SINGAPORE – Raffles Singapore’s first unique Design Business Incubator, VONQUESTON has officially launched on 11 December 2015 by Managing Director of VONQUESTON, also Raffles Alumni, Ivonnn LAW.
A creative consultancy for clients seeking art, design, photography, and video production services, the Design Business Incubator, VONQUESTON located within the Raffles Singapore campus was envisioned with multiple pillars for industrial exposure in mind. Having an in-depth understanding of the creative and design landscape in Singapore and a team of established professionals, VONQUESTON provide creative concepts and sustainable solutions to address client’s business and marketing needs.
In conjunction with their opening, VONQUESTON have also launched a curated showcase; An Art & Design Showcase featuring four emerging Artists and Designers from Asia which will be held over 8 weeks from 11 December 2015 to 10 February 2016. During the official opening, the four emerging artists and designers were present to share their brand stories and collections with invited guests.
VONQUESTON showroom & gallery is a collective effort of the local creative community, showcasing like-minded independent designers and artists. Aimed to bring higher visibility with branding profiling of quality designer brands, VONQUESTON support and showcase them by creating an engaging experience that tells a story through showcase, pop-up, exhibition, workshops and talks. They organise curated product launches and private events on a bi-monthly basis to showcase the works of our artists and designers.
Having located within Raffles Singapore campus, the Design Business Incubator would provide the resources and platform for Raffles students to embark on entrepreneurship, as well as similarly creating valuable internship and work experience opportunities from these start-ups and the industry as a whole.
“We are in talks with a few Raffles Designers to showcase their collections with us. As part of the Raffles Design Business Incubator programme, we have been providing small groups and one-to-one advisory sessions to Raffles graduates and current students on a by appointment basis.” Ivonnn LAW commented.