Hong Kong: Mother’s Day at Feast

April 27, 2014By Swire Hotels SocialCULTURE No Comments

Feast (Food by EAST) at EAST, Hong Kong has prepared a range of special surprises for Mother’s Day.  A pop-up flower market will be at the restaurant for kids to handpick flower bouquets during brunch and dinner. On top of that, the first 100 mums to come for brunch will each receive an exclusive gift from Cath … Read More

Hong Kong: Spring menu launching at Feast

April 25, 2014By Swire Hotels SocialEAT No Comments

Big bustling cafe Feast (Food by EAST)  introduces a new spring menu with culinary delights influenced by modern British, Asian, Indian and Mediterranean cuisines starting from 5 May. Designed by Executive Chef David Parkin, the new dishes incorporate seasonal ingredients and signature favourites. Chef David stays true to Feast’s philosophy of “simple things done well”, which features … Read More

Arquitectonica and Clodagh designs EAST, Miami

April 17, 2014By Swire Hotels SocialCULTURE No Comments

The much anticipated EAST, Miami by Swire Hotels is set to open in 2014 at Brickell City Centre–Swire Properties Inc’s $1.05 billion mixed-use development in Miami’s Brickell downtown district. It will be the hotel group’s 1st property in the States and the 3rd hotel under the EAST brand, after the successful openings of EAST, Hong Kong in … Read More

Countdown to Art Basel 2014 Hong Kong

April 16, 2014By Swire Hotels SocialCULTURE No Comments

Art Basel, one of the most exciting events of the year in HK has announced the 17 artworks to be presented within the Encounters sector. Dedicated to showing large-scale sculptural installations and performances, the sector will feature work by Miyanaga Aiko, Rebecca Baumann, Marta Chilindron, Gu Wenda, Lee Wen, Michael Lin, Tobias Rehberger, Shen Shaomin, … Read More

Exhibition: Mountain Vastness by Charles Chau

April 10, 2014By Swire Hotels SocialCULTURE No Comments

 The Opposite House  is pleased to present “Mountain Vastness” (WHITE series), a series of charcoal drawings and large scale sculptures by Hong Kong artist Charles Chau. Following the success of “Mountain Vastness” (BLACK series) showcased in Hong Kong and Vancouver in 2013, this series of works will feature at the House from 10 April 10 … Read More

Coming Soon: Elephant Parade in Hong Kong

April 9, 2014By Swire Hotels SocialCULTURE No Comments

Something big is about to land in Hong Kong! Elephant Parade® and Swire Properties today jointly announced Hong Kong as the next destination of the world’s largest art exhibition of decorated elephant statues, in aid of Asian elephant conservation. From 1 August to 9 September 2014, more than 100 individually-painted life-size baby elephant statues will be … Read More

Opposites Attract

April 5, 2014By Swire Hotels SocialCULTURE No Comments

It sounds like the recipe for a sitcom. DJ Mia Moretti is a free-spirited and bubbly New York native with a hippie upbringing while Caitlin Moe – who now goes by her moniker Margot – is a classically trained violinist from the sleepy city of Gainesville, also known as ‘Gatorville’ in Florida. Just over a year since joining … Read More

California-inspired Japanese Resto in Beijing

April 1, 2014By Swire Hotels SocialCULTURE No Comments

Hagaki, meaning ‘postcard’ in Japanese, is EAST, Beijing’s Californian-inspired Japanese restaurant and sushi bar.   For Spring, the quirky resto has added new items to their menu with seasonal ingredients and flavours. Our favourite starters are the Marinated Octopus with Wakame & Cucumber,  Grilled Eel Glazed with Soy and Vinegar, and bite-sized, golden Deep Fried Bamboo … Read More