Simi Kopitiam: DIY Food Tour

Simi Kopitiam: DIY Food Tour

Posted on Jun 26, 2015 in SG50 Showcase | No Comments

At every screening of Simi Kopitiam, we’ve been asked and asked for a list of addresses to all the great kopitiams name-checked in the film!  Well, here they are!  Remember, if you go on a food tour of your own from this or the Old Friends foodies’ list, do tell us all about it. Please send your […]

The Young and the Brave

The Young and the Brave

Posted on Jun 24, 2015 in SG50 Showcase | No Comments

The Young and the Brave showcases Past Forward projects that give voice to the kind of stories that are often too easily brushed aside in the national conversation. It is presented by the irememberSG fund and the Singapore Memory Project. Let’s set forth and discover a new side of Singapore through fresh eyes at the […]

Old Friends: Start Your Own Food Tour

Old Friends: Start Your Own Food Tour

Posted on Jun 12, 2015 in SG50 Showcase | One Comment

Ever since the film Old Friends (老朋友) was screened at public libraries across the island, the irememberSG team has been inundated with requests for a list of the featured food places! From the creators of Old Places (老地方) and Old Romances (老情人), the final instalment of the trilogy: Old Friends (老朋友) showcased stories of those who pioneered the rich, authentic flavours […]

Times House: Home to the Press

Times House: Home to the Press

Posted on Apr 30, 2015 in Memento | No Comments

The Times House was an ugly, squat, mustard yellow building that probably would have contravened all sorts of building codes. But for Bertha Henson, the old building was where she spent the best years of her life. On the last day the Times House was left standing, I tried to steal something from it. Before […]

Seeding the idea of SuperbaG50

Seeding the idea of SuperbaG50

Posted on Apr 15, 2015 in One of Us | One Comment

The alumni of CHIJ St Nicholas Girls’ School returned to their former school to relive the experiences they have shared, from the days when they were at Victoria Street, till the time they moved to the current campus at Ang Mo Kio. Presently, they have embarked on an irememberSG project to mark SG50, and bond with students, teachers, […]