New Year’s Eve at EAST,Beijing

December 23, 2013By EASTCULTURE, HAPPENINGS No Comments

EAST, Beijing will be celebrating Christmas and New Year’s with a special semi-buffet menu featuring international favourite like a beef rossini with foie gras, roasted salmon, italian seafood stew and a truffle roasted chicken. Afterwards, diners may join other party goers at Xian for a special count down party.  All guests will receive a  welcome … Read More

Christmas at The Upper House

December 18, 2013By Swire Hotels SocialCULTURE No Comments

Will you be spending Christmas at The Upper House this year? If so, you may notice the special display by Lovi, a sustainable Finnish design house that produces a range of Christmas tree designs produced from certified Finnish forests. Anne Paso started to design wooden baubles for Christmas trees as an alternative to plastic ones … Read More

EAST, Beijing Collaborates with Central Academy of Fine Arts

December 14, 2013By Swire Hotels SocialCULTURE No Comments

Continuing its practice of collaborating with independent artists and contemporary Chinese art galleries, EAST,Beijing has commissioned 3 art students of various disciplines from the Central Academy of Fine Arts to create the visual art videos exhibited at Domain, located on the second floor of EAST,Beijing. Twin brothers, Ma Zhiyong and Ma Zhiqiang, created “My Personal … Read More

Christmas: Gautier Chiarini for The Opposite House

December 11, 2013By Swire Hotels SocialCULTURE No Comments

The Opposite House is pleased to present a special Christmas installation designed by Gautier Chiarini, on display from 29 November 2013 in the living room. The non-tree Christmas tree is made out of 58 porcelain Excelsior chairs from Gautier’s ―China’s Space Age‖ series, which includes Dongfanghong and Persiflyer chairs and the Excelsior stool respectively made of … Read More