November 10, 2021No Comments

OuterEdit speaks at Alter-Native

Together with other panel speakers Darius Ou (Studio Darius Ou), Wenxin Oh (FARM), Cellyn Tan (Endowus) and Sean Kelvin Khoo (Temasek Polytechnic), OuterEdit's Leslie Guidez got to share her views on what it takes to thrive in our constantly evolving industry amidst an ever-changing world. Jointly organised by Don't Mind If and the DesignSingapore Council, the panel discussion was hosted online and interacted with real-time participation by the audience with the help of MIRO. We'd like to extend our thanks to the organisers for creating this platform for purposeful dialogue and to everyone who showed up for your lively interaction and support.

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February 23, 2021No Comments

OuterEdit’s ‘Street of Clans’ shortlisted for President*s Design Award.

We're excited to share that 'Street of Clans' has been shortlisted for 'Design of the Year' for the President*s Design Award 2020. We had the privilege to share more about the design ethos and impact that Street of Clans brought to our community to the team of local & international P*DA 2020 jurors and we're happy with getting this far in the process.

"We recognise OuterEdit's efforts in boldly inviting young designers to be a part of Street of Clans, and using new and novel methods to showcase and explore local clan associations' culture and heritage."

Gan Clan Singapore

"As I stood alingside the interactive installation my team and I built within the Koh Clan, lively conversations between the clan memebrs and members of the public unfolded around me. Nearly a year on, I still think abou tthe energy and impact of the festival - where else can you find such a beautiful marriage of cultural heritage and design?"

Pixie Tan, Creative Collaborator

"Being the champion placemaker for Chinatown, Singapore Tourism Board (STB) appreciates the efforts put in by OuterEdit in portraying Singapore beyond a modern metropolis. Street of Clans is a testament to houw a festival could contribute to an authentic Singapore story with rich heritage and culture."

Singapore Tourism Board

As a local boutique creative agency, it is an honour for us to have been shortlisted for this award, and is an encouragement to us to continue making meaningful matter and promoting the age-old clan values of 'kinship', 'unity' and 'lending a helping hand' through our work and our community.

We would like to take this opportunity to thank the DesignSingapore Council and the P*DA jury panel for shortlisting Street of Clans, and our heartiest congratulations to the other shortlistees & winners.

October 22, 2020No Comments

Where Do Ideas Come From?

Inspired by the late Dr Milton Tan's 2010 TEDx Singapore speech, OuterEdit was honoured to participate in a casual dialogue exploring the past, present and future notions of how people "fish, farm, and hunt for ideas". Jointly hosted by the DesignSingapore Council and TEDx Singapore, and featuring special guests: