1. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xf0K_oC-8kU VIDEO TIMEDONT
JUST SIT BACK & RELAX!Pay attention to the following points
during the video: What kind of atmosphere is created regarding
Singapores upgrade? What image of Singapore is being portrayed in
the pictures? Are they any different from what you see on a daily
basis? Does it feel like Home? Does it feel homely?
2. PRECISE & RIGIDThe buildings are in alignment with the
roadswhich meet at desired pointslinked by bridges all hangin the
grace of mathematics.
3. Even the sea draws backOVERWHELMING & UNSTOPPABLE CHANGE
and the skies surrender.
4. ORCHARD ROAD 1926
5. ORCHARD ROAD 2013
6. RAFFLES PLACE 1860
7. RAFFLES PLACE 1999 RAFFLES PLACE 2013
8. WHAT DID THE PLANNERS GET RID OF? The flaws The blemishes of
the past Useless blocks The fossils of last century
9. With history gone and a new history in place, where do we
find our sense of belonging?
10. ARTIFICIAL & FAKEAll gaps are pluggedwith gleaming
gold.The country wears perfect rowsof shining teeth.
11. ANAESTHESIA AMNESIA HYPNOSIS LOSS OF LOSS OF LOSS
OFSENSATION MEMORY CONTROL Are we robots?
12. But my heart would not bleed poetry. What do you think
poetry stands for? What is the function of poetry?
13. Not a single dropto stain the blueprintof our pasts