Foster
Meeting & Seminar
Foster
Meeting & Seminar
Designers' Sharing Session - Hong Kong

FLOW Unfold - Hong Kong Edition exhibited 17 showcases, including fashion, jewelry, home products, branding projects, electronic gadgets, etc. After the opening ceremony, the founders and designers of two exhibitors, 1983ASIA and Cynthia & Xiao, attended the sharing session to introduce their design philosophy and discuss the development opportunities and challenges with audiences.

Date: 17 September 2019
Venue: PMQ S710 The Hub (35 Aberdeen Street, Central, Hong Kong)
Panel Discussion
Speakers:
Mr Yao & Ms SuSu (1983ASIA)
1983ASIA was found by Yao from Malaysia and SuSu from China in 2012 Shenzhen China. In 2017, they established Asia Aesthetics Institute focusing on Asia culture and art for graphic design. 1983ASIA is a member of TDAASIA. This unique combination leads the international mix art trends. They also focus on brand design, mascot design, package design, product design and art crossover. 1983ASIA is the tutor of the course “Asian Visual Design” in School of Design in Guangzhou Academy of Fine Arts, Macao Polytechnic Institute and TSUBAKI.
Ms Cynthia Mak (Cynthia & Xiao)
Cynthia & Xiao is a knitwear designer label, established in 2014 by Central Saint Martin graduates, Cynthia Mak and Xiao Xiao. The Chinese design duo injects excitement and humour into basic knitwear silhouettes through vibrant, bold and whimsical designs for men, women and children. Prior to the establishment of Cynthia & Xiao, Mak pursued a degree in fashion design with marketing at Central Saint Martins College of the Arts and Design in London. Her talent had opened opportunities for reputable fashion houses such as Alexander McQueen, Vivienne Westwood, Preen by Thornton Bregazzi and Roksanda Ilinčić.