Thank God It’s Friday – Good Friday, that is. Here’s a list of what to see and do around town this extended Easter weekend.
Thursday – April 17th
Friday – April 18th
SBTG Sneaker Customization @ Robinsons Orchard Shoe Fair
Who: Mr. Sabotage (Mark Ong)
Where: Robinsons Orchard (where The Heeren once stood)
What time: 6pm – 9pm
Why: For any pair of sneakers bought in-store, you get to have your initials on your shoe done by SBTG
Wait: Participating brands include Adidas, Superga, Puma, Nike, Converse and New Balance. Customization is best done on suede and nubuck sneakers so choose wisely!
Street SG BST Post-Charity Auction Meet-up
Who: Street SG BST Admins
Where: Starbucks at Paragon
What time: 8pm
Why: You’ve outbidded and outlasted the other auction ninjas, so come claim your prize and chill with other streetwear fans with a good heart, like yourself!
Wait: Be sure to dress from bottom up; these guys are known to pack some serious sneaker heat. More info here
Saturday – April 19th
The Web Art Show @ Gallery.sg
Who: Eugene Soh and 14 other artists from Singapore, US and UK including Debbie Ding, Lawrence Okenwa and Fai A Gaffa
What time: 7pm – 12am (GMT+8 Singapore Time)
Why: The Web Art Show is a virtual gallery built on a multi-player gaming platform, where visitors are able to interact with each other on the site in real time. View the digital works of various artists of the Web Art Movement online, in the comforts of your PJs. If that’s not cool, what is?
Darker Than Wax Feat. Pangaea (Hassle Audio, UK)
Who: Pangaea (Hessle Audio, UK), Cosa Nostra (Darker Than Wax) and Norman C
Why: You don’t wanna miss the sounds of heavy subs and deep syncopated grooves, complemented by the astute musicality of DTW co-founders FUNK BSTRD & KAYE under their Cosa Nostra moniker and local techno boss Norman C
Wait: RSVP here for complimentary entry before 11.30pm, otherwise it’s $20 for ladies; $25 for guys (inclusive of 1 drink)
Sunday – April 20th
Annie Leibovitz: A Photographer’s Life from 1990-2005
Who: Annie Leibovitz is a prolific photographer known for her portraits of celebrities such as Leonardo DiCaprio and Mick Jagger.
Where: ArtScience Museum at Marina Bay Sands
What time: 10am – 7pm daily till 19 October 2014
Why: 200 iconic portraits and private photos documenting Annie’s life
Wait: Get your tickets first, here you go
i.t Spring Sale
Where: i.t Bugis Junction (#02-11) and i.t Wisma Atria (#03-15)
Why: For a limited period only, shoppers can enjoy up to 40% off with minimum purchase of 5 pieces (multi-tier promotion applicable, see above). Selected b+ab and izzue ladies at S$29 and selected 5cm and izzue men tees at S$39
Wait: No, don’t wait!