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

Fashion and Travel with Bryanboy

April 12, 2017By The House CollectiveCULTURE No Comments

The original fashion blogger Bryanboy stops by Hong Kong and we caught up with him at The Upper House to chat all things travel and fashion. Just recently, you went from the amFAR gala in Hong Kong, to the beach in Balita and then over to London. How do you plan your wardrobe? Usually for high … Read More

Around Hong Kong with Instagram Photographer Timmy Lo

April 10, 2017By EASTCULTURE No Comments

There is no shortage of breathtaking travel pics on Instagram and if you follow a few photographer accounts, it’s easy to get lost for a few mins (or hours!) and day dream about your next adventure.  Though sometimes, you don’t have to trek out of your own city to discover something new and beautiful. Hong Kong Instagrammer Timmy … Read More

5 Athleisure Looks with Deborah Symond

April 5, 2017By Swire Hotels SocialCULTURE No Comments

As women blend style and comfort into an all day look that works for their busy schedule, athleisure has become a welcomed remedy for a modern lifestyle of work, fun and fitness.  It doesn’t hurt that fashion darlings Kendall and Gigi have also fully embraced the look and made them stylish and sexy. Australian entrepreneur Deborah Symond launched … Read More

EAST, Hong Kong x tgt gallery exhibition

March 28, 2017By EASTCULTURE, HAPPENINGS No Comments

An Exhibition by Joanne Wu and Law Siu Chong EAST, Hong Kong in collaboration with tgt gallery is currently exhibiting works by 2 Hong Kong artists Joanne Wu and Law Siu Chong.  Their paintings is on display throughout the hotel, with some mainly pieces in the lobby. A graduate of the Hong Kong Art School … Read More

EAST, Miami: Miami Hospitality Design Awards

March 20, 2017By EASTCULTURE, HAPPENINGS No Comments

   EAST, Miami, our first hotel in the U.S won four impressive awards at the first annual Miami Hospitality Design Awards held on Monday, March 6, during a celebration at the world-renowned Faena Forum in Miami Beach. EAST, Miami was awarded for Best Overall Hotel Project: EAST, Miami (Arquitectonica/Clodagh/Studio Collective); People’s Choice Award: EAST, Miami … 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