HKDI celebrates World Interiors Day with lecture series

by Sophie Cullen on May 16, 2016 in Interiors
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Nanjing Mandarin Palace by Steve Leung

Nanjing Mandarin Palace by Steve Leung

In May, HKDI presents World Interiors Day – Interiors Intelligence – a series of master lectures and a design workshop with top interior designers in Hong Kong

To celebrate World Interiors Day -the annual event initiated by the International Federation of Interior Architects/Designers (IFI) to spotlight interior architecture and design worldwide – Hong Kong Design Institute (HKDI) will host a series of master lectures and a workshop in May. A group of Hong Kong’s leading interior designers and architects will take part in the event which will run from 19-28 May.

Interior design by Joey Ho

Interior design by Joey Ho

President-elect of IFI, internationally recognised architect, interior and product designer Steve Leung will share the chances and challenges he has experienced throughout his design career, while acclaimed lighting designer Tino Kwan will discuss the importance of light in spatial design. Internationally-renowned designer James Law of James Law Cybertecture International and Joey Ho, founder of P A L Design Consultants Ltd and vice-chairman of Hong Kong Interior Design Association (HKIDA), will talk through their design journeys and the challenges they have faced on their road to success.

Steve Leung

Steve Leung

James Law

James Law

Joey Ho

Joey Ho

A design workshop titled A Realisation of Space will be led and guided by HKDI oustanding Alumni, Tenniel Tsang. The event will allow participants hands on involvement and offer the opportunity for them to experience the process of creating their own space and unique three-dimensional objects by using corrugated board.



The Master Lecture Series

Master Lecture 1

Speakers: Steve Leung – Made in Hong Kong and Tino Kwan – The Charm of Light

Date: 19 May, 2016

Time: 7-9pm

Venue: Lecture Theatre A001, HKDI & IVE (Lee Wai Lee)


Master Lecture 2

Speakers: James Law– Innovating the Fabric of Mankind – Cybertecture and Joey Ho – Contextualisation & Deconstruction of Interior Design

Date: 26 May, 2016

Time: 7-9pm

Venue: Lecture Theatre A001, HKDI & IVE (Lee Wai Lee)


Design Workshop – Realisation of Space

Speaker: Tenniel Tsang (HKDI Outstanding Alumni of Interior Design)

Date: 28 May, 2016


Morning Session: 10am – 1pm

Afternoon Session: 2pm – 5pm

Venue: d-mart, HKDI & IVE (Lee Wai Lee)



Enquiries: 3928 2839 / (Mr. Yau)

3 King Ling Road, Tseung Kwan O (Tiu Keng Leng MTR Exit A2)

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