Asia & Pacific

Spence & Lyda Transform Sydney’s Coveted Viking by Crown Penthouse

A luxury Sydney penthouse has become the ultimate real-life gallery for a leading Australian furniture retailer. After 17 years inspiring interior designers across Australia, Sydney-based furniture and homewares retailer and wholesaler Spence & Lyda have teamed with Australian property developer Crown Group to create the ultimate in luxury living in the inner-city ring suburb of Waterloo. […]

City Style: Mira Moon

Created by the London-based yoo Studio and the Dutch designer Marcel Wanders, this 91-room hotel draws its inspiration from a Chinese fairy tale. Mira Moon tells its own story through myriad details, including tiny silhouettes of rabbits in corridors, ornately carved wood paneling on walls, and sheer curtains in the guestrooms that cast a tint […]

City Style: W Hong Kong

W Hotels’ outpost in Hong Kong’s booming West Kowloon district mimics the energy and vibrancy of its urban surroundings. Many of the property’s 393 rooms and suites have enviable views of West Kowloon’s harborfront and the city skyline, and all highlight the hip decor that the hospitality brand is known for. Those seeking W style […]

City Style: Four Seasons Hotel Hong Kong

Blond woods, cool marble, floor-to-ceiling windows, and ample natural light make the hotel’s 399 guest rooms feel spacious. Guests dine beneath Czech-made crystal chandeliers at the two-Michelin-starred French restaurant Caprice—where chef Fabrice Vulin oversees a menu that includes Asia’s largest selection of artisanal French cheeses—and lounge beside an infinity-edge pool that appears to spill over […]

City Style: Pearl Lam Galleries

From its perch in the city’s historic Pedder Building (and its outposts in Shanghai and Singapore), the gallery plays a vital role in stimulating international dialogue on Chinese contemporary art and design. The establishment showcases the creations of up-and-coming talents such as Tsang Kin-Wah and of leading artists like Jenny Holzer and Yinka Shonibare. A […]

City Style: Art Basel in Hong Kong

The international art show’s next Hong Kong edition, to be held from May 15 to 18, will present 245 of the top galleries from Asia and the rest of the world. Notable establishments, including Gagosian Gallery, White Cube, and Galerie Perrotin, will be represented, as will some 3,000 artists ranging from emerging names to modern […]

City Style: AMMO

The well-heeled visitors who take in the art shows, film screenings, and other offerings at the cultural nonprofit Asia Society Hong Kong Center head downstairs to the restaurant AMMO, where they dine on Mediterranean-Asian dishes against a backdrop of soaring ceilings, art deco details, and a huge wall of windows overlooking the surrounding greenery. Among […]

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