Conversation with Chris Maksaereekul, co-founder of The Maks' Coffee & author of My Journey with Coffee
We sat down with Chris Maksaereekul, co-founder of specialty coffee and lifestyle brand The Maks' Coffee as well as author of My Journey with Coffee, to learn more about her story and the coffee industry!
Chris Maksaereekul, co-founder of The Maks' Coffee
How is it like growing up in a coffee family and what inspired you to start The Maks’ Coffee?
Although coffee has been a part of my family for many generations, I first started my career in the financial services industry and stepped into the coffee business...
Lianhe Zaobao 联合早报
19 May 2021
Written by Zhang Heyang
Translation by Isabella Meo
28-year-old harpist Laura Peh founded a business last year - a publishing house specialising in art picture books for children - with the belief that art can help cultivate the emotional intelligence and creativity in future generations.
University students Isabella Meo (left) and Erika Solomon (right) are currently interns with Laura Peh (centre), founder of Cinnamon Art Publishing.
Women fascinated Gustav Klimt and he enjoyed painting them. He began with commissions from Viennese society belles, and over time, sought to express the beauty of human emotion through his depictions his muses, their personalities, and desires. His later portraits overflow with expression and decorative features, thus turning the anatomy of a muse into ornamentation. Klimt developed his Art Nouveau style with motifs, mosaics, flowers, and oriental influences. He often thought of his muses as trapped fairies in their own dreams.