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Jakarta’s Perfect Food Gains a Global Reach

These days, it seems tempeh is everywhere. Fine diners at China’s The Eight —the Michelin star restaurant in Macau — enjoy finely chopped tempeh with stir-fried lobster and egg. In the acclaimed Brooklyn…

The Future of Design in Singapore

To Wong Mun Summ, co-founder of Singapore-based architectural practice WOHA, architects should both present solutions to issues and touch human hearts. “Besides designing buildings that are good for our communities and…

Fashioning the Future from the Past

Welcome to Hanoi, where beauty is everywhere and fashion follows its own bubbling rhythm. For the fashion maven in search of a few treasures, the Vietnamese capital offers rich pickings….

Jakarta Is Indonesia’s Cinematic City

Movie audiences around the world watched Julia Roberts Eat, Pray, Love in Bali, yet Jakarta is where Indonesia’s cinematic heart beats. The electric capital of Indonesia is as filmic a location as…

At the hearth of the matter: French Polynesia’s traditional Ahima’a oven

For Hinano Murphy, memories of home cooking will always be tinged with the sweet smell of tinged ironwood, the hot steam of banana leaves and the crispy, crunchy umami of…

Anne Claire Schumacher
Fire, Gods and Broken Bowls: Behind the Scenes at the Ariana Museum

The chief curator of Switzerland’s only museum of ceramics and glass explains how these art forms can connect us to the earth, history and more.