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PARĪLIO

A Luxury Oasis on a Cycladic Island Without the Crowds

DOUBLE DOUBLE

Luxury & Culture Merge At This Contemporary Concept Store in Brisbane Central

BEHIND THE SCENES OF ISSEY MIYAKE AW20/21

Backstage At Designer Satoshi Kondo's 'Making Speaking, Speaking Making'

Hill of the Buddha

Tadao Ando's Lavender-Lined Entrance to the Monumental Structure

LABRUM DESIGNS NATIONAL SPORTS UNIFORM FOR SIERRA LEONE

The Official Kits are for all 16 Disciplines, including the 2020 Olympics

Beauty Innovation 2020

Tokyo-based Design Studio we+ Combine Light, Wind & Shadow For Their Latest Window Installation

KAGIZEN YOSHIFUSA

Kyoto's Traditional Sweet Shop in the Heart of the Renowned Geisha District

THE CALILE

Sustainable In Design; Refined Contemporary Luxury At Brisbane's Most Impressive Urban Resort

SEX MATTER

Legendary Japanese Artist Hajime Sorayama's Latest, Unrestrained, Sci-Fi Erotica

MARUHIRO

Architect Yusuke Seki's Store Interior of 25,000 Discarded Ceramics Continues It's Intended Legacy

DOUG WHEELER

Pioneer Of Light and Space Installations Creates His Latest Work At 81 Years Of Age

YEEZY SEASON 8

Kanye West's Paris Fashion Week Runway Show, Presented at Espace Niemeyer

KWANGHO LEE

The Seoul-based Designer Reimagining Ordinary Materials To Create The Extraordinary

MONA (Museum of Old And New Art)

A Pivotal and Radical Art Museum Situated in Tasmania

Belmond Andean Explorer

Panoramic Views & Impeccable Service on a Journey Through the Andes

CHEF KITAK LEE

On What It Takes To Make A Memorable Dining Experience

YOON AHN

Creating Endless Genre-Defying Design From Her Tokyo Base

November, 2015
Yoon Ahn, Tokyo, 2014 © Vien Tran for Ala Champ

Co-founder and designer of cult jewellery brand AMBUSH, power woman Yoon Anh can be easily described as talented, ambitious and focussed.  AMBUSH encapsulates Yoon’s ideas and allows her to put them into production. The often wild and otherwordly designs are like no other, and with all items made in Japan, the quality of the jewellery is next to none.

Originally from Korea and raised in the US, Yoon and her husband Verbal live and work in Tokyo’s busiest neighbourhood of Shibuya. It requires an energetic rhythm, paired with Yoon;s calm demeanour, together with her humble and honest approach, allowing it all to balance out.

Yoon was featured in Ala Champ Issue 8 (2014)
Photography: Vien Tran for Ala Champ
Words: Joanna Kawecki

Yoon Ahn, Tokyo, 2014 © Vien Tran for Ala Champ
Yoon Ahn, Tokyo, 2014 © Vien Tran for Ala Champ
Yoon Ahn, Tokyo, 2014 © Vien Tran for Ala Champ
November, 2015