Director | Principal Designer
Eric Tong graduated with a Graduate Diploma in Architecture from The Bartlett School of Architecture, UCL in 2004. He worked for renowned late architects Zaha Hadid and Future Systems and developed a passion in industrial design. He is devoted to design innovation and in the eight years since his studio’s establishment, his work won multiple international awards, including the Good Design, Good Design Singapore, IF, Design For Asia, Golden Pin, and Perspective A&D Trophy Awards. In 2015 he received the Perspective 40 Under 40 Award of which he was celebrated as one of the most influential designers of the future.
Eric is a Council Member of the Royal Institute of British Architects (HK Chapter), and an Ex-Executive Committee Member of the Hong Kong Designers Association. Central to Eric’s practice is a simultaneous engagement in research and teaching. In 2016 he was awarded Best Design Educator from the Hong Kong Designer Association. Eric is adjunct lecturer of Architecture at the Hong Kong University SPACE and lecturer of Innovative Furniture Design at the Hong Kong Design Institute.