Michael Young, Wing Shya and our other Chivas Studio ambassadors are in the middle of helping us fashion together thought-provoking creative content for this special event.
Hong Kong (PRWEB) August 19, 2008
World renowned Scotch whisky producers, Chivas Regal, today announced the official launch of its hugely successful Chivas Studio event from 4-6 September in Hong Kong. This creative design studio brings together an exuberant blend of design, art, music, gastronomy and mixology through an experiential platform for tastemakers, opinion leaders and whisky lovers to share the Chivas spirit of luxury and 'exuberant creativity.'
The Hong Kong event follows the resounding successes of the New York, Miami, and Madrid Chivas Studios. The Scotch whisky producer has consistently proved themselves to be the brand that promotes designers and artists, challenges traditional conventions, and is embraced by A-list celebrities.
Chivas Regal, the well-known Scotch whisky producer, handpicked eminent global and regional artists as their 'whisky ambassadors' will perform or reveal their inimitable, custom creations for Chivas Studio. British-born, Hong Kong-based, award-winning designer Michael Young will unveil the Chivas Fireworks Design Bar and Chivas 18Y.O. Shanghai Tang Luxury Barrel Bar Trunk. Wing Shya, Greater China's most celebrated fashion photographer, will unveil a new series of art photography, tailor-made for Chivas in his signature, cinematic style together with his first solo Art Photography exhibition in Greater China, "Prevation : a Manga Story". DJ and street artist Ge-ology will blend music, fashion and art in a dramatic live performance, using fashion as canvas. Rocking the three-day studio will be legendary lyricist and rap god, NYC-based Pharoahe Monch, prominent DJ GE-OLOGY, and famous French VJ Maotik.
"Creativity is born and nurtured in studios, from the most makeshift to the most state-of-the-art. This creativity is the essence of Chivas Studio - and we are debuting in Asia at a time when it is impossible to ignore the budding talent, originality, and artistic innovation in this vibrant region of the world," said Sophie Gallois, Chivas Regal International Brand Director. "Michael Young, Wing Shya and our other Chivas Studio ambassadors are in the middle of helping us fashion together thought-provoking creative content for this special event."
"We are delighted that our first Chivas Studio in Asia is taking place in Hong Kong as this amazing city epitomises the inherent Chivas Regal values of exuberance, luxury and sophistication. Our Hong Kong Chivas Studio will offer a whole new blend of creativity and luxury which reflects Chivas Regal as a way of life." says Sophie Gallois, Chivas Regal International Brand Director.