As a designer, brand consultant and artist, Alan Chan and his company have received more than 600 local and international awards during his 51 years of experience in advertising and design.
In 2017, he was honored by Hong Kong Design Centre as the World's Outstanding Chinese Designer. Since 2000, Alan has ventured into the new arena of fine arts besides commercial design. The ‘Oriental Passion Western Harmony’ design philosophy initiated by Alan has been well-recognized by the international design scene and has brought immense influence on the younger generation of designers.
His works have been exhibited in Hong Kong, Shanghai, Beijing, Tokyo, Kyoto, Singapore, Chicago, and Milan. Being twice selected for Shanghai Biennale (2002, 2006) and Hong Kong Contemporary Art Award (2010, 2012), his works of art and design have been collected by institutions such as Museum für Gestaltung Zürich, National Art Museum in China, Shanghai Art Museum, Hong Kong Museum of Art, M+, and Hong Kong Heritage Museum, as well as private and corporate collectors worldwide, including Coca-Cola, Walt Disney, Four Seasons, Mandarin Oriental, Louis Vuitton, Salvatore Ferragamo, Bernardaud, Alessi, Kirin, Sumitomo Mitsui Bank, City'Super, Fancl, Franc Franc, Seiko, and the HK International Airport.
"Looking back on how things have come about in the past 70 years, my world is a stage of dreams, adventures, and sharing, which rendered a well-orchestrated theatrical experience of transformation and becoming."
- Alan Chan