Tag Archive: Joo Chiat Road

Blowing Out the Candles: Top 5 Sleepless in Singapore Stories

The above above video is character-driven montage of “Portraits of Southeast Asia,” a photo-heavy post  from September 2013 on Sleepless in Singapore that shows a beautiful cross section of the characters who inspired… Continue reading

Portraits of Southeast Asia

These are the people — the culture — the stories of Southeast Asia through my camera’s lens. Here you’ll find intimate, black and white, portrait-styled photographs of Thai tattoo artists, Malaysian gangsters, Cambodian… Continue reading

Frozen Art: The Ice Sculpting Kebab Chef of Joo Chiat

There’s more to chef Henry Teo than meets the eye. I met Henry on one of my first days in Singapore. A true character, he operates a restaurant across the street from my… Continue reading

The Beers of Joo Chiat: Hopping into Singapore’s Beer Culture

By day, Joo Chiat Road is a quaint, bustling street, an enclave of cultural findings on Singapore’s east coast. By night, it transforms into an infamous mini red light district. The squeaky melodies… Continue reading