Oriental Treasures Collection by VGnewtrend & Lea Chen

Oriental Treasures by VGnewtrend and Lea Chen

An exceptional VGnewtrend aesthetics touched this world with a charming atmosphere of Venice, and with a hypnotic beauty of the lighting arabesques, with the mysteries of distant cultures and a unique talent to reveal a delicate beauty of nature in authentic art of Italian design. It is about a special style manner and unique expressiveness, which reveals our ability to feel beauty – it is about design which “becomes an expression of the soul that transforms space into a real multi-sensory experience”.

New collection Oriental Treasures by VGnewtrend was created in collaboration with Lea Chen, leading Chinese interior designer and architect, founder of Shi Shang Architecture & Design boutique studio. Oriental Treasures reveals a true elegance of minimalism and differs by exceptional details which are typical for all VGnewtrend collections. Design by Lea Chen discloses the creative energy and passion expressed for natural shapes. This is the core of Lea Chen’s spirit, dancing between architecture and design. In Oriental Treasures collection we can see the fusion of oriental design and fine Italian craftsmanship. Each object becomes a modern re-interpretation of classical Chinese furniture pieces discovered in a context of Italian design aesthetics.

The Emperor’s Clothes Rack is marked with an exquisite design which combines perfectly clear lines and a noble colour contrast. A special visual effect reveals due to the proportions of the rack – we can see an interesting silhouette and as though weightlessness of the drawer section. The composition of The Emperor’s Clothes Rack is minimalistic and complicated at the same time; with apparent absence of decorative details – this object will be definitely an accent of any modern interior marked with a strong personality.

Oriental Treasures by VGnewtrend and Lea Chen
The Emperor’s Clothes Rack – Oriental Treasures Collection by VGnewtrend & Lea Chen

The Auspicious Dresser differs by unusual design which combines interesting compositional decisions with a great practicality. We can see numerous storage sections which become one of the most uncommon elements of this object, while the construction of its base was created in modern style manner. Miniature handles of the drawers seem to be elegant decorative details revealed against an elegant colour contrast. The Auspicious Dresser is available in various colours and finishes.

Oriental Treasures Collection by VGnewtrend & Lea Chen
The Auspicious Dresser – Oriental Treasures Collection by VGnewtrend & Lea Chen

The Mountain Altar table is one of the most extraordinary objects in Oriental Treasures Collection by VGnewtrend & Lea Chen. We see an interesting composition which discloses an extreme clarity of minimalistic design and reveals the images inspired by nature. A transparent table has arc-shaped silhouette, and in the base area we can see the stylized mountains element. Composition of The Mountain Altar table best corresponds to a unique designer’s spirit – dancing between architecture and design.

Oriental Treasures Collection by VGnewtrend & Lea Chen
The Mountain Altar – Oriental Treasures Collection by VGnewtrend & Lea Chen

Oriental Treasures Collection by VGnewtrend & Lea Chen is officially presented at Salone del Mobile in Milan, 2018.

Author: Marina Schultz

Official Sources of Photos:

  • VGnewtrend – Luxury Italian Furniture, Lighting & Home Decor  // VGnewtrend 
  • The first photo – The Royal Medicinal Cabinet. Oriental Treasures Collection by VGnewtrend & Lea Chen // VGnewtrend

More about designer:

Lea Chen – Design & Architecture // Lea Chen