UpClose at The Upper House

April 15, 2019By The House CollectiveART, CULTURE, HAPPENINGS No Comments

Every month, at The Upper House we host a series of renowned, inspiring people in our Sky Lounge to get personal with listeners. Recently, we’ve had an array of cutting edge artists, advocates, designers and entrepreneurs. Nick Knight Nick Knight, acclaimed British photographer is famous for his provocative, avant-garde visions when it comes to fashion … Read More

ENCOUNTERS ACROSS CULTURES: THE HOUSE COLLECTIVE ART PROGRAMME IS HERE!

March 14, 2019By The House CollectiveART, CULTURE, HAPPENINGS No Comments

Beginning in March 2019, The House Collective will be debuting their first inaugural Art Programme ‘Encounters Across Cultures’. This year, showcasing installations by esteemed Swiss artist, Katja Loher. This year’s exhibition themed ‘Seeds of Life’ opens 22 March 2019 and will run through all four Houses, starting at The Opposite House in Beijing, flowing through The … Read More

International Women’s Day

March 26, 2019By Swire Hotels SocialCULTURE, Uncategorized No Comments

Last month, the 8th March, was International Women’s Day; a day of acknowledgment, respect and appreciation important to men and women collectively around the world. To celebrate International Women’s day, Swire Hotels conducted interviews with some of the women on our staff whom we find inspiring. Each of these women shared with us their experience … Read More

Frasca’s New Executive Chef

March 13, 2019By The House CollectiveCULTURE, EAT, HAPPENINGS No Comments

Frasca, our bustling, modern Italian restaurant at The Middle House, Shanghai, welcomed renowned Italian chef, Marino D’Antonio in January, this year. For Chef D’Antonio, cooking has been his whole life; finding the greatest pleasure in bringing to the table exquisite dishes filled with the heart and soul of Italy, making no compromises for quality. Growing … Read More

EAST, Hong Kong’s Christmas Village

November 9, 2018By EASTHAPPENINGS, Uncategorized No Comments

Ever since the creation of their Christmas village in 2014, EAST, Hong Kong has worked on its expansion every year. In an effort to bring more focus and awareness to sustainability, EAST, Hong Kong uses materials such as used wine boxes, corks and other things in the hotel that would otherwise be thrown out and wasted. … Read More