Dr. Solomon Leong
International Demonstration 1: PARADISE GARDEN
Dr. Solomon Leong is a highly recognized Hong Kong based floral designer. International media, such as the BBC, have described him as “extraordinary” and “striking”. Dr. Leong’s professional life includes competing in international shows, conducting workshops and contributing regularly to fashion magazines like Elle, Cosmopolitan and Marie Claire in China. He has consistently received several gold, silver, bronze and special awards at international flower shows in China, Japan, Malaysia, Singapore and the UK. Dr. Leong is a doctor of philosophy in cultural studies, which gives him extensive knowledge of cultures and history in relation to floral art. He is a successful commentator of international floral designs on radio and television shows world-wide and also has extensive experience as an international judge. He is director of SOLOMON BLOEMEN Bespoke Floral Design Studio in Hong Kong providing expert floral services for a distinguished clientele. He is a member of the World Flower Council Hong Kong chapter, President of the Hong Kong Flower Club and Chairman of the Hong Kong Association of Flower Arranging Societies. He has published a flower magazine called “Solomon’s Blooming Chic” in Chinese.