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Design Hunter™ Q&A: Fiona Lochtenberg

This week on Habitus Living we dive inside the world of Fiona Lochtenberg from Studio Becker.

Fiona Lochtenberg (née Borda) is the woman behind Studio Becker, Australia. Born and raised in Malta, a small Mediterranean island with a long history and a trading culture stretching back to Antiquity, Fiona has developed a palate of highly refined tastes.  As part of our new Design Hunter series, Fiona shares with us her answers to a lightening fast Q&A design story!

Your name: Fiona Lochtenberg

What you do: Designer

Your latest project: Studio Becker Showroom, Redfern, Sydney

What is your favourite… travel destination Europe

Hotel/place to stay Villa D’Este, Lago di Como

Airline Qantas, of course !!

Magazine Habitus

Three people that inspire/excite you

1) Dale Jones-Evans, Architect

2) My Mother, Interior Designer

3) Mies van de Rohe, Architect

Design classic La Chaise, Ray & Charles Eames

New design Salmon skin drawer/door fronts by Studio Becker

Meal Spaghetti alle Vongole

Restaurant Longrain, Nobu London, Hakkasan II

Drink Caipiroscka

Bar Harry’s Bar, Cipriani

Gallery/museum Moma, NY

Book Earth Atlas

Item in your studio Ying Yang Kitchen

Artwork Figurines by Zadok Ben David, London

Artist Loic Le Groumellec, Paris

Piece of technology iPad & Zip Tap