Interview with Sheng Tao

Winner of Interior Design Awards

Award Winning Designer Sheng Tao shares insights


Interview with Sheng Tao at Sunday 12th of August 2018:

DL: Could you please tell us a bit about your design background and education?
ST : Graduated in environmental art design

DL: What motivates you to design in general, why did you become a designer?
ST : I have a passion for design and have always wanted to design different types of products.

DL: Did you choose to become a designer, or you were forced to become one?
ST : I choose to become a designer.

DL: What do you design, what type of designs do you wish to design more of?
ST : Houses, offices, coffee shops, etc., like to be built and designed together

DL: What should young designers do to become a design legend like you?
ST : Do it and you will grow.

DL: What distinguishes between a good designer and a great designer?
ST :

DL: What is the value of good design? Why should everyone invest in good design?
ST : Good design can stand the test of time, forward-looking, leading the direction of design aesthetics.

DL: What would you design and who would you design for if you had the time?
ST : We are happy to design for our clients who recognize our work and design philosophy.

DL: What is the dream project you haven’t yet had time to realize?
ST : Design construction

DL: What is your secret recipe of success in design, what is your secret ingredient?
ST : Keep learning and stick to your original intention

DL: Who are some other design masters and legends you get inspired from?
ST : Le Corbusier、Frank Lloyd Wright、Tadao Ando

DL: Who helped you to reach these heights, who was your biggest supporter?
ST : The customer's non-interference in the design is the biggest support for our design.

DL: Which design projects gave you the most satisfaction, why?
ST : 《Office box》

DL: When you were a little child, was it obvious that you would become a great designer?
ST : I have never thought that painting is my hobby.