GOD – Douglas Young

Hong Kong, China

To echo John Lennon’s controversial statement, in the design world of Hong Kong, G.O.D. may be bigger than Jesus.



GOD – Douglas Young (Hong Kong, China)


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Founded by Douglas Young, G.O.D. is nothing less than a local legend. With a mission to “define a new Asian identity,” G.O.D. has captured the aesthetic of Hong Kong in the ‘70s and used it as a template for their unique products, from furniture and lighting to stationery and clothing.

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GOD – Douglas Young (Hong Kong, China)

IdN 15th Anniversary Edition — p110-111

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GOD – Douglas Young (Hong Kong, China)

Tailor-Made for IdN 15th Anniversary: I believe in 15 years time, technology will enable consumers to access products that are very difficult to achieve today. Legendary/mythical products made from real panda skin, elephant foot, whale foreskin and the skin from dog's ears would then be possible.

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GOD – Douglas Young (Hong Kong, China)

Tailor-Made for IdN 15th Anniversary: I believe in 15 years time, technology will enable consumers to access products that are very difficult to achieve today. Legendary/mythical products made from real panda skin, elephant foot, whale foreskin and the skin from dog's ears would then be possible.

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GOD – Douglas Young (Hong Kong, China)

Tailor-Made for IdN 15th Anniversary: I believe in 15 years time, technology will enable consumers to access products that are very difficult to achieve today. Legendary/mythical products made from real panda skin, elephant foot, whale foreskin and the skin from dog's ears would then be possible.

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GOD – Douglas Young (Hong Kong, China)

Tailor-Made for IdN 15th Anniversary: I believe in 15 years time, technology will enable consumers to access products that are very difficult to achieve today. Legendary/mythical products made from real panda skin, elephant foot, whale foreskin and the skin from dog's ears would then be possible.

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GOD – Douglas Young (Hong Kong, China)

CHINESE ALMANAC: Graphic inspired by the iconic Chinese Almanac. Where to put the rice bowl and where to put chopsticks is crucial for best possible Fung Shui.

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GOD – Douglas Young (Hong Kong, China)

CANON IXUS CAMERA CASE: Camera case with a mouldesigned for the latest generation of Canon Ixus cameras. Inspired by the tradition of carrying jade pendents. The modern equivalent for gentlemen is the urban gadget, such as a camera or a mobile phone.

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GOD – Douglas Young (Hong Kong, China)

CHINESE CALENDER CLOCK: The iconic Chiense tear-off calender is modernized in the form of a clock. It even tells fung shui through a window dial that swivels.

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DOUBLE HAPPINESS CANDLE: The simplicity of this classic Chinese symbol is both modern and ancient. It is updated as candles as its meaning is appropriate.

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WHITE PIG TOILET PAPER DISPENSER: Playfully refers to the traditional packaging of the toilet paper itself.

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GOD – Douglas Young (Hong Kong, China)

YAUMATI PRINT: GOD's most recognizable print to date. Our tribute to the indigenous architecture of Hong Kong. It is a graphic that can be applied to many products.

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