Raphael Crespin is a French architect and designer based in Hong Kong, he works internationally on a wide range of projects from residential to hospitality, cultural and objects. His approach is often experimental at the intersection of design, art, and architecture. Raphael is particularly interested in exploring the creative potential of emergent digital tools and their ability to address new ways of thinking design and architecture narratives.
Prior to establishing his practice, Raphael worked with various offices in Asia and Europe. As a Postdoc Researcher at Singapore University of Technology and Design, he participated to the Grand Challenge Program for Sustainable Built Environment in association with MIT. One of his most relevant experiences was certainly with dECOi Architects, an architectural firm known for its radical approach where Raphael actively contributed to the development of advanced design strategies for numerous award-winning projects. Raphael received his Master of Design and Interior Architecture from ESAG Penninghen in Paris.