After staging her SS2017 runway collection at the Beijing Expo Center, Vivienne received the prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award from the 2016 Beijing InStyle Expo committee for her contribution to promoting Chinese culture worldwide.
Vivienne Tam collaborated with Starbucks to create a series of custom designed products inspired by Vivienne’s iconic “Bird and Flora” print. The collection includes a ceramic mug, a S’well bottle and a tote bag that comes with a limited edition Starbucks Card. The products are available at over 400 select Starbucks across Asia.
Launched in December 2015, this was the first collaboration between Vivienne Tam and the global tech giant, Google. The Android Wear App, featuring Vivienne Tam’s iconic Opera Girl character in nine different animations, is available for download from the Google Play Store.
Three of Vivienne Tam’s iconic gowns were featured in the Metropolitan Museum of Art exhibition - China: Through the Looking Glass. The exhibition explored the impact of Chinese aesthetics on Western fashion and how China has fueled fashion imagination for centuries.
The Designer Suite by Vivienne Tam for Hotel ICON had been shortlisted as one of the finalists for the “International Hotel & Property Awards 2015, Global Categories, Hotel Suite.”
Vivienne Tam was awarded the International Design Pioneer Award by Channel Young TV on the China Fashion Awards in 2012.
Vivienne appointed as the Hong Kong Peace Ambassador to promote the UN International Day of Peace and to raise awareness of peace initiatives.
Vivienne served as Creative Director of this year’s Ambassadors’ Ball to celebrate Hong Kong’s rich community of creativity and design.
Vivienne Tam was honored by the Sing Tao News Corporation as one of the leaders of the Year in Hong Kong in the Commerce Category.
The Chief Executive of Hong Kong Special Administration awarded Vivienne a Commendation for Community Service for her outstanding contribution to the organization of the 2009 East Asian Games.
Vivienne Tam was named one of the top Chinese-Americans in business by Forbes Magazine.
Vivienne was invited to be a guest judge on Project Runway, one of the most successful TV programs on Bravo. She Served alongside Nina Garcia, Michael Kors and Heidi Klum.
Vivienne Tam was awarded the “Chinese of World Influence” Award 2008 in the fashion design category by Phoenix Satellite TV.
Vivienne Tam was presented with the Elle Style Fashion Designer International award in Shanghai, China.
Vivienne Tam claimed the Visionary Award at the 2007 Asian Excellence Awards in Los Angeles. She is honored as an inspiration to future generations of Asian American leaders, artists and entertainers. Chow Yun-Fat and Nobuyuki ‘Nobu’ Matsuhisa were also honored.
Vivienne was honored as an “Outstanding Woman of Achievement” Kathy Hilton and Eve Ensler were also honored at the event.
Vivienne Tam was awarded the Veuve Clicquot Business Woman of the Year Award and the Visionary Award at the Asian Excellence Awards.
Vivienne Tam is the proud winner of the 31st Annual Dallas Fashion Awards in the Contemporary Designer category. The Dallas Fashion Awards is the oldest retailer-chosen awards program in the nation.
Vivienne Tam was awarded the 2005 World”s Outstanding Chinese Designer by the Hong Kong Design Center. The Hong Kong Design Center held an international conference “Business of Design Week” in November that focused on Asia”s hottest business trends, while celebrating design excellence.
The New York Book Show, which represents the very best in book publishing, awarded Vivienne Tam’s “China Chic” 1st Place in the Best Book Design category and 1st Place in the Best Book Cover Design Category.
Vivienne Tam was nominated for the esteemed Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) Perry Ellis Award for New Fashion Talent in 1997.
People Magazine named Vivienne Tam as one of the “50 Most Beautiful People” in the world.