Kwok Hoi Chan (1939 – 1987) Chinese architect and interior designer

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Kwok Hoi Chan (1939 – 1987) was a Chinese architect and interior designer. He studied University of Architecture, Hong Kong.

Interior design projects included furniture for Air India and the IBM offices in Hong Kong. 1966-68, Chan worked in a design studio, London, contributing to the interiors of the ocean liner Queen Elizabeth II. He subsequently, designed for Spectrum, the Netherlands. He created the cantilever in tubular steel with leather-covered thermoplastic material, an Alligator lounge chair, a Chromatic range, and a Zen chair, all produced by Sieges Steiner.

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Sources

Byars, M., & Riley, T. (2004). The design encyclopedia. Laurence King Publishing. https://amzn.to/3ElmSlL

Additonal Reading

Victoria, Department, A. M. C., & Gallery, W. A. (1971). Modern Chairs, 1918-1970. Lund Humphries. https://amzn.to/3dhCP0p

Watson, F. (1982). The History of Furniture. Crescent Books. https://amzn.to/3xzEB6j

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