Mao Hua

Founder of EK Design and PP Design Gallery / Design Director of YuQiang & Partners Interior Architects Studio

Mrs. Mao Hua is a professional designer with an international vision driven by modernistic design concepts. Combining artistic flexibility and life inspirations, Mao strives to discover a new world of “perfect design”. Her design is characterized by theatrical and dramatic aesthetics, which brings fun and multi-facet experiences to the space, thus enriching one’s spirit with contemplation.

Mao graduated with a master’s degree in environmental art design from Chelsea College of Art and Design. While working as the design director of YuQiang & Partners, she set up her individual business PP Design Gallery in 2010, the first opened modern design showroom in the South China market. In 2021, Mrs. Mao established EK Design, a high-end design branch under YuQiang & Partners, specializing in expressing personal and spatial connections from fashion and artistic perspectives. EK Design strives to inspire more possibilities in the architecture, interior design, and creative design sectors.

Mao has undertaken hundreds of projects, especially working on residence, hotel, and club house projects. She has a rich experience in hospitality design. She established a long-term business relationship with renowned property groups and won numerous awards both from the Asia Pacific and International design competitions. She is among the top female designers in China.



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