Leong Leong

About

LEONG LEONG is an award winning New York-based design office. LEONG LEONG’s internationally recognized work is directed by Dominic and Chris Leong. The two founded their firm with the belief that design gains relevance through a constant dialogue with other disciplines, cultures, thinkers and makers to offer thoughtful and innovative design solutions. Their concept-based approach to design is coupled with a deep interest in methods of production that challenge norms and reveal new territories. LEONG LEONG’s body of work includes the completion of projects in New York, Seoul, Hong Kong, Los Angeles, and Napa Valley, California. facebook

News

Date Report
25/09/2014 Back to school...Dominic is teaching an Advanced Design Studio at Columbia University
08/09/2014 Chris will discuss Leong Leong's design for the US Pavilion at Parsons on Thursday 9/11
13/08/2014 Interview by Archdaily about the design of the US Pavilion at the Venice Biennale
29/07/2014 City Garage in Miami Design District topping off soon!
21/05/2014 Leong Leong completes TS1 gallery in Yangon. Featured in Monocle
14/05/2014 We visited Zahner to check out the facade mock-up for our Miami Design District project
28/02/2014 Leong Leong participates in the Shenzen Biennale.
27/02/2014 Chris and Dominic lecture at Pratt School of Architecture
05/02/2014 Leong Leong featured as one of NYC's most promising architects
02/11/2013 LL presenting our new project with Charles Renfro for the new Critical Curatorial Studies program at SVA at this international summit of curators...
04/09/2013 Leong Leong is designing the American Pavilion for the 2014 Venice Biennale with Storefront for Art and Architecture
20/02/2013 Chris will present at the Princeton University School of Architecture Lecture Series on 2/20
04/02/2013 Leong Leong has been nominated for the Cooper Hewitt National Design Awards
16/01/2013 Leong Leong is awarded a grant from the New York State Council on the Arts
08/11/2012 Leong Leong is excited to be selected as a finalist for the 2012 MoMA/PS1 Young Architects Program
12/10/2012 Leong Leong is designing the environment for the 2012 Creative Time Summit: Confronting Inequity 10/12-10/13
22/09/2012 Chris will be moderating a panel discussion at the AIA Future Now Summit on Saturday 9/22
20/09/2012 Designing the new exhibition Past Futures, Present, Futures at Storefront - Opening 10/5
19/09/2012 P! Project space, designed by Leong Leong, opening is covered recently in Domus and Abitare
25/07/2012 Leong Leong is part of a group show on drawing at Storefront for Art and Architecture - AESTHETICS/ANESTHETICS until SATURDAY JULY 28, 2012
05/07/2012 Chris and Dominic are featured in the New York Times
26/05/2012 Graphic Design: Now in Production is open through 9/3. Recently reviewed by NY Times T Magazine
12/04/2012 RE: THINK | DESIGN THINKING OUTPUTS for the New Practices New York discussions series on 4/12 moderated by Chris Leong
09/04/2012 Leong Leong to lecture at University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign on 4/9
28/03/2012 Graphic Design: Now In Production exhibition by Project Projects with Leong Leong for Cooper-Hewitt on Governor's Island opening 5/26
09/12/2011 Leong Leong is selected for the 2011 Design Vanguard by Architecture Record
07/11/2011 LEONG LEONG EXHIBITION WITH NPNY and NPSP AT THE 9th São Paulo International Architecture Biennial
06/11/2011 Chris Leong to participate on Jury for the Call for Proposals: Folly organized by Socrates Sculpture Park and the Architectural League
29/10/2011 Presenting at the New Practices New York Exhibition at the 9th São Paulo International Architecture Biennial
21/09/2011 Copies of our project books are now available for purchase here, here, and here

Work

Project City Year Status Type Size
US Pavilion - 14th Venice Biennale Venice, Italy 2014 In Progress Cultural 3700 sq.ft.
MIAMI DESIGN DISTRICT Miami, FL 2014 In Progress Commercial 18000 sq.ft.
Culture Cloud Converter Beijing, China 2013 Proposal Cultural 10000 sq.ft.
3.1 phillip lim - Seoul Seoul, Korea 2009 Completed Retail 5850 sq.ft.
3.1 Phillip Lim - Los Angeles Los Angeles, CA 2008 Completed Retail 7000 sq.ft.
SIKI IM CONCEPT STORE NEW YORK, NY 2010 Completed RETAIL 800 sq.ft.
Storefront for Art and Arch-Past Futures Present Futures New York, NY 2012 Complete Cultural 960 sq.ft.
TURNING PINK W/ NEW YORK, NY 2010 COMPLETED Cultural 60 sq.ft.
Graphic Design: Now in Production New York, NY 2012 Completed Exhibition 8000 sq.ft.
P! Exhibition Space New York, NY 2012 Completed Gallery 400 sq.ft.
3.1 Phillip Lim - Headquarters New York, NY 2012 Completed Office 16000 sq.ft.
Transport Brooklyn, NY 2011 Completed Cultural 11000 sq.ft.
AUDI URBAN FUTURE: PROJECT NEW YORK New York, NY 2011 PROPOSAL URBAN 1 sq.ft.
Figure X Field Studies 2010 Study Drawing 49 sq.ft.
Laurel Gitlen Gallery New York, NY 2013 Completed Cultural 2700 sq.ft.
OSMOS ADDRESS New York, NY 2013 Complete Cultural 1000 sq.ft.
PS1 FORUM New York 2013 proposal cultural 0 sq.ft.
GEODE TOWER n/a 2013 0 sq.ft.
CREATIVE TIME SUMMIT New York, NY 2012 COMPLETED Cultural 500 sq.ft.
Champagne Wonton Supernova New York, NY 2011 Proposal cultural 2000 sq.ft.
Book-Recent Work 2010 Complete BOOK 0 sq.ft.
Rorschach Test everywhere 2007 Study Research 0 sq.ft.
The Game of Architecture nowhere 2007 text speculation 0 sq.ft.

Press

Publication Month Year Pages Abstract Medium
Surface May 2014 32-33 Studio visit feature of Leong Leong Office Print
Architectural Record April 2014 Office Space: Venice Biennale Preview Web
Monocle Magazine January 2014 163-167 Feature of TS1 Gallery in Yangon Print
New York Times - Power Siblings May 2012 1-100 Newspaper
Architectural Record December 2011 72-73 2011 Design Vanguard Magazine
CNN April 2011 Show case of Seoul's 15 most innovative buildings Web
New York Times-The Moment October 2010 Asked and Answered Web
Dwell January 2012 14-15 Profile on Leong Leong Magazine
PIN-UP May 2011 90-91 TEN QUESTIONS FOR TEN NEW YORK ARCHITECTS MAGAZINE
Detail In Contemporary Retail Design May 2012 116-121 Project Feature: 3.1 Phillip Lim Seoul Book
City Vision 5 February 2012 74-81 Interview with Leong Leong Magazine
DETAIL May 2011 241-250 LEONG LEONG WORK FEATURED IN OVERVIEW OF NEW SHOPPING CONCEPTS MAGAZINE
Day Trip Magazine June 2012 68-74 FEATURE ON NEW YORK'S INFLUENCERS BY WEIDEN KENNEDY + ATTACK Magazine
Pin Up January 2013 Magazine
SCALPEL January 2012 4-5 CURATED GROUP OF GLOBAL CREATIVITIY BOOK
IW Magazine October 2011 46-51 Project Feature: 3.1 Phillip Lim Seoul Magazine
Stylus September 2011 Urban Deluxe: Profile on Leong Leong Website
ARCHITECT'S NEWSPAPER July 2011 8 Studio Visit Feature MAGAZINE
SPADE July 2011 84-87 PROJECT FEATURE SIKI CONCEPT STORE MAGAZINE
GLASS March 2011 214-216 PROJECT FEATURE: DESIGN HOUSES Magazine
The Last Magazine February 2011 Interview with LEONG LEONG Magazine
FRAME February 2011 44-45 Siki Im concept store MAGAZINE
BOB February 2011 198-199 TURNING PINK W/ MAGAZINE
MARU January 2011 30-31 Siki Im concept store Magazine
DOMUS ISRAEL January 2011 31 SIKI IM CONCEPT STORE magazine
PIN-UP September 2010 152 A Collaboration in New York- SIKI IM X LEONG LEONG Magazine
Collection: Asian Architecture July 2010 An overview of the transformation of Asian architecture book
BOB April 2010 Project Feature magazine
National Geographic-China April 2010 26-27 Project Feature Magazine
IW Magazine March 2010 86-95 Cover feature Magazine
Surface March 2010 46-47 Project Feature: The White Fantastic Magazine
SITES ARCHI February 2010 26-30 PROJECT FEATURE: PHILLIP LIM SAUCE PICQUANTE MAGAZINE
RUM February 2010 34-35 Project Feature: Flaggskepp i koreas beverly hills MAGAZINE
SHOPPING ARCHITECTURE NOW! January 2010 220-225 an overview of the most recent retail spaces in the world book
AN January 2010 64-67 Project Feature: MAGAZINE
SPACE December 2009 34-39 COVER FEATURE: 3.1 phillip lim Seoul JOURNAL
WWD October 2009 12 Project Feature: "Phillip Lim boutique set for Seoul" newspaper
Frame February 2009 133-139 Project Feature: Behind the Mask Magazine
Me Magazine #16 February 2009 38-39 Interview with Dominic Leong Magazine
Architect's Newspaper January 2009 4 Open: Boutique Newspaper
Surface January 2009 78 Annual Avant Garde Issue: "Western Front" Magazine
Interior Design November 2008 178-185 Cover Feature: "Point of Return" Magazine
Wallpaper* November 2008 208 Retail Report: 3.1 phillip lim Magazine
IW November 2008 75-83 Cover Feature: 3.1 phillip lim flagship Magazine
LA Direct October 2008 73-74 project feature: "refining Fashion" magazine
DDI October 2008 22-24 Project Feature: Magazine
art travel # 23 August 2008 152-153 project feature: 3.1 phillip lim los angeles Magazine
Los Angeles Times July 2008 World Class designers are changing the geography of L.A. Newspaper
C magazine June 2008 40 Project feature: "homecoming king" magazine
The Outlook Magazine June 2008 58 Interview Magazine
Los Angeles Times June 2008 Phillip lim to open his first L. A. Store newspaper
1000xArchitecture of the Americas April 2008 405 Project feature: Times Square recruiting station book
wwd January 2008 phillip lim homecoming on robertson newspaper
c3 January 2008 72-76 Project feature: Mobile Art Park magazine
arcCA January 2008 30-31 interview: magazine
The Outlook Magazine September 2007 69 "design our best" magazine
Architect's Newspaper March 2007 3 Winners of Young Architects forum announced Newspaper
young architects 9: proof January 2007 72-99 Winners of Young Architects Forum 2007 book
pidgin January 2006 116-125 Translations from line to matter journal