This traditional/modern Spanish restaurant and lounge opened to accolades for its outstanding design and its great food.
Escape to one of the most unique and innovative hotels in Ubud, Titik Dua Ubud, where the design-forward boutique hotel is offering several extended stay packages for those looking to stay a little bit longer in paradise.
After a year of being closed Potato Head Studios reopens on 15 July 2021, ready to share a reshaped, redesigned experience of hospitality.
The LafargeHolcim Awards is the world’s most significant competition for sustainable design. The competition is held by the LafargeHolcim Foundation for Sustainable Construction in five world regions and in two categories.
The Dutch and the Scandinavians are the world leaders in bicycle usage for everyday transportation and since Indonesia is beginning to get the urge I thought a few inspirational ideas from Holland.
Haute Couture Architecture: The Art of Living Without Walls by Anneke van Waesberghe is so much more than a book about sustainable design, tented architecture, green hotel or eco-resort design.
In celebration of Global Wellness Day, The Apurva Kempinski Bali announced the launch of Sound Meditation: a brand-new programme that is designed to help guests achieve mindfulness.
As we are readying to welcome the holy month of Ramadan, The Papandayan Hotel in Bandung has curated special packages designed to accommodate the needs of its devoted Muslim guests who are observing the sacred month.
The five-star Bvlgari Resort Bali invites families to a heart-warming Easter holiday where they’ve put together an enticing Easter Retreat experience specially designed for families.
Appropriately called Caspars, it is a testimony to outstanding interior design and combines a unique and welcoming vibe with a real feeling of excitement and discovery.
Mandarin Oriental, Jakarta has launched a new, charitable initiative called which gives guests a chance to help orphanages in Indonesia by auctioning designer masks.
From travel and hotels, to design and now fashion. NOW! Jakarta speaks to Warwick Purser, an evolving cultural master.
Starbucks is collaborating with acclaimed American life and style brand kate spade new york for the first time to offer a curated designer merchandise collection, available for a limited time at select Starbucks® stores in Asia.
The fashion industry revisits the current practice of capitalism in fashion and offer solutions to establish a more inclusive and sustainable industry as the pandemic has proven that the existing industry needs to change.
ISA Art & Design has launched Corporeal/Material – On Performance Art and Photography, completely on a digital format
To restore tourism activities as before, many operators and tourism industry players have started and been preparing to redesign their business when the pandemic ends, including the tourist village activities.
The Italian luxury vehicle manufacturer releases the new design of its MC20 with a design inspired by British racer Sir Stirling Moss.
LaSalle College, an international design school in Jakarta gives support to the first responder of Covid-19 by organising an online design competition and donation.
Are you bored with your current home décor and want to freshen it up without paying a fortune? These attractive environmentally friendly decorations enhance your interior design.
Indonesian Alliance of Industrial Product Designers (ADPII) formed the task force or Satgas Covid-19 to contribute to the handling of the virus spread through their expertise and abilities.
Bandung has many initiatives driven by the city’s young demographic. Bandung hosts a variety of workshops, conferences and festivals, all encouraging the development of creativity, prototypes and product design in particular.
Interior design in a luxury hotel is crucial in creating a memorable staying experience. These top Jakarta hotels were thoroughly designed to create artistically modern and spacious rooms, lobbies and lounges.
Heavily inspired by modern French style with contemporary Asian influences, the new space of AMUZ Gourmet Restaurant is designed highlighting a vibrant and refreshing vibe that is perfect for any occasion.
NOW! Jakarta Editorial team agree that Alto Restaurant & Bar, AMUZ Gourmet, Henshin, Social Garden and Social House are among Jakarta restaurants that have awesome designs. Have you been there? Or do you have other recommendation?
Mantra have been investing into environmental engineers and have them learning about mathematics, physics and the physical environment, so they get practice and see results based on our daily work.
Crowne Plaza Bandung’s Infinite Lounge and Resto is designed with a revolving dining room that allows for 360-degree views of the city.
The peak of Fashion Rhapsody showcased inspiring collections from four emerging designers and tons of brands that engage in the mission in reducing the industry’s waste.
With an area of more than 250sqm, the Tanah Abang Community Store will be designed not only as a coffee shop, but it will also house rooms for workshop and classes.
In the midst of the euphoria showcasing three designer collections on the unconventional catwalk at MRT Jakarta, Fashion Rock 2020 faced a backlash but It’s just the way how Jakartans reacts to hoo-ha moment.
Since 2012 the Balinese Subak system is on the list of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites and an area of 19,500 hectares has been designated as “Cultural Landscape”.
One of the brands that pay attention to the global issue is Hexagon, owned by Indonesian fashion designer, Zara Tentriabeng.
Within the 10-day festival, the second edition of Bintaro Design District connects creative communities and the public to discourse the importance of inclusive urban architecture and design in satellite cities.
Leading skincare brand SK-II has recently launched a new, limited edition product with Pitera at its core design.
Introducing Kemala Home Living, a functional, stylish, sustainably-sourced home décor that offers timeless designs.They partner with NGO to bring skill training to people in the communities with which they work.
The graphic design festival Seek a Seek is running from 29 November to 31 January 2020 at Dia.Lo.Gue Artspace, Kemang, South Jakarta.
Envisioned as a multifaceted experience that goes beyond hospitality, Desa Potato Head will be a place interwoven by music, art, design, food, wellness and sustainability.
This festive season, spend a heart-warming time with your family and loved ones at Canggu beachfront resort, COMO Uma Canggu.
Presenting a multidimensional experience to its guests and visitors, Desa Potato Head will transform hospitality, music, art, design and culture with sustainability as its anchor.
The 9th Annual Conference of HighScope Indonesia brought together education experts, students and parents in a discussion panel aimed at giving what’s best for the children.
Situated close to the biggest textile market in Southeast Asia, the newly open ibis Styles Tanah Abang welcomes guests with a vibrant living that speaks through its playful design.
With more than 70 fashion shows from 270 fashion designers and a series of fashionably riveting agenda, the 12th edition of Jakarta Fashion Week (JFW) carried a vision to revolutionise homegrown industry in the midst of criticism.
Aiming to bring together Indonesian and Swiss art honouring the Indonesian tradition, the Swiss Embassy once again held a batik design competition featuring a fashion show and exhibition.
The annual celebration of contemporary art and design enters a new decade with X, fathoming the depth of an artist’s imagination.
Jakarta Fashion Week (JFW) 2020 officially kicked off on Tuesday, 22 October, showcasing a designers’ parade that follows with a list of exciting agenda.
On the verge of his four decades as a fashion designer, Edward Hutabarat delivered a strong message on how people have to respect their textile heritage and civilisation.
From art and design to tech stuff, check out these exhibitions in Jakarta next October including Indonesian Contemporary Art and Design (ICAD), INDOCOMTECH, IndoCraft Expo, and Jakarta Fashion Week (JFW) 2020.
Warwick Purser has long history of developing Indonesian crafts, but never textiles, until August 2018 when he launched a fashion brand Equatorial Design to create his own batik style with strong, simple and contemporary design.
As an effort to promote Indonesian cultural heritage to guests and younger generation, Hotel Indonesia Kempinski is hosting a very special programme this month.
You’re never too young to enjoy quality timekeeping, and Flik Flak by the Swatch Group is proof that even children can benefit from the brand’s innovative design and functionality.
A gorgeously green landscape peppered by thought-evoking reliefs in a grand open-air theatre design sets the scene for the new Sunday Brunchcation programme at The Apurva Kempinski Bali.
The seminar was designed to update the Indonesian construction, development, property and related industries on best practices and ideas from Denmark
This year, Plaza Indonesia returned with Ramadan in Style to display the newest fashionable Muslim collection from nine fashion brands and designers to make your look more stylish this Eid Al-Fitr.
Converse collaborates with established Indonesian contemporary artist Hanafi for its new Limited Shoes Design line.
There are more than 800,000 mosques around the country. Most mosques still carry Arabian and Byzantium conventional style of design. On the other hand, these mosques are more contemporary in architecture.
As ARTOTEL Thamrin come up with youthful spirit, ARTOTEL Wahid Hasyim is likely established to caters more mature guests though its simplicity and elegant design.
The tents were designed, crafted, and built carefully by the local carpenter with local surround wood and natural elements.
There are so many charms that this country has to offer including its history, people, food, architecture, art and its exceptionally designed hotels that seem to grown every time.
With the theme “Essential Jakarta”, the Indonesian team, exhibiting for the second year, will showcase contemporary products inspired by Betawi Culture.
Harry Darsono celebrated his special day, titled “A Musical Evening" with a selection of around 130 guests including a few luminaries from the design world.
Saumata Apartment was awarded the gold prize and will be nominated for the FIABCI Prix d’Excellence for international property development. They also won the Kohler Bold Design Awards 2018.
Strongbow, the number one cider brand in the world, collaborates with Indonesian designer Jeffry Tan to bring natural freshness to the urban life.
If you want to find a rather unusual travelling experience that focuses on architectue and design, then just go to Bandung.
Through partnerships with global fashion agencies and creative institutions, IFF has helped designers make their way to the international market.
Byo’s Alchemy collection, which was launched in 2014 and is still in quite high demand today, is Tommy Ambiyo Tedji's biggest success. Now, the brand grows much
Something as simple as your office’s waste bin placement could contribute to your company’s sustainability aspect
With an impressive portfolio of designs both in Indonesia and overseas, Cosmas Gozali is known for his contemporary style. He spoke to us about his works.
Australian tech-based workout session F45 is a series of high intensity workouts designed at torching serious calories in a short period of time.
Enchanted by its remarkable spatial layout at the mountain range, the palace was designed to embrace the true Korean beauty and its natural features.
The refurbishment has seen a total revamp of both the interior and exterior with natural design elements.
Unlike other Starbucks stores in the city, this cafe is a nod to local culture where the the architecture and the atmosphere are inspired by Chinese design.
Come this 5th February 2019, the year of the pig, this wellness haven has prepared a special stay designed to help you ‘Start Anew’
Located in PIK Avenue in North Jakarta, a mixed-used lifestyle mall complex, it will combine renowned Swiss hospitality with contemporary design.
Uniquely designed to transcend generations of style, Danish Designs fit both contemporary and classic environments.
It offered a visual experience, using illustrations depicting the human experience that narrates behind the scene of artist's works.
The Dutch beer brand cooperated with two Indonesian brands, NeverTooLavish and YaJugaYa to create exclusive sneaker and t-shirt collection.
Tirtha Bridal has long been one of Bali’s most esteemed wedding resorts. Japanese owned and managed, their meticulous design and attention to detail has seen..
Inspired by traditional celebration "Kenduri", Kandura’s designs is different from the ceramic studios which focus on contemporary design.
Co-living is a new way for people to live in city, designed to provide convenience, and a genuine sense of community. Jakarta finally gets its own with Co-Haus.
The treatments are designed to bring balance to meet the needs of each individual by combining use of finest natural ingredients with contemporary techniques.
Jakarta Fashion Week 2019 culminated in a mesmeric runway performance by four designers who presented their masterpiece at the special night.
In addition to showcasing designers’ recent collections, it has drawn awareness to issues regarding individuals with disabilities and also women’s health.
Style Theory’s debut show at Jakarta Fashion Week (JFW) 2019 carried out its mission of promoting of sustainability through its rental service.
As part of efforts to transform Bintaro into a creative area, Bintaro Design District (BDD) has created urban creative hubs across various neighbourhoods.
Jakarta-based clothing label, MOZZO recently launched its latest service ‘Made by Order’ where one’s business attire can be tailored to one’s style.
For those looking for a fresh denim look, you may check these designer pieces who had show at Plaza Indonesia Men's Fashion Week (PIMFW) 2018.
Number of Indonesian designers are specialised in bridal collection. Their collection are worn by a number of celebrities and prominent people.
ARTOTEL Group announced the addition of a new hotel to its portfolio, The de Braga. Located in Bandung, the hotel is the first brand under Curated Collections.
Artotel and Raffles Hotel Jakarta use the art which dominantly influence the interior design of the hotel, make unique hospitality experience for its guests.
MyRoom by AccorHotels, is an innovative hotel room concept designed for a variety of interests which can be experienced at Mercure Serpong Alam Sutera.
NOW! Jakarta spoke to the designer, I Nyoman Nuarta about The statue of Garuda Wisnu Kencana (GWK) that will be unveiled at GWK Park in Bali, this month.
Indonesian fashion labels Biyan, Tangan, and Biasa have launched their Spring-Summer collection that might well match with your style preferences.
Relaunched after its renovation, Grand Café’s design incorporates traditional Indonesian art-forms provide a warm, welcoming, homely environment .
Indonesian furniture brand Kayou has launched its ‘Lereh Series’ by adapting Rama and Sita love Story in its design, which will be exhibit in New York this year
Clay Artists Arti Gidwani and Vibeke Lorentzen along with designer Auguste Soesastro, celebrated the beauty of “celestial fashion” in a ready-to-wear collection
Javasmith knives is inspired by traditional keris allowing the designer to express his imagination, deep love and pride for Indonesian history and legend.
Plaza Indonesia holds the “Ramadan in Style” Fashion Show to showcase the latest collection of modest wear created by five renowned Indonesian designers.
Designers Oscar Lawalata, Edward Hutabarat, & Denny Wirawan will bring batik to be showcased at the annual exhibition at UNESCO’s headquarter in Paris.
Alaya Resort Ubud, an unpretentious boutique resort with 105-room property has been designed to reflect Bali as an artistic destination.
Designed in a modern style, Ciputra World Surabaya welcomes discerning travelers, whether on a quest to discover Surabaya’s unique traits or short business trip
Young designer from Lasalle College students presents NIAN TANA Creative Show 2018 to appreciate Flores Heritage textiles from Maumere.
Novotel Lombok Resort &Villas is the essence of relaxation where superior and deluxe rooms are beautifully appointed using local textures and modern design.
Inspired by the Javanese art of weaving, both the exterior and interior designs of the hotel feature woven elements that speak of sturdiness and beauty.
In honour of the distinguished Italian architect and designer Vico Magistretti, the Embassy of Italy and the Istituto Italiano di Cultura (IIC) Jakarta are organizing an exhibition entitled “Vico Magistretti. A Traveling Archive”.
Shoe brand FitFlop teams up with iconic American fashion designer Anna Sui for the third time for its special edition line “FitFlop Loves Anna Sui”.