Ben Wu



Ben Wu has the experience in interior design and home design for more than 20 years, and he established WS in 1998, which includes the design and lifestyle brands : W.DESIGN, WS SPACE, Weimo and WS CAFÉ.

Ben Wu has a profound foundation in is Chinese traditional art. When he was a child, he studied Chinese ink and wash painting with Mr. Fu Wenyan, who is Zhang Daqian’s last disciple. He advocates the design philosophy of Modern Oriental, integrates the elegant design of Western humanization with the essence of Oriental humanism, and creates the artistic conception space with oriental aesthetics and philosophical thinking. Ben Wu has been leading the Chinese design for more than ten years with "Modern Oriental" and became the mainstream style of Chinese design. He is widely involved from public space to private clubs, and from celebrity mansions to heritage and protected structure, and then to art exhibitions.

Honour and Awards

· Rewarded by Elledeco best real estate projects two times

· Design project was listed in WAF-INSIDE interior design awards

· Design project won the GERMAN DESIGN AWARDS

· Curator of Maison Shanghai

· Won Prize of Top Ten Annual Characters of Chinese Interior Design for three times

· Review expert for Chinese Furniture Design Gold Idea Award

· Won the Gold Award of USA Best of Year Awards (Best Design Award in 2017)
Elected by ANDREW MARTIN, an authoritative award in the world, for five times

· Rated as one of the 100 most powerful designers and elected in AD Top 100 for four times

· Elected as the formal member in the tenth session of Hall of Fame by an American magazine INTERIOR DESIGN in Chinese version

· First Chinese designer as the cover person of an English magazine named Christie

· Guest speaker invited by London Institute of Architectural Design

· Guest speaker invited by Holland Amsterdam IFI World Interior Design Conference

· Won Hurun Knight Design Medal

· Invited by Frankfurt Design Week

· Made speech at Canada Toronto Design Week

Annual cover person of Chinese Interior Design rated by Interior Design