Issue 3

Some highlights from Issue 3, as well as a few extra images we just couldn’t squeeze in.


Openings / New design stores and a museum in Hong Kong,
Manila and Singapore
Products / New collections and collaborations
Read / Upcoming and recent books on design, art, interiors, urbanity and architecture from the world’s best publishers
Curated / Our curated selection from Maison&Objet Paris
Gallery, Hong Kong / Discover the Kam Tin collection
Retail, New York / Chamber, a new paradigm in design retail
Restaurant, Hong Kong / A hole in the wall that makes clever use of space and plenty of local inspiration
Restaurant, Manila / A clever repurposing of an old airport control tower becomes the hip new spot in the Filipino capital
Office, Taipei / Inside the living and working space of Ganna
Design Studio
Anniversary / We speak to Gary Chang of EDGE Design Institute about the tiny apartment that still inspires us all
Studio / Our regular feature on craftspeople behind the scenes focuses on Bangkok-based furniture designer Alexander Lamont
Retrospective / Our regular feature on influential designers from
the 20th century and earlier. This edition focuses on the work of husband and wife team Charles and Ray Eames


Seville / Our regular travel guide for designers. This edition features the most stylish and inspiring places to stay, shop, eat and drink in Seville, Spain
Openings / Designer hotels around the world
Hotel, London / We interview designers Tony Chi and Martin Brudnizki about their involvement with the Rosewood Hotel


Zhu Yiyong / We speak to the acclaimed Chinese artist about his latest series ‘Realm of the Heart’
Louis Vuitton, Paris / Art and architecture collide in Paris


Hong Kong / An inspiring 35-square-metre apartment by Hong Kong-based French designer Peggy Bels
Hong Kong / A stunning historical renovation by Kerry Phelan Design Office, the firm’s first in Hong Kong
London / We take a tour of a unique shared housing project in London


Density, Amsterdam / Alastair Gordon speaks with creative Dutch architects who are making the most of high urban density
Density, Melbourne / Urban planner Mitra Anderson-Oliver talks us through some recent urban planning developments in Australia’s most liveable city
Small Houses / We speak with documentary maker Kirsten Dirksen about her experiences with what’s become known as the Small House Movement
Green Walls / Insights into gardening in high-density locales