TITLE: Swire Properties Corporate Headquarters
LOCATION: One Island East, Hong Kong
CLIENT: Swire Properties Limited
INTERIOR DESIGNER: M Moser
ARTIST: Cynthia Sah, HK - Matthew Simmonds, UK - Matthew Radford, UK - Choi Tae Hoon, Korea - Lucille Lo, HK
Commission of original artworks for Swire new offices. All artworks with a corporate feel, a stunning 1.5 ton white marble sculpture called Enlightenment by Cynthia Sah, that appears to defy gravity at the main staircase, a series of 3 Chinese architectural sculpted natural marble boulders from Matthew Simmonds in Carrara, a huge painting by Matthew Radford of the people in Island East, showing great movement and energy, and a copper wire sculpture by Korean Cho Tai Hoon to enhance Fung Shui.
DATE: January 2011
PHOTO: Alison Pickett