AR. WEE HII MIN

M1472
BORN 18 NOVEMBER 1964
Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia
Nationality: Malaysian

EDUCATION

1971 – 1983 St. Thomas’s School
Primary and Secondary Education
1984 – 1989 Deakin University, Victoria, Australia
  • Bachelor of Architecture (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Science (Architecture)

WORK

2015 to date MinWee Architect – Principal
2000 – 2015 Design Network Architects Sdn Bhd – Founding Director
1992 – 1999 Arkitek KDI Sdn Bhd – Architect
  • The Bakun Resettlement Scheme (Housing & Civic Facilities)
  • Sibu Federal Complex (Government Office Complex)
1991 – 1992 Freelance Architectural Work in Geelong
1990 – 1991Cirrillo-Halse Partnership – Architectural Assistant
1988 – 1989 Ministry of Housing, Melbourne – Architectural Assistant

AWARDS

PAM (MALAYSIAN ARCHITECTS INSTITUTE)

  • 2012 Silver Award – ABF HQ (Asean Bintulu Fertilizer) – Petronas Group of Companies
  • 2011 Gold Award – Showroom at Jalan Rock, Kuching.
  • 2010 Gold Award – Sibu Heritage Centre
  • 2008 Honorary Mention – 1-Tree house, Kuching.
  • 2008 Silver Award – Wan Alwi Mosque, Tabuan Jaya, Kuching.
  • 2007 Honorary Mention – Ching Kwong Methodist Church, Kuching.

TALKS/OTHERS

  • Taylor’s University – Master’s Programme Examiner
  • PAM Awards 2014 – Convenor
  • UCT Sibu – Board of Studies
  • Archiprix Singapore 2013 – Jury Panel
  • National University of Singapore – Tropical Workshop Leader 2011
  • 2010 DatumKL – Speaker
  • PAM Lecture Series Penang 2006/10/12; KL 2009/10/12
  • Colombo Sri Lanka (2006) ‘Asianation’ – Speaker

 

SPECIAL INTERESTS

Editor of PAMSC Architect’s Newsletter; INTERSECTION, Urban Sketching, Architecture Education.