• Monday
  • November 24, 2014
  • Last updated: 10:04am
Hong Kong




Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 176 for space

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. Property - International - DESIGN

    James Cheng creates living spaces that enhances interactivity

    Posted Sep 03rd 2014, 03:50am by Kavita Daswani

    ... space that enhances interaction Hong Kong-born architect James Cheng has a slightly contrarian point of view when he considers the sustainability factor of his birthplace. "In a way, Hong ... living spaces that are founded on the principles of self-sufficiency, sustainability and social harmony- developments that, even at their largest and most expansive, encourage people to commune ...

  2. Lifestyle - Interiors & Living - DESIGN

    Danish architects take space and light approach

    Posted Aug 27th 2014, 05:34am by Peta Tomlinson

    ... architects take space and light approach With a population of less than 6 million, Denmark is smaller than many Chinese cities. Yet the rapidly urbanising China needs what the Nordic nation ... the Danes start thinking about sustainability in a passive way – such as site orientation and a sensibility to light and space – at the very start of the process. She deems “active” sustainability, ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine - DESIGN

    Split decisions

    Posted Nov 22nd 2014, 09:58pm by Jane Steer

    ... Jane Steer With her own home filled to bursting, an interior designer divided a second apartment into a stylish granny flat for guests and storage space for a vast music collection, writes Jane Steer Split decisions Hong Kong homes are infamous for their lack of space. Even those lucky enough to have 1,700 square feet to play with, such as interior designer Cynthia Lie-Breit, run ...

  4. Property - International - DESIGN

    Living Office concept for the new species of worker

    Posted Nov 19th 2014, 04:40am by James King

    ... James King property.post@scmp.com Herman Miller reconfigures office layout into 10 dedicated spaces to match different types of work behaviour, be it in groups or individually Living ... "As we move from an era of industry into an era of ideas, the need for people to work together increases," says Hocking. "They need collaborative spaces, but workstations in serried ...

  5. Magazines - Post Magazine - DESIGN

    Space crafting

    Posted Aug 02nd 2014, 11:31pm by Viv Jones

    ... Text Jonathan Wong An architect-interior designer has used ingenious ways to make every inch count in her 1,500 sq ft Pok Fu Lam flat Space crafting Text Viv Jones / Styling David Roden ... sq ft flat in Pok Fu Lam was in fairly good condition but the couple wanted a layout that maximised space and views, so Wong, an architect and interior designer, immediately set about ...

  6. Magazines - Post Magazine - DESIGN

    Design file: Sjors van Buyten

    Posted Nov 08th 2014, 10:10pm by ANJI CONNELL

    ... "I recently got a work space in Kwun Tong. It feels so good to finally have a space again, where I can just get in the zone and work." Where do you find the parts for your work? "In ... the Hong Kong art gallery cum-private-dining space. I'm also making something for Clockenflap." How much are your pieces? "It depends on the size, material and whether it's ...

  7. Magazines - Post Magazine - DESIGN

    Access wall areas

    Posted Nov 15th 2014, 08:48pm by Catherine Shaw

    ... "It was the perfect base while I established my furniture-manufacturing business in China, but eventually I wanted a space where I could have a kitchen and enjoy my art," Del Vecchio ... of the internal walls were structural, Del Vecchio realised he could create a unique space designed around his eclectic collection of post-war Western art and contemporary Chinese works. In addition ...

  8. Property - International - DESIGN

    Tipping the balance between flexibility and teen style

    Posted Oct 29th 2014, 05:28am by Kavita Daswani

    ... how to incorporate their nerdy needs alongside a quiet study and sleeping space. "So many kids have gaming systems, computers, iPads and iPhones around which they socialise," said Berk, who plans to open his first store in Hong Kong in the next year. "We have to always make sure they have their own space, with great seating, a place they can have their friends over ...

  9. Magazines - Post Magazine - DESIGN

    Open sesame

    Posted Nov 01st 2014, 10:27pm by PETER TOMLINSON

    ... because it was airy, and had city views and harbour glimpses. They also liked the balcony, even though, pre-renovation, it felt disconnected from the interior. To visually extend the living space ... wardrobes. Two large window sills in the bedroom were made into seats with a simple plank of solid walnut. “It is a space-saving strategy to fully utilise all the window sills throughout ...

  10. Property - Hong Kong & China - DESIGN

    Office space makes room for fun and creativity

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

    ... space makes room for fun and creativity Cosying up by the fire, jamming over drinks and chit-chatting in a cha chaan teng are not the norm during working hours- unless you happen to work in one ... 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 ...




SCMP.com Account