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FOC TALENT: WE-DESIGNS.ORG, LLC

About WE-DESIGNS.ORG, LLC

ORIGINS: Established in 2003, and officially launched as a collective in 2008, WE-DESIGNS.ORG, LLC is an international multi-disciplinary creative group. Notably, WE-DESIGNS.ORG, LLC has been selected by Twenty+Change (co-curated by Heather Dubbeldam and Lola Sheppard) as one of twenty Emerging Canadian Design Practices (2011) in Canada. WE-DESIGNS.ORG, LLC is interested in the emergent, interactive, and progressive/dynamic investigations of architecture + design within the urban fabric, and material research within the realm of fabrication and scalar development. The WE-DESIGNS.ORG, LLC 「Team」 members are composed of an international base of ingénue designers from distinctive backgrounds + multifaceted design fields, in producing a differentiated approach to the integral design processes within a project.

Biographical:

WE-DESIGNS.ORG, LLC was founded by Wendy W Fok - winner of the Hong Kong Young Design Talent Award (2009) and Perspective 40 under 40 Award (2011). Fok has a Masters of Architecture & Certification of Urban Policy/Regional Planning from Princeton University's School of Architecture, and has an international background from Vienna, New York, London, Paris, Tokyo, Beijing, Hong Kong & Canada. Fok’s interests are towards investigations of contextual and content-related natures of fabrication, and cradle-to-cradle material investigations that compliment scaled prototypes within architectural design. Meanwhile, her design methodology is to challenge the dynamic significance in structuring and mapping the ideals of art, architecture, and urbanism within the processes of [design | optimisation | fabrication] for sustainable planning, interactive design, material research, and alternative methods of fabrication with progressive aims within the built environment.

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website: http://WE-DESIGNS.ORG