Work hard, read hard.

Work hard, read hard.

Everyone always asks me what is in my bag, and I am forced to reply “DREAMS AND COURAGE!” although we all know in reality it is full of 90% useless things. If Joyce had the same lame sense of humor she would say her bags are full of knowledge, referring to the many...
de’Sign: ADC Exhibit

de’Sign: ADC Exhibit

What is design? Design is the result of meticulous revisions. Layered efforts determine the optimal direction guiding the design to a polished outcome. The User Experience team executed a project to express in the form of a story the workflow and integration of UE,...
Kenjyukun Ko-labo: Exploring Scent Design

Kenjyukun Ko-labo: Exploring Scent Design

The sense of smell is elusive. It is ubiquitous but cannot be seen or touched. It is one of the strongest catalysts for recalling memories and evoking certain emotions. Recently the fragrance market has been booming. Especially in Japan. Many scent design brands have...
Deep Jade

Deep Jade

After a two-hour meeting, I needed a cup of coffee. I stumbled into the elevator, and saw Jonas. I politely nodded and leaned against the wall of the elevator. “Have you ever thought about wearing jade?” Jonas in the other corner of the elevator suddenly...
D & DEPARTMENT KYOTO

D & DEPARTMENT KYOTO

Another trip abroad. This time to Kyoto, Japan. Kyoto is a famous historical city in Japan which retains the culture of the ancient capital and merges with new world trends. It’s a very charming city. Nearly every year I arrange a trip to Kyoto, and each trip I make a...
Kengo Kuma: Park of Materials

Kengo Kuma: Park of Materials

Copy/Photography: Timothy Liao When I first saw an advertisement for “Kengo Kuma: Park of Materials” exhibition, it immediately caught by attention because of the word “materials.” Regardless of which field of design including product, interior, packaging, etc., all...