Reflecting Tradition

Artist bridging past and future with reverse glass painting A traditional art form has an unlikely champion in student Nguyen Duc Huy. The 22-year-old, in his second year of graphic design at Ton Duc Thang University, is an avid collector of reverse glass paintings. While reverse glass painting has been practiced as an art form … Read more

Renew, Restore and Rebalance

Design a life of peaceful intention and laidback luxury at Lobster Bay Lombok Villas and Residences The five-star hotel market is due for a shakeup and a new boutique resort is planning on doing just that. Lobster Bay Lombok Villas and Residences is located on Lombok Island in Indonesia, the island right next door to … Read more

Less, Better and With a Vietnamese Soul

Find out why industrial designer Neo Nguyen describes himself as an idea-to-product translator Modern Minimalist design was first championed by architect Mies van der Rohe, who famously used the words “Less is more” to describe his design style, referring not only to how something looks, but also the components that make it function. Industrial designer … Read more