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The Istana

The official residence and office of the President of Singapore, The Istana, is open for a handful of times every year. Located at Orchard Road, the extensive compound is filled with gardens and historic buildings completed in the 1800s.

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In Memoriam: Lee Kuan Yew – exhibition

In Memoriam: Lee Kuan Yew traces the life story of Singapore’s Founding Prime Minister, Mr Lee Kuan Yew. Held at the National Museum of Singapore, the exhibition pays tribute to Mr Lee’s life-long dedication and contributions to Singapore.

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Chingay 2015

Billed as the biggest and grandest parade of its kind, Chingay 2015 promises to be a dazzling spectacle that celebrates cultural diversity in Singapore and around the world.

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Alive without breath – Keng Lye

It’s almost alive. Hyper-realistic art by Singaporean artist Keng Lye are exhibited for the first time at the new K+ curatorial space. See the world suspended in time in Keng Lye’s exquisite sculpture-painting creations.

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Prudential Singapore Eye

The inaugural Prudential Singapore Eye exhibition celebrates Singapore’s contemporary art scene with over 40 works by local artists. See some of the works on display at the ArtScience Museum in this photo tour!

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Madame Tussauds Singapore

Madame Tussauds Singapore has recently opened at Sentosa, bringing an international ensemble of celebrities and iconic figures to Singapore! Who do you want to meet on the red carpet? Read on to discover all three sections of this attraction, including Madame Tussauds Singapore, The Spirit of Singapore ride and Images of Singapore LIVE.

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Singapore Night Festival 2014

After missing Singapore Night Festival in the last two years, I made it a point to be at the festival grounds this year, at all costs. So one friday night, I was at the front lawn of the Singapore Art Museum, watching the now-iconic projection art on the museum’s façade.

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Hermès – Galop Hermès

For the past few weeks I have worked on a new series. It’s unusual for the blog, but not for me. Since this website is formed by my interests, it is just a matter of time before Hermès appears more often than once a year.

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Lightseeker at RWS Theatre – a review

Resorts World Sentosa’s latest musical, Lightseeker, is now showing at Resorts World Sentosa (RWS) Theatre. This dazzling spectacle boasts a stellar cast, great songs, impressive sets and a myriad of special effects, stunts and dance. But did the producers push the genre too far? Find out more in this review.

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Gucci Flora Icon exhibition

Showing for just two days at the ArtScience Museum, the Gucci Flora Icon exhibition invites visitors to trace the origins of the Flora motif and discover some pieces that don the iconic motif. From garments to porcelain items, the Flora print breathes life to objects curated over the past five decades.

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The Art of the Brick

The Art of the Brick presents a stunning collection of brick creations by Nathan Sawaya, famed LEGO artist (and LEGO Master Builder) from New York. Staged at the Level 3 Galleries in the ArtScience Museum at Marina Bay Sands, Sawaya’s creations dance between thought-provoking sculptures with the playful medium of colourful LEGO bricks.

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