Which park in Manhattan is your favorite?
Bryant Park, especially the summer film festival outdoors.
What are your favorite free places to visit in Manhattan?
I would say Metropolitan Museum.
What is your favorite work of art in a Manhattan museum or gallery?
Biographies of Lian Po and Lin Xian-Gru by Huang Tingjian
at Metropolitan Museum.
What do you consider the most beautiful building in Manhattan? Why?
The Morgan Library & Museum expansion designed by Renzo Piano.
What is your favorite public art piece in Manhattan?
Balloon Flower by Jeff Koons at 7 WTC Park.
Best place to take a
date in Manhattan?
Where in Manhattan do you go when you want to escape the city hustle and enjoy a more natural setting?
On Eldridge Street, close to Canal street. (No one really speaks English there and they have great food.)
Where in Manhattan would you spend your last 10 dollars?
zine for 10 dollars or less.
What is your favorite secret place in Manhattan?
(I promise not to tell)
East Boardway Mall under Manhattan Bridge, you will discover lots of unexpected things.
Where in Manhattan do you go for creative inspiration?
From Lower East Side to Chinatown in Manhattan and Chelsea.
Which block would you tell a friend visiting Manhattan for the first time not to miss? Why?
For a first time visit, I recommend Times Square, because
it was pretty shocking when I saw it for the first time.
Visiting which three places makes a perfect day in Manhattan? Why?
If you could display your best project anywhere in Manhattan, where
would you choose to and why?
Chinatown, because I like the Chinese culture, and I feel this area
hasn't been discovered or explored like other Manhattan places.
Where in Manhattan do you celebrate when you finish a project?
Yummy noodles, and they open until 4am.
Favorite interior design space?
The New Museum store on Bowery Street.
If you could live in any building in Manhattan, which one would it be? Why?
31 Canal Street, it used to be Loew's Canal Street Theatre 60 years ago, now it's just an abandoned building. This will be a good spot for artist's spaces or studios.