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In Conversation with Legendary Design Icon Chi Wing Lo
By Emily Leung
Raised in Hong Kong, with a masters degree in architecture from Harvard University, Chi Wing Lo is an academic and multi-disciplinary designer and artist who has worked across spectrums of art, architecture, interiors and furniture across the globe – in Milan, Athens, London, Istanbul, Yalta, Dubai, Shanghai, Beijing and Shanghai.
He has successfully cultivated a multi-faceted career stemming from his unique artistic spirit and belief, and has been entrusted to re-create The Regent Hotel (rebranded from the previous InterContinental Hotel), anticipated to open in 2022. Chi Wing’s prolific output has long been recognized internationally for its evocativeness in thought, gracefulness in form and meticulousness in every detail. Read through the gallery below for our conversation with the esteemed designer: