Kuang Ming (Ray) Chou
Founder / Creative Director
After receiving the M.A degree at University Politécnica de Catalunya, Kuang Ming (Ray) Chou and Vera Chu co-founded Vermilion Zhou Design Group in Shanghai since 2002. While studying in Spain, Ray was deeply influenced by European culture. However, his design is informed by a blend of Western logical thinking and the pursuit of the Eastern lifestyle. "Always starts with people, and provide them a better lifestyle", which is main concept of Ray's design.
Partner / Design Director
Garvin Hung acquired bachelor of interior design at Fu Jen Catholic University. Afterwards, he served as Creative Director of China at Cogitoimage International Co., Ltd. and Creative Director of Shanghai at Uniplan, leading numerous of commercial space design, like Lan Kwai Fong Hotel (Hong Kong). In 2010, Garvin presented as Design Consultant of CSSC Pavilion at Expo 2010. And then, he joined Vermilion Zhou Design Group, who is in charge of commercial spaces design, clubhouse design and high-end residences design.
Founder / Lighting Design Director
MFA degree in Architecture and Lighting Design at Parsons School of Design, and began to work as a lighting designer at Leni Schwendinger Light Projects Ltd. and Gary Gordon Architectural Lighting Design Ltd. from front to rear, which accumulating her practical experience. While working at New York, Vera also shared her design experience as a columnist for interior design magazines in Taiwan. Furthermore, she co-founded Vermilion Zhou Design Group with Kuang Ming (Ray) Chou, and provides her profession of lighting design, leading the team to build up plenty of splendid works.