Aug 2018
Lecture at the Future City Summit
Hong Kong



Calvin will be sharing current projects within the context of global development and urban resilience at the Future City Summit 2018 in Hong Kong and Guangzhou.


Jul 2018
Meeting with Mayor of Seoul



Meeting with the Mayor of Seoul, Park Won Soon at the side lines of the World Cities Summit in Singapore. We had in-depth discussions on current and future project initiatives in Pyongyang.


Jul 2018
Tender evaluation for Three-Part Roof



Tender evaluation for Three-Part Roof begins. Looking forward to the start of construction soon.


Jun 2018
Interviews on various news media for Trump-Kim Summit




Calvin was interviewed by various news media for his opinions on the Trump-Kim Summit and the impact on DPRK’s urban and economic development. The news media include LA Times, Al Jazeera, Global Times, Fuji TV, etc.


May 2018
Start of ‘Productive Peripheries’ Option Studio at SUTD focusing on the High-Speed Rail network

A semester-long option studio starts today. The studio focuses on designing a series of settlements along the peripheral regions of the HSR network.


Mar 2018
Workshop with Hongik University, Seoul



Calvin was invited to lead an adaptive reuse workshop at Hongik University in Seoul was conducted for a group of graduate urban design students.


Feb 2018
Meeting with Yangon Region Government



Presented our shortlisted mixed-use proposal and past projects to the Yangon Region Government. The proposal comprises of 13 residential towers resting on a cascading podium, enclosing an active public interior.


Sep 2017
Exhibition at the Seoul Biennale for Architecture and Urbanism, Seoul



After months of preparation in collaboration with PRAUD, Pyongyang model house goes on show at the Seoul Biennale for Architecture and Urbanism 2017, at the DDP in Seoul. 



Aug 2017
Lecture at the Substation, Singapore



Calvin talks about everyday urban monuments at the Substation as part of ‘Discipline the City’ exhibition series.


Mar 2017
Article on the Office Park typology



The Arcadian Campus studio was reviewed in a Singapore Architect article discussing the history and evolution of the office park typology.



Feb 2017
Interview on Monocle Radio




Calvin goes on air to some of his thoughts on Pyongyang’s urban transformation with Andrew Tuck from Monocle Radio.



Jan 2017
Moderating Ideas Fest, NTU CCA, Singapore



Calvin moderated a panel discussion on spatial justice as a form of architectural and artistic practice at the NTU CCA’s idea festival.


Mark