The U Press N˚13 is now available across more than 300 galleries, bookstores, cafés, hotels, restaurants, retail outlets and schools in Singapore.
In this issue, we speak to illustrators Jean Jullien, Mattias Adolfsson and Mindflyer ahead of Singapore’s inaugural Illustration Arts Fest, and showcase Mightyellow’s (Adeline Tan) poster for the festival in our centrefold. Fresh off their 3rd anniversary, Gwen of Brawn & Brains Coffee recounts the fortuitous beginnings of the café, while 65daysofstatic’s Paul Wolinski shares the band’s experience with designing the soundtrack for video game No Man’s Sky.
In conjunction with MUJI Living in a Garden City—an exhibition presented by Underscore—we delve into the process of growing and harvesting organic cotton, one of the brand’s core materials. We speak to the owner of Sing Hon Loong bakery, Mr Lai, and welcome Dirty Furniture on board as guest contributors. Illustrator Aida (Yellow Mushmellow) offers her perspective on what the ideal family unit means in Singapore.