The multi-disciplinary artist Sonia Kwek; Eastern tradition-influenced movement artist Ruby Jayaseelan and contemporary dance-trained pole expert Vanda Seetoh show off the power and beauty of movement.


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Vanda wears denim bra top and matching jeans, Prada; and Pasha de Cartier 35mm pink gold and steel watch with automatic movement and interchangeable leather strap, and Clash de Cartier small and medium white gold rings and matching medium bracelet, Cartier

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Ruby wears silk georgette blouse and matching pants, Chanel. Nose ring, Ruby’s own

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Vanda wears Sportmax wool dress, Max Mara; and Pasha de Cartier 35mm pink gold watch with automatic movement on leather strap, and (on left hand) Clash de Cartier small and medium pink gold rings and matching bracelet, Cartier

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Sonia wears lamé cardigan with sequins and lace jumpsuit, Gucci; and (on right hand) Pasha de Cartier 35mm pink gold and steel watch with automatic movement and interchangeable leather strap, and Clash de Cartier medium pink gold ring, and (on both middle fingers, in pink or yellow gold) Juste un Clou small ring and Panthere de Cartier small ring with onyx and tsavorite garnets, Cartier

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Sonia wears micro faille coat, macrame lace bra top and cotton shorts, Valentino; (on right index finger) Clash de Cartier medium pink gold ring, and (on both middle fingers, in pink or yellow gold) Juste un Clou small ring and Panthere de Cartier small ring with onyx and tsavorite garnets, Cartier; and cotton socks, Prada

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Vanda wears cashmere pullover, Longchamp; polyester biker shorts, Coach; and (on left middle finger) Clash de Cartier small and medium pink gold rings, Cartier

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Sonia wears viscose knit dress, Longchamp; and (on right index finger) Clash de Cartier medium pink gold ring and (on both middle fingers, in pink or yellow gold) Juste un Clou small ring and Panthere de Cartier small ring with onyx and tsavorite garnets, Cartier

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Ruby wears Vertigo polyamide bodysuit and pique jersey pants, Fendi; and Pasha de Cartier 35mm pink gold watch with automatic movement on leather strap, and (on both index fingers, in pink or yellow gold) Juste un Clou small ring, and Panthere de Cartier small ring with onyx and tsavorite garnets, Cartier

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Vanda wears viscose cropped top and polyester skirt, Alexander McQueen; and Pasha de Cartier 35mm pink gold and steel watch with automatic movement and interchangeable leather strap, and Clash de Cartier small and medium white gold rings and matching medium bracelet, Cartier

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Ruby wears wool and silk dress, Max Mara; and (on right arm, top) Panthere de Cartier yellow gold bracelet with onyx and tsavorite garnets, (on left arm, bottom) Juste un Clou small yellow gold bracelet, and (on both hands) Clash de Cartier pink gold bracelet in medium or small, Juste un Clou small ring in pink or yellow gold, and Panthere de Cartier small ring with onyx and tsavorite garnets in pink or yellow gold, Cartier


Director Amanda Tan Cinematography Hanafi Mohd Lighting Li Jianling & Koh Rui Jia Film Editor Siti Khairunnisa Photography Stefan Khoo, assisted by Alif & Kendrick Choo Styling Damian Huang, assisted by Yuan Kun & Danessa Tong Hair Sean Ang, using Shiseido Professional Makeup Sha Shamsi, using Chanel Subjects Sonia Kwek, Ruby Jayaseelan & Vanda Seetoh Music Boiling Point by David O’Brien & Paul Clarvis Venue Black Box at Gateway Theatre (tel: 6819-0781)


A version of this article first appeared in the July 2021 Dance edition of FEMALE