Art House Tour

I really liked this home featured in April’s Issue of Home & Decor. It’s a fine example of how art can make a home. Without the paintings this home could have been any other home on the street.

Seen at the Singapore Biennale 2011

The third Singapore Biennale opened on 13 March featuring the work of 63 artists from 30 countries, and presented across 5 venues: The Singapore Art Museum at Bras Basah Rd SAM at 8Q (along Queen St just behind the Singapore Art Museum) National Museum of Singapore at Stamford Rd Old Kallang Airport Merlion Park at … Continue reading

Architecture Exhibition: 20 under 45

20 under 45: the next generation is a collection of works by Singapore-registered architects under the age of 45. Exhibited in late 2010, the small display is up again for a second viewing at the Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA) building at Maxwell Road. Some outstanding works: Above: Richard Hassel, WOHA Architects – 1. Alila Villas … Continue reading

International Furniture Fair Singapore 2011

International Furniture Fair Singapore 2011 was held from 9 to 12 March at the Singapore Expo at Changi. Featuring 534 exhibitors from 24 countries, the event showcased a diverse mix of design styles and concepts. Highlights included D’Space and Platform showcasing designs from budding young talents under the theme ‘No Boundaries’; as well as discussions … Continue reading

Dreamy Four Poster Beds

As it opens onto a balcony overlooking the waterway, we foresee our bedroom becoming an extension of our living room. In order to delineate the space between bed and living room, I thought it might be interesting to explore the four-poster bed option. Below: A whimsical take on the traditional four poster bed, hand-forged by … Continue reading

Bucket Stools & More by Pedersen + Lennard

Along with indoor greenery and plants that won’t kill the cat, I’ve been on the look out for items to create that indoor greenhouse feel or an ‘indoor outdoor’ room. Outdoor bike stands, wrought iron moldings, concrete floors, industrial furniture, steel lockers were just a few of the things I’ve been considering. Pedersen + Lennard … Continue reading

Inspiration: ABC home, NY

Abc Carpet & Home is a US based retailer that sells everything from Turkish pendant lamps linens and bathroom accessories to anti-aging mists. Its online store offers an inspired collection of home furnishings that vary from the traditional to the more quirky and eclectic.