people. All anticipatingContinue reading “Two Brands, Two Fates”

My Chinatown, Digital SLR on a Sunday.

I decided to pay Chinatown a visit yesterday. It was an impromptu trip filled with nostalgic moments, reflections and flashbacks. My Canon 700D has been staring at me every since I shifted to my current location. The common thought, among many, is whether digital SLR cameras can continue to match up with the impeccable, AppleContinue reading “My Chinatown, Digital SLR on a Sunday.”

Interesting facts of the Singapore entertainment scene that will surprise you

Do you know where – or what – Singapore’s first cinema was? Or did you know that Singapore’s first locally produced drama was aired in 1982? We bet you don’t! Read on to learn more about these 5 fun facts from the Singapore entertainment scene – some more surprising than others. 1. A 10-year banContinue reading “Interesting facts of the Singapore entertainment scene that will surprise you”

‘American Horror Story’ murder house opens to public for first time ever for paranormal Halloween weekend livestream

With this week’s announcement that The Infamous American Horror Story Murder House will open to the public for the first time ever, homeowners Dr Ernst von Schwarz and his wife Angela Oakenfold have now revealed the list of participants for the three-day, 24-hour first-ever live stream event from the notorious historical Los Angeles monument. WatchContinue reading “‘American Horror Story’ murder house opens to public for first time ever for paranormal Halloween weekend livestream”

Interesting arts-related courses you can sign up for

If you’re interested in the arts, Singapore is one of the best places to be to pursue a career in the arts scene – be it music, dance or fashion. There are tons of courses out there for you to help kick start the road to your dream career, and we’ve narrowed down a fewContinue reading “Interesting arts-related courses you can sign up for”

5 of Singapore’s most Instagrammable architecture

Forget Marina Bay Sands or Gardens by the Bay; if you’re Singaporean, you’ve probably taken pictures at these places hundreds of times. Leave these iconic places to the tourists, and check out these 5 Instagrammable gems instead – there are sure to take your IG game up a notch. 1. Parkview Square Photo Credit: TheContinue reading “5 of Singapore’s most Instagrammable architecture”

5 Places in Singapore offering fun art workshops

There’s no better time than now to start learning something novel, be it a new skill or just trying out a new hobby. If you’re into the arts, you’ll be glad to know that there are tons of places in Singapore for you to get down, dirty and creative. With that, we’ve collated a listContinue reading “5 Places in Singapore offering fun art workshops”

5 Singaporean artists you should follow on Instagram

You don’t always have to visit an art gallery in order to view good art! Thanks to technology and social media, many Singaporean artists have taken to Instagram to promote their artwork, so you can be inspired with the click of a button. Not sure who to start following? Perhaps this list will help. 1.Continue reading “5 Singaporean artists you should follow on Instagram”

5 Singaporean female models you should know

When we think of famous models, it’s often the likes of Naomi Campbell, Kate Moss and Tyra Banks. But in fact, we don’t need to look too far! Here on our little red dot, we do have an impressive list of famous female models who have made their mark in the fashion industry. These 5Continue reading “5 Singaporean female models you should know”

5 ways to contribute to Singapore’s art scene

Due to the pandemic, many theatre productions and studios were forced to halt their activities or shift performances online. Undeniably, the arts scene in Singapore has been hit hard and performers everywhere are struggling to stay afloat. With that, here are 5 ways you can help and contribute to the Singapore art scene. 1. DonateContinue reading “5 ways to contribute to Singapore’s art scene”

Nalati Restaurant & Events -The first garden-themed restaurant in the heart of CBD

Nalati Restaurant & Events @ Distrii Singapore is the first of its kind garden themed restaurant in the heart of the CBD at Republic Plaza. Nalati is where your senses are enticed by a unique combination of casual dining with experiential shopping and art. Open daily from breakfast to dinnertime, it is the perfect placeContinue reading “Nalati Restaurant & Events -The first garden-themed restaurant in the heart of CBD”

5 cool contemporary art galleries in Singapore you should visit

If you think you’ve exhausted your list of art galleries to visit in Singapore, think again. And no, we’re not talking about the Singapore Art Museum or Art Science Museum – you’ve probably visited these places a ton of times by now. In this article, we’ve profiled 5 cool and less mainstream contemporary art galleriesContinue reading “5 cool contemporary art galleries in Singapore you should visit”

Hitmaker Global Academy launches International Solo and Ensemble Competition series 3

Hitmaker Global Academy, an advanced teaching methodology contemporary music learning school, has launched the International Solo & Ensemble competition for the second year. This year the competition will combine both the Solo and the Ensemble segments and will be conducted online due to the ongoing Covid-19 Pandemic. A total of 750 participants have signed upContinue reading “Hitmaker Global Academy launches International Solo and Ensemble Competition series 3”

5 tips on how to survive the Entertainment Industry

Underneath the glitz and the glamour of the entertainment industry, there’s a lot of hard work, struggles, and failure that most do not see. Understandably, making it to stardom is incredibly difficult, and some may even say it’s harsh and brutal. Regardless, it’s no walk in the park even for the most talented of stars.Continue reading “5 tips on how to survive the Entertainment Industry”

5 Places to buy art pieces in Singapore

Buying and collecting art may seem like an atas hobby, but it doesn’t have to be. To be one who appreciates art, you don’t have to spend a fortune to hang a million dollar painting on your wall. Here are 5 places where you can purchase affordable art in Singapore – and they’re all online,Continue reading “5 Places to buy art pieces in Singapore”

Introducing Swatch BIG BOLD SPECTRUM

Sounds, colors, pace. Life in cities never stops, no matter what time of the day. The metropolitan vibrations are fascinating, overwhelming, exciting. There is no time for a break, and when the sun goes down, the spotlight goes on and the stage is set: For you. It makes you want to keep running and exploringContinue reading “Introducing Swatch BIG BOLD SPECTRUM”

6 Singapore shows on Netflix you can binge

6 Singapore shows on Netflix you can binge to #supportlocal In commemoration of Singapore 55th birthday, Netflix launched a series of Singapore shows in August for your binging pleasure. From old-time favorites such as Growing Up to record-breaking movies like Ah Boys To Men II, here are 6 local shows that you should add toContinue reading “6 Singapore shows on Netflix you can binge”

5 local musicians you should add to your Spotify playlist

When we think of Singapore musicians, a few common names come to mind such as The Sam Willows, JJ Lin or Stephanie Sun. Little do most people know that there are still a whole pool of underrated local musicians waiting to be discovered. Not everyone may be familiar with these 5 local musicians listed below,Continue reading “5 local musicians you should add to your Spotify playlist”

Exposing the dark underbelly of the pickup industry comes ‘The Pickup Game’

New to iwonder this September 24th comes THE PICKUP GAME, offering an inside look at the emergence of the ‘pickup’ industry – a world where self-styled seduction coaches travel the globe, charging a small fortune to teach men skills they claim will guarantee success with women, while revealing the dark subculture that bubbles beneath the surface. Four yearsContinue reading “Exposing the dark underbelly of the pickup industry comes ‘The Pickup Game’”

Art Exhibitions in Singapore to visit this month

With the number of Covid-19 community cases stabilizing in Singapore, malls and eateries have started to reopen slowly with safe distancing measures in place. If you’re still wary about visiting crowded places, add these art exhibitions to your list of places to visit instead – you won’t be swarmed by seas of people, and can Continue reading “Art Exhibitions in Singapore to visit this month”

6 Online performing arts classes and workshops to keep you occupied while staying at home

Have you ever dreamed of becoming a performer, or an actor, perhaps? Although Covid-19 has put most physical acting classes to a standstill, you don’t have to write off that dream just yet. Here are 6 performing arts classes and workshops that are conducted online so you can attend them from the comfort of yourContinue reading “6 Online performing arts classes and workshops to keep you occupied while staying at home”

Up and coming Young Singaporean Actresses you should know about

In Singapore’s entertainment industry, pretty faces are everywhere, but the talented ones are rare! These 5 up and coming young Singaporean actresses have dominated TV screens and captured our hearts with their charm and charisma. You may be familiar with some of them, but if you’re not, it’s time to get acquainted! 1. JJ NeoContinue reading “Up and coming Young Singaporean Actresses you should know about”

Up and coming Young Singaporean Actors you should know about

New faces pop up every once in a while on our TV screens, and it may be increasingly hard to keep track of all of them. We’ve narrowed down the 5 up and coming Singaporean actors that will take on the Singapore entertainment scene, and we can expect to see more of them in theContinue reading “Up and coming Young Singaporean Actors you should know about”