Archifest X The Design Society Sessions 09 and 10


As our sense of identity and belonging in Singapore continues to grow, these desires have fueled new forms of creative output from the current generation. Architects, storytellers and entrepreneurs are increasingly coming together with visual communicators, to create unique experiences and compelling identities for the times. More and more, we are seeing the blurring of the disciplines and spirit of collaboration taking root. Come explore with us the vast creative potential when the worlds of 2D and 3D merge. Over two nights of Sessions, The Design Society invites four creative entities to share their stories of those magical moments when the visual and spatial spheres connect.

Session 9: Storytelling

Date: 2nd October 2013

Time: 7pm to 9pm

Invited speakers:

Leon Foo of Papa Pahleta, Elita Ong of Untitled and Ivan Lee of Weekend Worker on Chye Seng Huat Hardware (café), The Finger Players (theatre company), MAKE (graphic design studio)

CSHH will share how they introduced a distinct spatial narrative within their café, in relation to graphical identity, while Finger Players and MAKE will explore how theatrical storytelling can be enhanced meaningfully with intelligent environmental design

Session 10: Place‐making

Date: 9th October 2013

Time: 7pm to 9pm

Invited speakers:

FUUR (architects), Light Collab (lighting experts)

This session will explore how place‐making and memories are created and ingrained through spatial and communication design, as well as how branding elements can be artfully integrated. The speakers will tell stories of how they breathe new life into existing spaces while being inspired by current behaviors and lifestyles.


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Oct 2 - Oct 9, 2013
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7:00 PM - 9:00 PM SGT
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