I was lucky enough to meet San Francisco-based interior designer Jiun Ho at the Metropolitan Home Modern by Design Showhouse in June. The dining room he created for the space was the most elegant room in the house by far; it could make even delivery pizza seem gourmet. So, it's no surprise that his residential client projects are equally impressive.
I came across a condo design he did for an international businessman who is an avid art collector and was blown away. Some designers make every room all about them — their signature style, their go-to fabrics, their furniture designs (ahem, Jonathan Adler). But Ho created a perfect background for all of the masterpieces on display using light colors, simple shapes, and modest proportions. The result is a space that's visually exciting in an understated way. And a gorgeous grand piano tops it all off. To take the full tour,