Home of Originality
Home, a place utilised by everyone every day. Is there any space for creativity in home design apart from satisfying customers’ requests for functionality and aesthetics? How should home designers create a home of originality?
In this episode, we will probe into lamps, wooden furniture, fragrant design and multifunctional furniture. Through the sharing and production of designers from different sectors, we will analyse the philosophy behind home design, the relationship between design and the real life, as well as the wisdom embedded therein.
LAW Yat-ming is a lamp designer who loves to employ delightful things as his design elements. By using light and shadow along with his easy-to-use works, he shares with the users the concepts of his designs.
Thomas WONG is one of the few furniture designers in Hong Kong. He insists on making furniture with solid wood using traditional carpentry techniques despite how time-consuming it is, in the hope of making his works more durable.
Xavier TSANG, a fragrant designer, savours and captures the intangible odour with his heart and blend fitting fragrances for home. He even makes this smell of home portable, enabling it to stay in company with us all the time.
Vincent LIM and Elaine LU are conjugal partners in furniture design. Although the couple’s preferences on design are poled apart, they have sought common ground through their shared language, design, which gives rise to flexible multifunctional furniture.