JUROR 2016

Mr Lyndon Neri

Founding Partner,
Neri&Hu Design and Research Office,
Design Republic


Lyndon Neri is a Founding Partner of Neri&Hu Design and Research Office 如恩设计研究室, an inter-disciplinary international architectural design practice based in Shanghai, China with a second office in London, UK.

Lyndon and his partner Ms. Rossana Hu were named Maison&Objet Asia Designers of the Year 2015 and Wallpaper* Designers of the Year 2014. In 2013, Lyndon was inducted into the US Interior Design Hall of Fame with Rossana. The practice was selected as the 2011 INSIDE Festival Overall Winner, won AR Awards for Emerging Architecture 2010 by Architectural Review (UK) and was one of the Design Vanguards in 2009 by Architectural Record (US). In 2006, Lyndon was selected by I.D. Magazine as one of the 40 designers globally who deserve more attention in “I.D. 40”.

Besides award-winning architecture and interiors, Lyndon has been actively involved in teaching and research, having lectured and exhibited around the world. Lyndon and Rossana were invited as the guests-of-honour of imm cologne to create Das Haus 2015. They have designed products for brands including Classicon, Driade, Fritz Hansen, Gandia Blasco, LEMA, MOOOI, Nanimarquina, Offecct, Parachilna, Poltrona Frau, Porro, Wallpaper* Handmade, Meritalia, BD Barcelona Design, Viabizzuno, and brands in Asia, including JIA and Stellar Works and neri&hu, among many others. In 2015, Lyndon and Rossana were appointed Creative Directors of Stellar Works.

Lyndon is also a founder of Design Republic, a retail concept store based in Shanghai that offers a unique collection of products created by the world's best furniture design talents.

Lyndon received his Master of Architecture at Harvard University and his Bachelor of Arts in Architecture at the University of California at Berkeley.