Raphael Scott Ahbeng (1939-2019)

Article by: Ar. Alan Kor Loong Lau Published on: Intersection Newsletter May 2020 Issue Visiting Raphael Scott Ahbeng at his Bau house was like visiting a favourite elderly uncle. Walking with the aid of a stick, he greeted me warmly like an old friend, even though we had only ever met once before. He was […]

The (incomplete) Tenets of Architecture in the Tropics: Shade

Article by: Ar. Wee Hii Min Published on: Intersection Newsletter May 2020 Issue There are entire studies about the different types of roof forms and how they are shaped by different cultures, history and geography. In this short article, we are simply looking at them in relation to our work of designing in the tropics: […]