And to summarise M. Starck: Timeless design is the illusion that relevancy in the foreseeable future is guaranteed.  The selfsame illusion is akin to care and concern – arising from human consideration beyond the immediate now.


Attributed to a Ms. Holly Jacobson whom I met on the MBTA ‘D’ line on a winter morning.

An Ode to Penguin is a retrospective exhibition organised by BooksActually presenting the private collection of Ms. Karen Wai and Mr. Kenny Leck.  This is the first time an exhibition of antique Penguin books has been held in Singapore with well over a 1000 titles on show (besting even the publisher’s anniversary celebratory attemptsa few years back).