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Simple yet refined design that is practical with an artistic touch

WHO is he? Steve Leung is an internationally renowned architect, interior and product designer born in Hong Kong. He scooped the Andrew Martin International Interior Designer of the Year Award in 2015. ...

October 18, 2020, Sunday


Feng shui harmony in a Tibetan-style eco lodge

In Yunnan Province’s extreme northwestern town Benzilan, an unmarked turn off down a country road, up a narrow winding road, along a babbling brook, eventually an inscrutable door. Whose is it? Why is ...

October 18, 2020, Sunday


Modernism defined by openness, publicness

Who are they? Thonik is an Amsterdam-based design duo, led by Nikki Gonnissen and Thomas Widdershoven. They specialize in visual communication, graphic identity, interaction and motion design. The company ...

September 27, 2020, Sunday


Functional Balinese oasis oozes aesthetical charm

WHEN finance professional Mei Yee Lim purchased a property in the new Cullinan West development in Nam Cheong, Hong Kong, she decided to go for amenities over square footage. Lim, now in her 30s, used ...

September 27, 2020, Sunday


A colorful, playful Dubai dwelling full of personality, charm

ARCHITECT and interior designer Pallavi Dean boasts an artistic free spirit that gives her family home in Dubai a joyful, wow factor. The Indian-born designer, who was raised in the United Arab Emirates, ...

September 13, 2020, Sunday


Simple ways to explore scale, texture, pattern

WHO is she? Hilda Impey is a textile and furniture designer, who has been working for Wilson Associates’ Dubai studio for four years as design director and principal of FF&E (Furniture, Fixtures and Equipment). ...

September 13, 2020, Sunday


Quest to discover the latest methods to manipulate materials

Who is he? Based between Vancouver and Berlin, Omer Arbel cultivates a fluid position between the fields of architecture, sculpture, invention and design. Focal themes of his work include the ongoing ...

August 30, 2020, Sunday


Timeless style with a contemporary eye

ARCHITECT Paloma Canizares’ home in Madrid is experimental, unexpected and personal. Canizares and her husband, Rafael Garcia-Tapia, fell in love with the apartment 12 years ago despite it being bigger ...

August 30, 2020, Sunday


Using natural resources to create sustainability

WHO is she? Nieves Contreras is creative director of Lladró, a Spanish brand of artistic porcelain pieces. She studied Product Design Engineering and got a Masters in Design Management at the Polytechnic ...

August 16, 2020, Sunday


Gaudi-inspired abode’s art of curved lines

RENOWNED Spanish architect Antoni Gaudi once said, “There are no straight lines or sharp corners in nature. Therefore, buildings must have no straight lines or sharp corners.” Gaudi’s “art of curves” ...

August 16, 2020, Sunday




 

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