Pansodan Street, Yangon, Myanmar [16°77'68.99"N 96°15'32.02"E]
"Documenting our past for the future"

Publications

We publish books and create products to increase awareness on the value of built heritage in Asian cities.

Publications

ADAPTIVE RE-USE CASE STUDIES IN ASIA

HKU book

Learning from best practice in Hong Kong, Singapore and Shanghai

Hong Kong, Jan 2017-ongoing

CHAPTER IN ‘BUILDING THE FUTURE’

WMF book

World Monument’s Fund 2016 conference on heritage preservation in Yangon

Yangon,Myanmar, Sept 2016

CHAPTER IN ‘CULTURE URBAN FUTURE’

UNESCO

Yangon chapter in ‘Culture: Urban Future’

Yangon, Myanmar, Dec 2016

EXPLORE HONG KONG CHILDREN’S BOOK

Children's book about 'forgotten' places in HK

Children’s book about ‘forgotten’ places in HK

Hong Kong, June 2014

  • Client: Urban Discovery
  • Role: Editor-in-Chief
  • Project: a 50-page illustrated hard-cover book that tells children about history & identity of 8 places in Hong Kong through the eyes of a local boy and his grandfather. The book includes a passport, stickers and maps to encourage children to go out and explore

EXPLORE HONG KONG CHILDREN’S PRODUCTS

pencil case

Children’s pencil cases and placemats about ‘forgotten’ places in HK

Hong Kong, June 2014

  • Client: Urban Discovery
  • Role: Producer
  • Project: series of children products produced by a local social enterprise which helps disadvantaged women. Pencil cases made of 100% recyclable material are sold as part of the children’s book to enhance their learning experience

ELMINA HERITAGE PROJECT PUBLICATION

Learning from the EU funded heritage project in Elmina, Ghana

Learning from the EU funded heritage project in Elmina, Ghana

Elmina, Ghana, 2008

  • Client: European Commission
  • Partner: KEEA District Assembly/ Urban Solutions
  • Role: Editor-in-chief
  • Project: a 144-page hard-cover book that tells the story of a unique project that transformed the historic town of Elmina in Ghana. It showcases the results of the project through the eyes of the Elminians and interviews with the project key stakeholders and concludes with 10 lessons learned for urban heritage revitalisation