Temple Street, Yau Mau Tei, Hong Kong [22°18'38.66"N 114°10'13.01"E]
Keeping heritage alive for a vibrant and viable urban future

Cultural Mapping

HOW TO DOCUMENT AND PRESERVE THE SPIRIT OF PLACE?
We listen to stories of old buildings, neighbourhoods and people; we repackage those stories of the past into innovative and creative products for a new generation.

Cultural Mapping

Heritage Sites Profiled
Stories Shared
Heritage Precincts Mapped
Civil Society Co-creators

Humans of Ding Ding

Humans of Ding Ding

Hong Kong, 2018

  • Client: Hong Kong Tramways
  • Role: Content Curator
  • Project: Inspired by the Humans of New York campaign, documenting stories of passengers and staff of the century old Hong Kong tramline
  • Result: 100 short stories of Ding Ding

Stories along DVRC

DVRC

Hong Kong, 2017

  • Client: Walk DVRC
  • Role: Facilitator/ Curator
  • Project: Community curative process to identify and document tangible and intangible heritage along Des Voeux Road Central in Hong Kong
  • Result: An illustrated map with 46 stories of DVRC

Stories of Binondo

Manila escolta

Manila, Philippines, 2017

  • Partners: Escolta Commercial Association, Escolta Volunteer Arm, the Heritage Conservation Society, Tralulu, Old Manila Walks, the Heritage Collective
  • Role: Facilitator / Curator
  • Project: Community curative process to identify and document tangible and intangible heritage in Manila’s Chinatown
  • Result: iDiscover Binondo – smartphone application and illustrated map

Stories of Chiang Mai

Chiangmai

Chiang Mai, Thailand, 2017

  • Partners: Thailand Creative and Design Centre (TCDC)/ North Gate
  • Role: Facilitator / Curator
  • Project: Community curative process to identify and document tangible and intangible heritage in Chiang Mai old city
  • Result: iDiscover Chiang Mai – smartphone application and illustrated map

Stories of Yangon

Yangon

Yangon, Myanmar, 2016

  • Partners: Pre-collegiate Program Yangon / Hla Day
  • Role: Facilitator / Curator
  • Project: Community curative process to identify and document tangible and intangible heritage in Yangon
  • Result: iDiscover Yangon – smartphone application and illustrated map

Stories of Lampang

Lampang

Lampang, Thailand, 2016

Stories of Java

java

Java, Indonesia, 2016

Stories of Bali

Bali

Bali, Indonesia, 2016

  • Partners: BPPI Indonesian Heritage Trust / Bali Kuna
  • Role: Facilitator / Curator
  • Project: Community curative process to identify and document tangible and intangible heritage in Bali
  • Result: iDiscover Bali – smartphone application and illustrated map

Stories of Hong Kong

Hong Kong

Hong Kong, 2015 – Ongoing

  • Role: Facilitator / Curator
  • Project: Community curative process to identify and document tangible and intangible heritage in Hong Kong
  • Result: iDiscover Hong Kong – smartphone application and illustrated map

Stories of Macau

Macau

Macau, 2014

  • Partners: Institute for Tourism Studies / Taipa Village Association
  • Role: Facilitator / Curator
  • Project: Community curative process to identify and document tangible and intangible heritage in Macau
  • Result: iDiscover Macau – smartphone application and illustrated map