Stockholm-based design company powered by an intriguing interest in proportions, materials and cultures, striving to create design you can grow old with.
Hung-Ming Chen and Chen-Yen Wei
We’re originally from Taiwan, but now working from our studio in Stockholm.
What/who inspires your work?
We would say our cultural background. It is very different from the European way, especially in ways of thinking and working.
What is your design philosophy?
It pivots around simplicity and honesty. We often describe ourselves as advocates of time on a mission to create beautiful products, which will only get more valuable as time passes by. Design you can grow old with.
Tell us about the design you have done for Menu?
There are several things on the way now, and they are all different. The common things are they all share the same qualities of simplicity, inspired by classic Scandinavian features.
What is the most important thing to consider as designers?
A designer should keep on doing beautiful things and never look back.