Yong Yi Ting lounge space by dash design, Mandarin Oriental Shanghai, photo: Xu Fei /: 徐飞
New York-based interior design firm dash design, partnered with Brandimage in Hong Kong and Shanghai, have created several new dining venues within the Mandarin Oriental Pudong Hotel in Shanghai. The venues include three restaurants – the Chinese restaurant Yong Yi Ting, the modern-French Fifty 8º Grill, the all-day restaurant Zest – and the Mandarin Cake Shop.
Designer Peter Olah with hand-made crystal trophies for the Tour de France
For the jubilee 100th year of the Tour de France cycle race, Lasvit, the Czech designer and manufacturer of light and glass installations, has hand-made and cut crystal trophies for the overall winner, best under-25 rider, best sprinter, and best climber. As in the previous two years, the trophies were designed by Peter Olah under the management of Jozef Kaban, chief designer of Škoda Auto, which has sponsored the event for several years.