Website : www.h55studio.com
Country : Singapore
Hanson Ho the Creative Director of studio H55 and is a two-time recipient of Singapore’s highest design accolade, the President’s Design Award: having been conferred ‘Designer of the Year’ and subsequently winning the ‘Design of the Year’ award.
His work has received international recognition and awards from the D&AD, New York Art Directors Club, New York One Show Design, Tokyo Type Directors Club and the Creative Circle Awards.
Besides taking charge of H55, Hanson wears many hats. His solo exhibition consisting of ‘Shapes 1–15’ at DECK has led to a series of permanent artworks for Sungei Bedok MRT Station on the upcoming Thomson–East Coast Line. He has judged the prestigious D&AD Awards in London, played the role of Curator for the Singapore Land Transport Authority’s Art-in-Transit Programme, and has written a book titled ‘Word by Word, We Built Ourselves – 55 Commonly Used Words in the Design Office of H55’ (distributed by BooksActually).