Lao Jianhua: HSBC Designer in Residence (2008 - 2009)

Lao Jianhua, a product designer working in Shanghai, China, was the V&A’s first international Museum Resident and was at the Museum between November 2008 and April 2009, helping the Museum to celebrate the 2008 Year of China. After working for several major Chinese design companies, Lao opened his own design studio, J Y DESIGN Shanghai, in 2008.