Judging Panel
Chi Wing LEE

Design Director

Milk Design Ltd

Hong Kong

Lee Chi-wing, a native of Hong Kong, studied Industrial Design and graduated from the Polytechnic University of Hong Kong. Lee received his MA from Ecole Nationale Superieure de Creation Industrielle in Paris.

Lee began his design journey in Habitat France and Raison Pure and joined Philips Design Hong Kong as a designer before he set up Milk Design in 1998. Milk Design is reported by Time Out Magazine as one of the Top 25 HK designers need to know. Its design has been described by Monocle Magazine as simple yet experimental.

The design project of the inflight economy class tableware for Cathay Pacific Airway in 2007 achieved to demonstrate a modern interpretation of the Chinese culture and tradition. It has received various prestigious deign awards in Asia. The design of “A New Bamboo Chair”, become the collections of Hong Kong Heritage Museum.

Lee truly believes design is from one’s culture and tradition, it is part of daily living.