Ab Concept was written by Paola Singer. She is a freelance journalist who writes about travel, food, architecture, and interior design. Her content appears in The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, Condé Nast Traveler, Elle Decor, and Architectural Digest, among other publications. Paola also works as an editor, researcher, and copywriter.

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Cathy Lee is a passionate philanthropist focusing on children’s causes and a devoted supporter of design and the arts.

Grace Leo is an award-winning hotelier recognized for her work in greenfield development and for pioneering the trend toward design-led boutique hotels, founding her own hotel company in 1988.

Can Faik is an award-winning journalist and the editor of SPACE and Hotel Spec, the world’s leading authorities on international hotel design.

On the book Ab Concept you can see the integrating minimalist interiors into bold interpretations of traditional architectural forms, the book has been hailed as one of the most innovative and acclaimed design firms not only in Asia but across the world, thanks to its forward-thinking leaders Ed Ng and Terence Ngan.

AB Concept is a leader in both architectural and interior design, consulting for luxury brands such as the Four Seasons, Rosewood, Mandarin Oriental, Shangri-La Hotels. Hand-sketching and designing each component and often conceptualizing and fabricating bespoke furniture, the duo’s work is characterized by attention to detail, personal touch, and fine craftsmanship. This volume showcases projects that make the eponymous design to house a vanguard in the world of high design.


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