unit.: a glimpse into Singapore’s 1970s – ’80s private apartments
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The ten private apartments featured in this publication were built in Singapore between the 1970s and ‘80s. Through interviews held between end 2020 to 2022 with the residents of these apartments, this book offers a peek into the stories behind the building facades, and documents how these spaces continue to function as homes today.
Featuring Golden Mile Complex, People’s Park Complex, Peach Garden, Pandan Valley, Hillcrest Arcadia, Bedok Court, Palisades, Mandarin Gardens, The Colonnade and Pepys Hill Condominium.
Samantha Chia is an urban planner with a background in architecture. Her interests include documenting the untold narratives that shape the history and urban fabric of Singapore.
Finbarr Fallon is an architectural photographer and artist based in Singapore and London. His works have been exhibited internationally and have won awards including the Blueprint Architecture Photography Awards (Atrium People’s Choice), Landscape Photographer of the Year (Finalist) and Infrastructure Photographer of the Year (Finalist).
Cover Type: Paperback
Page Count: 224
Year Published: 2022
Size: 176mm x 250mm