In 1950, architects in the government service adopted a new Code of Practice for Low Cost Housing, that on top of standardising materials and size, would help to streamline the typologies that reflected class and seniority. While the units for high-ranking officers were still larger and more spacious, this picture is evident of the gradual gap reduction between two parties.

Post-war Civil Service Quarters (Monk’s Hill Flats) at Windstedt Road

  Built during the early 1950s to house employees of Singapore’s newly formed City Council, the black and white flats along Winstedt Road represented a unique shift towards the “architecture of economy” during the early post-war years. Designed by City

In 1950, architects in the government service adopted a new Code of Practice for Low Cost Housing, that on top of standardising materials and size, would help to streamline the typologies that reflected class and seniority. While the units for high-ranking officers were still larger and more spacious, this picture is evident of the gradual gap reduction between two parties.

Post-war Civil Service Quarters (Monk’s Hill Flats) at Windstedt Road

  Built during the early 1950s to house employees of Singapore’s newly formed City Council, the black and white flats along Winstedt Road represented a unique shift towards the “architecture of economy” during the early post-war years. Designed by City

The front facade of the Kwong Wai Shiu Hospital & Nursing Home that welcomes visitors is the newest feature of the 107-year old building.

Kwong Wai Shiu Hospital & Nursing Home

Located along the junction of Balestier and Serangoon Road, the 107-year old Kwong Wai Shiu Hospital & Nursing Home is one of Singapore’s oldest charitable healthcare institutions, with a history dating back to 1861, when parts of the current building

The front facade of the Kwong Wai Shiu Hospital & Nursing Home that welcomes visitors is the newest feature of the 107-year old building.

Kwong Wai Shiu Hospital & Nursing Home

Located along the junction of Balestier and Serangoon Road, the 107-year old Kwong Wai Shiu Hospital & Nursing Home is one of Singapore’s oldest charitable healthcare institutions, with a history dating back to 1861, when parts of the current building

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2016: A Year in Review

2016 has been a year where the state of the present and fear for the future has taken centrestage. Yet in our ever-changing landscape, the constant need for change means that historical and heritage issues are always happening just around

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2016: A Year in Review

2016 has been a year where the state of the present and fear for the future has taken centrestage. Yet in our ever-changing landscape, the constant need for change means that historical and heritage issues are always happening just around

Danielle, who first started out as a cashier during her University days now runs the day-to-day operations at Just Anthony. Her favourite part of the job? Sourcing for new pieces on her trips with her Dad to China

Just Anthony – Chinese Lifestyle furniture in the Modern day

Step into Just Anthony and you might just spot a piece of furniture or accessory that would fit perfectly in the home of your grandparents, or better yet, a museum. With a history dating back to the 1970s, Just Anthony

Danielle, who first started out as a cashier during her University days now runs the day-to-day operations at Just Anthony. Her favourite part of the job? Sourcing for new pieces on her trips with her Dad to China

Just Anthony – Chinese Lifestyle furniture in the Modern day

Step into Just Anthony and you might just spot a piece of furniture or accessory that would fit perfectly in the home of your grandparents, or better yet, a museum. With a history dating back to the 1970s, Just Anthony

In what is perhaps the photo highlight of the route, this stretch of the Diversity Trail allows visitors to appreciate the vast expanse of habitats on both sides

Running at Tampines Eco Green

Located just opposite Sun Plaza Park, Tampines Eco Green is a sprawling 36-hectare nature area that provides an ideal trail running route for beginners. Opened in 2011 in perhaps the most mature estate in the East, the park is home

In what is perhaps the photo highlight of the route, this stretch of the Diversity Trail allows visitors to appreciate the vast expanse of habitats on both sides

Running at Tampines Eco Green

Located just opposite Sun Plaza Park, Tampines Eco Green is a sprawling 36-hectare nature area that provides an ideal trail running route for beginners. Opened in 2011 in perhaps the most mature estate in the East, the park is home

Distinctively similar to building like Katong Shopping Centre, Beauty World Centre was built in 1984 to accommodate previous stall owners of the old Beauty World Market.

Beauty World Today

For those growing up in the West of Singapore during the 80s and 90s, a visit to one of the three ‘Beauty Worlds’, would undoubtedly have been a memorable experience with its array of shops and amenities, many of which

Distinctively similar to building like Katong Shopping Centre, Beauty World Centre was built in 1984 to accommodate previous stall owners of the old Beauty World Market.

Beauty World Today

For those growing up in the West of Singapore during the 80s and 90s, a visit to one of the three ‘Beauty Worlds’, would undoubtedly have been a memorable experience with its array of shops and amenities, many of which

View of The Concourse from Golden Mile Tower.

Architectural Gold along Beach Road

Starting from the tip of the War Memorial Park up to the mouth of the Kallang River, Beach Road is a historic stretch that is home to perhaps some of the most underappreciated architectural gems in Singapore. Located along the

View of The Concourse from Golden Mile Tower.

Architectural Gold along Beach Road

Starting from the tip of the War Memorial Park up to the mouth of the Kallang River, Beach Road is a historic stretch that is home to perhaps some of the most underappreciated architectural gems in Singapore. Located along the