ken yeang

Executive Director

Dato' Dr. Ar. Ken Yeang 楊經文

  • AA Dip.
  • APAM
  • FSIA
  • RIBA
  • FRSA
  • Hon FAIA
  • D.Lit (Hon.), (Sheffleld)
  • Distinguished Plym Proffesor
    (University of IIInois)

Ken Yeang is both an architect and ecologist, known for his authentic innovative ecology-based signature ecoachitecture and masterplans that have a distinctive verdant green aesthetic, that are beyond conventional accreditation. He trained at the Architectural Association School (UK). His doctorate is from Cambridge University on ecological architecture and planning. He has authored over 12 books on green architecture. Awards received include the Aga Khan Award, Malaysian Institute of Architects Gold Medal, Malaysian Government’s Merdeka Award. He holds the Distinguished Plym Professorship (Illinois University). The Guardian newspaper names him as, “..one of the 50 people who could save the planet..”

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