Hong Tai

DesignerSetmund
PrizeHonorable Mention
Entry Description

The building integrated office and factory. The business is mainly produced the circuit boards. The client wants to decorate the building with the artistic and warn feeling. A modern innovation of green design is adopted as the main theme, such as elements and themes, such as adding the sculptures in a "sickle hook" shape in the false ceiling and stairs etc. After entering the atrium, there is the high-furnished set in the central area. "Board" concept is used as the theme of the floor design, which expresses strongly the product of this industrial building. A lot of wavy wood is used to support the steel arch in the central area. Both sides of the building are the negotiating room and exhibition hall respectively. The wall and door are decorated with natural wood in silhouettes of trees. It makes use of the lighting, to create the new look of the industrial building.

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).

Awards and Prize

Setmund Leung Kam Biu is a celebrated and well-known interior designer in the international. His name is become famous and widespread in worldwide that more than 16 countries’ media have been reported his name. Setmund received numerous awards from different countries, including China, Britain, United States, Germany, Taiwan, South Korea and Russia. His works was displayed permanently at the museum in Germany. (Note: He may be the first or even the only designer from Hong Kong who gets the awards.) For example: German Red Dot Design Award (The first designer from Hong Kong who got this award) and S South Korea Incheon International Design Fair Award. In addition, Setmund gets the awards in consecutive years. For example: IDA Award for five consecutive years and London International Creative Competition for four consecutive years. Setmund was also selected as the "Outstanding Artist & Designers of the Century ." In 2013, Setmund also got the most prestigious award, International Design & Art Achievement Award Although Setmund does not have the formal academic credentials in design, he works very hard and does innovative work which makes him well known in the world. He was chosen as “2012Hong Kong Spirit Ambassadors” and “2012 Life Warriors ”. He was also nominated as the “ ATV Loving Hearts Campaign 2013”. Therefore, he is well known as the “Design legend”. Setmund gets many awards in different field, such as interior design, product, sculpture, furniture, art, concepts and programs, which is diversified. Some foreign designers & company have plagiarize Setmund’s design. (a) The first designer in Hong Kong to write special column for 17 years and broke 2 records in Hong Kong. (b) Setmund designed the “Big Puzzle” in 2012, and around 200 pupils used 568560 small puzzles to make the “Big Puzzle”, which is 147.41 square meter. It broke the Guinness World Records.