About The Speaker
Twitee Vajrabhaya is one of the two principals of the Bangkok based design studio: Department of ARCHITECTURE Co. She received a Bachelor of Architecture summa cum laude from Virginia Tech and earned a Master of Architecture from Princeton University. The firm is practicing architecture, interior design, landscape design, and other related design disciplines in a broad range of programmatic requirements and scales. It focuses on developing ideas in architecture, researches on social, cultural, and physical context, as well as takes on an exploration for alternative material utilization. Her works include projects in Thailand and abroad which have been published widely. Some of her projects are Thailand Creative and Design Center (TCDC) at the Grand Postal Office, ‘The Flow’ – a Multipurpose Pavilion, Sala Phuket Resort, Six Senses Samui Resort, etc. During her career, she has won several national and international architecture awards including an Outstanding Award in Architectural Design from the Association of Siamese Architects under Royal Patronage (ASA), a winner of Interior Design Best of Year Award (USA), a winner of Blueprint Award (UK), a winner of Architizer A+ Awards (USA), a highly commended honor for the World Architecture Festival (WAF), etc.