8 Questions with Sureño’s Chef Talib Hudda

February 27, 2017By The House CollectiveEAT No Comments

So much of the Mediterranean culture can be experienced through the food – sun-kissed produce, wines from the rolling hills of vineyards, freshly caught seafood from the glimmering sea.  Sureño at The Opposite House, which has always introducing ingredients and dishes from across the Mediterranean to Beijing has recently refreshed their culinary offering with a … Read More

First Look at Art Basel Hong Kong: Encounters 2017

February 16, 2017By Swire Hotels SocialCULTURE, HAPPENINGS No Comments

Encounters– a unique platform dedicated to presenting large-scale sculptural installations will be returning this year to Art Basel (March 23 to March 25, 2017) with 17 projects by internationally renowned artists. This year’s theme explores the role time plays in an ‘encounter’, investigating the representation of time in art and how we use history, politics … Read More

E!News: Where Stars Sleep, Shop and Sip on Cocktails in Miami

February 15, 2017By EASTCULTURE No Comments

This is a re-post of an interview by E!News. View original article here. By Alanah Joseph With its nightlife, beaches and retail therapy, who doesn’t love Miami? Celebrities certainly do. From Art Basel to year-round weekend getaways, Miami is a hot spot for the elite. Just ask Amanda Harris, director of communications at EAST, Miami, a hotel … Read More

Up Close with Edoardo Caovilla

February 9, 2017By The House CollectiveHAPPENINGS No Comments

Italian designer René Caovilla was trained by his father, who first moved to Venice to learn shoemaking in the 1950s. After honing his skills with Chanel, Valentino and Christian Dior, Caovilla made a name for himself with his glamourous jewellery-adorned footwear. Now, the family-run luxury brand with over 80 years of heritage is helmed by … Read More