Karen Mok is a leading Chinese actress, pop star and three-time Golden Melody Award winner. In 2016 Karen won Best Female Singer for both the Hauding Award and the China Music Awards.
In the same year, she was awarded the title of Cultural Ambassador of the Italian city of Bergamo.
Karen was photographed in Milan, outside the historic Casa Degli Omenoni. She has been a fan of the city ever since she was a student there. She loves its cosmopolitan feel and authenticity.
Her favourite hotels are Mandarin Oriental, Paris and Mandarin Oriental, Milan.
Karen’s choice of charity is Animals Asia Foundation, which is devoted to the welfare of urban and wild animals in Asia.
Photographed and filmed by award-winning photographer Mary McCartney.
"If I wake up in the Mandarin Oriental Hotel then I probably feel like I am at home."
– Karen Mok