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Author Archives: Calvin Kang

About Calvin Kang

Singapore’s very own 100m national sprinter and Milo poster boy is one who wears many shoes. Contrary to the athletic stereotype, he can be taken seriously and loves suiting up like Barney Stinson. With his overflowing passion for film and photography, Calvin documents almost his entire life with his camera/iPhone/GoPro. If you name it, he has probably taken a picture of it, instagram-ed it and #hashtag-ed it!

This is Home (Part I): Housing In Singapore

In recent weeks Shiok! has received numerous suggestions about local topics to discuss…and one topic stood out in particular – our HOME in Singapore. This is the first of a 3-parter series. History Begins…  Almost 1/3 of people lived in dilapidated…


Elaine Heng & Min Yi: Dancers for Ballet Under The Stars

At Shiok! We have an exclusive interview with the dancers behind ‘Ballet Under The Stars’ (BUTS) coming to you in July.Conceived in 1995, Ballet Under the Stars is one of Singapore’s favourite outdoor events. SDT Artistic Director Janek Schergen comments,…

eDM - USS Night Out 13th July


We had the privilege of catching the quarter-final match between ARGENTINA vs BELGIUM at USS on last Sunday morning. The SONY experience was interesting as there were SONY booths everywhere, from their new boosting home speakers, Playstation 4 game console stations,…


Madhu Mohana: Defender for LionsXII

The World Cup kicked off on 12 June, and 5 time champions Brazil will host this year’s tournament across 12 cities. Brazil is the most successful country in the World Cup, followed by Italy with 4 titles, Germany with 3…


Ng Han Bin: Team Singapore Men’s Basketball Player

Directed by local actor Tay Ping Hui, MEETING THE GIANT is the brainchild of veteran actor Jack Choo 朱厚任, and stars Ian Fang, and new faces who are professional players from the Singapore Slingers. MEETING THE GIANT is based on…


Andrew Kiong: The Aircon Specialist

When you search online for an air conditioning (aircon) service or repair company, you get a whole list of them and would wonder which one of these companies would you want to engage. The safest bet would be from referrals…


Ballet Under the Stars (BUTS) 2014

Immerse yourself in the perfect evening at Singapore Dance Theatre’s (SDT) 19th the Stars. This year, SDT will be presenting two weekends of exquisite choreography by award-winning international choreographers from 18 – 20 July and 25 – 27 July @…