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  1. Property - Hong Kong & China - DESIGN

    Designer Naoto Fukasawa's object lesson on the beauty of function

    Posted Aug 06th 2014, 03:50am by Catherine Shaw

    ... with innovative heat recycling and water-and-energy saving technologies for Panasonic Electrical Works; a sculptural bookshelf created for B&B Italia, featuring a distinctive X-shaped brace ...

  2. Property - Hong Kong & China - DESIGN

    Mainland China towers scraping the sky in a green and modern way

    Posted Jul 30th 2014, 05:11am by Peta Tomlinson

    ... Council, China is home to some of the most ambitious Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED)-certified buildings in the world. Close to 2,000 LEED projects on the mainland, in Hong ... of The Club- within the landmark Parkview Green, itself a LEED Platinum (version 3) development- and its energy performance, to water efficiency and indoor air quality, had to be considered. The design ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine - DESIGN

    Team spirit

    Posted Jul 26th 2014, 11:09pm by Charmaine Chan

    ... the couple have collected over the years. They commissioned an additional piece specifically for the doors of a cabinet in their movie room. The energy of the Japanese art heightens the dynamism ...

  4. Property - Hong Kong & China - DESIGN

    Preserving the past in new buildings is back in fashion

    Posted Jul 09th 2014, 05:02am by Peta Tomlinson

    ... adding: "This might not always equate to a cost saving, however, it saves the embodied energy of an existing structure from being defunct." In the case of the Tai O fishing village ...

  5. Lifestyle - Interiors & Living - DESIGN

    House that Dee built is home sweet, tiny home

    Posted Jun 25th 2014, 01:31am by James King

    ... started- we were both overwhelmed. But we're still friends," she says. And into her new life and new digs went all her energy, faith, doubt and dog Rooodeee. "Even now, 15 per cent ...

  6. Lifestyle - Interiors & Living - DESIGN

    Architect Ken Shuttleworth was born to design beautiful buildings

    Posted Jun 11th 2014, 04:39am by ADELE BRUNNER

    ... achievable in Hong Kong, Make's design for Dunbar Place minimises environmental impact with its use of recyclable aluminium building materials while the solid-to-glass ratio reduces energy consumption and the building's carbon footprint. "The biggest trend in architecture has to be to reduce carbon dioxide, save energy and find sustainable materials that have been responsibly ...

  7. Property - Hong Kong & China - DESIGN

    Office space makes room for fun and creativity

    Posted May 21st 2014, 06:00am by Peta Tomlinson

    ... of the past were the first to go, giving way to an open-plan space more conducive to the flow of creative energy. As the designers found places around the perimeter walls for pieces from Lau's ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine - DESIGN

    Pride of place: showroom in Ap Lei Chau

    Posted Apr 20th 2014, 12:36am by Jane Steer

    ... herself, the place exudes humour and energy. Splashes of turquoise and electric orange add zing to industrial materials, such as weathered, acid-etched iron and polished concrete. Giant ...

  9. Magazines - Post Magazine - DESIGN

    Store de force: Takumi

    Posted Apr 20th 2014, 12:36am by CANDACE CAMPOS

    ... that make a fresh contrast to the more conservative palette of the furniture." You carry an art collection; do you plan to feature different artists? "Our collaboration with Fabrik ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine - DESIGN

    Living the dream

    Posted Apr 12th 2014, 11:17pm by Charmaine Chan

    ... has infused with rousing colours, fantastical shapes, unusual materials and boundless energy. From a family of actors, sushi chef Griffith (whose half-sister is Melanie Griffith, star ... the pace that is thrilling. “I miss the energy here: it’s positive and fast,” she says. “I’m a little hyper and sometimes in America, they say to me: ‘Slow down.’ “But, in Hong Kong, it’s like, ...




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