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DesignerSetmund Leung Kam Biu
Entry Description

There is a hidden house inside the cube with the size of 3m (L)x 3 m (W) x 2.4m (H). A cabinet with wheels is used for hiding the house’s four main living areas; the living room, bedroom, study room and the kitchen. The centre is a rotating bathroom, connecting these four areas which make the whole combination just looks like column - The first cabinet is the bed room equipped with bed and wardrobes; - The second cabinet is the living room with TV/audio storage combination, retractable sofa. When the sofa is pulled up, it becomes the living room; - The third cabinet is the study area with bookcase and drawers. It becomes the study zone the when the hidden-reading desk and chair are pulled out. - The fourth cabinet is the kitchen with kitchen cabinets, appliances and equipment. If the hidden dining table and chairs are pulled out, it becomes the dining area for the users to have meals there. Lastly, the centre area is the movable and rotatable bathroom , which is easy and convenient for the users to get in and out. The users can make use of the shower room, washing basin and toilet facilities, enjoying the modern life. This space-saving, flexible and modernistic ‘column’ is suitable for those who like to live alone with high standard of living.

About Designer

Name: Setmund Leung Kam Biu Job : Professional Interior Designer Design-Book Author Column Writer &Part-time Lecturer. Name: Setmund Leung Kam Biu Job : Professional Interior Designer Design-Book Author Column Writer &Part-time Lecturer. Name: Setmund Leung Kam Biu Job : Professional Interior Designer Design-Book Author Column Writer &Part-time Lecturer. Awards: 1) International Award of Red Dot Design Award (Oscar in international design field) ( 2006) 2) Award of Incheon International Design Fair Competition in South Korea (2006) 3) Encouraged Prize of the China Contest for Furniture Design Competition (2006) 4) Bronze Merit of International Commercial Art Design Competition of China (2004) 5) Merit of Hong Kong Modern Kitchen Design Competition (2004) 6) Certificate of Merit(Residential) in the International Design Competition in (2003) (2 Awards). 7) Bronze Medal of No.5 Bienal De Design De Macau in (2003). 8) "2000 outstanding artists and designers of the 20th century." at the International Biographical Centre, Cambridge, England in (2000). 9) Certificate of Merit ( Residential ) in the C.S.D. Hong Kong Design Awards in (1999). 10) Asia Pacific Interior Design Honourable Merit Awards (Restaurant/Club Category) in (1996). 11) Certificate of Merit (Residential) in the C.S.D. Hong Kong Design Awards in (1994). 12) Winner of the Interior Design Awards (Commercial Category ) in the I.D.A. (H.K.) in (1993).