Crane Studio is a London-based award-winning architecture and interior design studio creating bespoke schemes for the world’s finest commercial and private addresses and special commissions.
Led by architect and creative director Jimmy Hung with a network of international experts and design talents, Crane Studio provides elite bespoke design solutions in architecture, interior, product, branding and lifestyle consultancy.
With a background across the realms of design, architecture and art, Jimmy have worked for global-leading design firms including Richard Rogers Architects, Thomas Heatherwick and OMA Asia in London, Paris, New York, Hong Kong and Shanghai before founding Crane Studio in 2014.
Jimmy was Project Leader at Heatherwick Studio and Partner at Make Architects; he began his career working on the world renown One Hyde Park luxury residential project in London’s Knightsbridge, with Richard Rogers + Partners in 2007. Originally trained at the Bartlett School of Architecture UCL in London, his work have been exhibited at the Venice Architecture Biennale, The Royal Academy of Arts and The Victoria and Albert Museum in London.
His latest boutique design for Anabela Chan Joaillerie at the prestigious Ham yard Hotel, flagship hotel of the Firmdale Hotel Group in Piccadilly Circus has received four international design awards from the UK, USA and Italy; including the 2015 A Design Award Bronze Medal and nomination for Designer of The Year at the International Association of Designers.
The Crane Studio experience is driven by our fundamental values:
Collective Approach: A strategically selected team of international collaborators, design talent, specialisms and entrepreneurial energy, Crane Studio’s team comprises the finest selection of international experts in their field, diligently sourced from multiple backgrounds and nationalities. They are technical artisans and creative masters who continuously deliver the next step in innovation and approach.
Designed with Passion: Challenging the boundaries of art and design, the pursuit of functional, beautiful and inspiring designs that reflect our clients’ individuality. Our service span across the realms of architecture, furniture, product, textiles and fashion, lighting, engineering, feasibility and commerciality, budget and project management.
Bespoke Service: Tailored for an outstanding personal experience, every project is unique and Crane Studio gives clients access to an authoritative and engaged team who combine an intuitive, inspired and energetic approach with practicality and precision.
Meticulous Delivery: Seamless coordination, technical excellence, communication and diligent commerciality ensure the intricate planning and smooth running of resourcing, budget and programme. Crane Studio’s Operations Director oversees the project management team to ensure the intricate planning and smooth running of resourcing, budget and programme.
Through each step of the design process starting with a broad and initial design brief and fine-tuning through concept development, schematics and detailed packages, the client can be reassured that the project will be seamlessly executed and delivered within budget and on time.
Crane Studio manages the tender process where necessary and provides regular reporting to ensure the only surprises are favourable.