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alan hung

cool designer from canada

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alan’s story

We are a Vancouver based design studio. We like to think about the future, about how we can improve everyday objects. We use the technology of the past, but also focus on the latest technology and like to collaborate with different disciplines to spark new ideas. We love research and believe that research solidifies our thoughts and makes our design better and more reliable. We all have architecture backgrounds, but what we do is not limited to architecture.


Alan – Architect AIBC


  • education:
    2008, Master of Architecture, Sci- Arc, Los Angeles, USA
    2005, bachelor of Architecture, Ryerson University, Toronto. Canada


  • experience:
    2014-2018, Senior Associate, AMA, Vancouver, Canada
    2011-2013, Architect, UNStudio, Shanghai, China
    2008-2011, Architect, Coop Himmelblau, Vienna, Austria
    2015 – now. Founder, design studio vancouver
    2018 – now, Founder, object studio in collaboration with Chinese partners


    2021, Red Dot Award, Singapore
    2021, Gold award, A’ Design award, Como, Italy
    2021, Gold award, Muse Design award, New York, USA
    2020, Nomination, Archdaily building of the year
    2020, Nomination, Dezeen awards, London, UK
    2019, Winner, Architizer A+Awards, New York, USA
    2019, Winner, IDPA Design Award, Tokyo, Japan
    2019, LUXlife Leading Designers, Burton on Trent, UK
    2016, Special mention, Artzept award, Switzerland


We are currently designing a chair for cool design items.

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