Partners in Life, in Design
Lei Aye Liew believes in creating designs with poetic nuances - exuding timelessness and to achieve a balance between masculine forms and feminine touches.
Lei is a meticulous, versatile and passionate Design Leader with over 20 years experience in Hospitality, Residential and Commercial Retail projects. She excel in both aspects of design and interior architecture, manifesting her talents in diverse residential projects ranging from W Hotel Xian, Private Luxury Residences Sentosa Singapore, Sky Villa Penthouse Suite Mumbai, and Luxury Hotels such as St Regis, Intercontinental, Shangri La, Mandarin Oriental and Hilton Group etc.
Having the sensitivity and the synoptic understanding in the field of hospitality design against their architectural contexts, she leads her team with great skilfulness and refreshingly elegant insights.
".. like a fluid brushstroke, beautiful spaces are created through the manifesto of flair and elegance.."
Personal Project History (Ongoing/ Completed)
Urban Hotels - W Hotel Xian, Tangla Brussels, Belgium, Crowne Plaza Songjiang, China, Intercontinental Hotel, Haitang Bay, Sanya, China, Kempinski Hotel Xian, China, Longemont Hotel, NUO Shanghai, China, Frasers Boutique Hotel, Guragon, India, Radisson Hotel, Mumbai, India, Meritus Mandarin Orchard, Singapore, St Regis Xian
Resort Hotels - St Regis Hotel, Lijiang, China, Bawa Eco Resort Private Island, Indonesia, V at Andaman Sea, Langkawi, Malaysia, Malacca Boutique Resort, Malacca, Malaysia, The Residences, Maldives
Residential - Rose Garden Apartments, Xian, China, Private residences, Kunming, China
Leedon Residences, Singapore, Reflection Villas by Greg Norman, HCMC, Vietnam
Food & Beverage - Andre Par Private Dining, Singapore, Heineken Private Lounge Bar, Singapore, Nike Interactive Gaming Lounge, Singapore
Commercial - American Express, Singapore, Brevan Howard, Singapore, Citibank, Singapore, Heineken, Singapore, CPA Australia Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Sime Darby KLCC, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia "
Jack Liew distinguishes himself from other designers with his inquisitiveness - to create uniquely crafted interior spaces.
Jack brings with him 25 years of hospitality design experience to transform and create contemporary spatial experiences. He complemented his practice in tandem with design education as a lecturer in various Art Schools and is currently leading the Master of Arts - Design Management in Raffles College Singapore. He was the key designer on W Hotel Xian, Luxury Collection Nanning, Intercontinental Resort Sanya, Haitang Bay in China, the Mandarin Oriental Hotel Chongqing, St Regis Xian and the Meritus Mandarin, Singapore – all of which have won design accolades and awards.
His conviction that astonishing design spaces often entail a clarity of narrative told through the simplicity of forms, cultural subtlety and genuine material expression.
".. the art of wasting space beautifully.."
Selected Project History (Ongoing/ Completed)
Urban Hotels - W Hotel, Xian, Mandarin Oriental Chongqing, China, Kempinski Hotel Xian, China, Crowne Plaza Zhongshan, China, St Regis Xian,
Meritus Mandarin Orchard, Singapore, Carlton Hotel Tanjong Pagar, Singapore, Crowne Plaza Songjiang, China, Marriott Hotel, Ningbo, China, Holiday Inn Tianjin, China, Longemont Hotel, Shenyang, China, Mutiara Crowne Plaza Hotel, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Intercontinental Hotel, Jakarta, Indonesia, Westin Beijing, China
Resort Hotels - Intercontinental Hotel, Sanya Haitang Bay, China, Crowne Plaza Hotel, Huangshan
Spas - The Spa Bangkok, ThailandSukthothai
Residential - Modena Serviced Apartments, Gubei Shanghai, China, Creek Marina Condominium, Pakistan, Rose Garden Apartments, Xian, China, Private residences, Kunming, China
Food & Beverage - Justeak Restaurant, Singapore, Rang Mahal Restaurant, Singapore, Triple Three Restaurant, Singapore, Lassi Vegetarian Restaurant, Radisson Mumbai, India, Florentine Tuscan Grill, Radisson Mumbai, India, Archipelago Asian Restaurant, Radisson Mumbai, India, House of Jade Chinese Restaurant, CP Zhongshan, China, Plaza Café, CP Zhongshan, China, River Café, Marriott Ningbo, China, Emerald Sea Chinese Restaurant, Ningbo, China, Cove Restaurant, Sanya, China, Aqua Sea Restaurant, Sanya, China, Cabana Beach Bar, Sanya, China
As design leaders we believe in a creative process that requires a well researched understanding of particular cultures and heritage.
This would then lead to a clear narrative where we could employ contemporary gestures in design to reflect a sense of place.
The premise of our designs strives for order and calmness enhanced by light, form and spatial order. These spaces are transformed experientially; manifested through clever detailing and evocative material use - communicating to our senses through sound, touch, smell and sight.