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Grzegorz Piatek

(Oct 20, 2013) Grzegorz Piatek is an architect, but he is more known as an expert of its theory. He specialises in urban sciences and history o...

Istanbul 2020: Culture and Sports Park

(Oct 17, 2013) Istabul 2020: Culture and Sports Park is an architecture project by Yale School of Architecture graduate Teoman Ayas. Here he dev...

Fields Studio

(Oct 02, 2013) Istanbul-based Fields is an architecture and industrial design studio, founded by Mevce and Eren Çıracı, who cut their teeth i...

Cinemacity

(Aug 27, 2013)   Most smartphone and web apps seems to be turned towards either professional efficiency or random fun and you end up never ...

Jakarta’s Silver Screen Savior

(Aug 19, 2009) For Jakarta film freaks, living was hard a few years back. In order to see a cult, festival, or any other kind of non-commercial ...

The Evergreen Irani Cafes in Mumbai

(Nov 14, 2008) The ever-popular Irani cafes of Mumbai have been part of the city’s cultural heritage, and still remains one of the few pla...

Mumbai Hit by Mall Mania

(Nov 14, 2008) Malls in Mumbai remind me of the old nursery rhyme, “Old MacDonald has a farm… here a mall, there a mall, everywhere ...

Mumbai’s lifestyle bookstores keep reading alive!

(Nov 12, 2008) Many say that Google is changing our reading habits, with humongous amounts of information available in a couple of clicks. Consi...

Mindspace Garden: A Space for Young Couples

(Nov 11, 2008) Finding open spaces for young couples to hangout in Mumbai can be quite a task. Apart from the crowded sea fronts like Marine Dri...

Enjoying the Laidback Feel of Prithvi Cafe

(Nov 10, 2008) Prithvi cafe in Juhu, the western suburb of Mumbai, conjures up fond memories of college days when my friends and I would go ther...

Mumbai Leaping at Blue Frog

(Nov 05, 2008) Creating a buzz among music lovers, fine diners as well as contributing to Mumbai’s throbbing nightlife is the swanky and ch...

Han Yuan Bookstore – Brings You Back to Old Times

(Oct 28, 2008) Unlike other commercial bookstores, when you sit in Hanyuan bookstore, you will feel like you’re in old Shanghai. The decora...

Boardroom and Study Hall Coffee Shop

(Oct 25, 2008) (Bo’s Coffee, a Filipino chain of coffee shops in Quezon City) There are a lot of coffee shops in the city, and they’...

Naoshima, “the island of contemporary art”

(Oct 01, 2008) Naoshima is just about 3 hrs away from Tokyo, located in the Seto Island Sea. The island is full of contemporary art and architec...

KDDI DESIGN Studio

(Aug 31, 2008) KDDI Studio, which is located in the center of Harajuku, not only has AU/KDDI showcase floors where you can touch and try all th...