New Dishes at The Continental

September 15, 2017By Swire Hotels SocialCULTURE, EAT No Comments

The Continental at Pacific Place Hong Kong has recently launched a new set of menus featuring 30+ new dishes.  Inspired by contemporary European flavours, Chef Rene particularly highlights seasonal produce and fresh seafood in his new creations. For starters, seafood and a variety of salads dominate the menu.  The Spicy Tuna Tartare with pickled pepper, jicama, coriander avocado … Read More

The Opposite House: Artist-in-Residence Luke Chiswell

August 3, 2017By The House CollectiveCULTURE, HAPPENINGS No Comments

This summer The Opposite House welcomes Australian artist Luke Chiswell as their artist-in-residence. Luke began creating art on his family farm, just an hour outside of Canberra. Honing inspiration from his passion for skateboarding, he realized at a young age that he could create in everyday spaces. Luke’s early works can be seen on wearables like shirts and shoes … Read More

6 Books to Read This Summer

June 19, 2017By Swire Hotels SocialCULTURE, HAPPENINGS No Comments

Summer is finally here and wherever your vacation takes you, a good read is always a wonderful way to take some me time. Though we know, picking out a good book is not always easy and that’s why we’ve asked a few of our favourite ladies at Swire Hotels for their recommendations.  For an addictive page turner, Lia our Senior … Read More

The Opposite House presents “Prajñāpāramitā” by Ye Hongxing

May 4, 2017By The House CollectiveCULTURE No Comments

  The Opposite House presents “Prajñāpāramitā”, an art installation by Beijing-based artist Ye Hongxing. Ye has shown at Art Cologne, Art Basel, the 7th annual exhibition of sculptures and installations in Venice, and numerous exhibitions in the United Kingdom, Singapore, United States and India. In partnership with Art Lexïng and Red Gate Gallery, “Prajñāpāramitā” was previously exhibited at … Read More

Museums We Love: A Cultural Guide to Miami

April 26, 2017By EASTCULTURE No Comments

Heading to Miami? There’s more to the Magic City than the bright lights of South Beach, and we encourage you to discover the evolving art scene of Miami. Pick up some museum passes, explore the city, and go back to rest your head at EAST. If you’re visiting Miami this summer, be sure to book … Read More