Pauline Ang

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Adjunct Assistant Professor

Pillar / Cluster: Architecture and Sustainable Design


As a licensed architect in both Singapore and New York, Pauline Ang has worked on projects of varying scales and building typologies, from high-rise commercial developments in the United States, the Middle East and Asia, to a broad range of public sector projects in Singapore.

Her primary interest lies in bridging the chasm between theory and practice through a combination of writing, teaching and practice.


  • MSc Construction Law & Arbitration, King’s College London-National University of Singapore, London/Singapore
  • MArch, Columbia University, New York, USA
  • B. Planning & Design (Arch), Melbourne University, Australia

Professional Associations & Affiliations

  • Vice-President (Architecture), CPG Consultants, Singapore.
  • Registered Architect, Singapore.
  • Registered Architect, New York State, USA.
  • Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Accredited Professional, USA.

Research Interest

  • Architectural Design Methodologies

Awards & Achievements

1100 Architects, New York:

  • Preservation Foundation of Palm Beach’s Elizabeth L. and John H. Schuler Award, 2013 – Ibis Isle House, Palm Beach, Florida, USA.
  • AIA NY Chapter Design Awards, Unbuilt Work Merit Award, 2012 – Brooklyn Detention Centre, New York, USA.

Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, New York:

  • Engineering News-Record Global Best Projects, Best Project Award, Green Category, 2013 –Zuellig Building, Makati City, Philippines
  • Leadership for Energy and Environmental Design (Core and Shell) (LEED-CS) Platinum Award 2013 – the first recipient of the Platinum Award in the Philippines – Zuellig Building, Makati City, Philippines
  • MIPIM Asia Award 2012 (Best Office and Business Development category) – Zuellig Building, Makati City, Philippines
  • “People’s Choice” Award, MIPIM Asia Awards 2012 – Zuellig Building, Makati City, Philippines
  • Father Neri Satur Award for Environmental Heroism 2012 – Zuellig Building, Makati City, Philippines


  • Recipient, Ed Harris Prize for best performance in the MSc Construction Law & Arbitration course, King’s College London-National University of Singapore
  • Recipient, Honour award for Excellence in Design, Graduate School of Architecture Planning & Preservation, Columbia University, New York, USA
  • Recipient, Dean’s Honours, Faculty of Architecture, Building and Planning, Melbourne University, Australia
  • Recipient, Defence Technology Training Scholarship (Architecture), for undergraduate and graduate studies in Architecture, Ministry of Defence, Singapore

Selected Publications

  • National Gallery Singapore: Art Spaces, Scala Art Publishers, 2016.
  • The Making of National Gallery Singapore, National Gallery Singapore, 2015.
  • “Condo Mania: What has design got to do with it?”, Singapore Architect, Issue 268, May 2012.
  • Future Memory: Of Demolished Architecture & Forgotten Memories – “In Memory of Places Meant to Be Forgotten: A Case of Recurring Amnesia”, Future Memory, December 2011.
  • “Dreaming in Green: Reimagining Abandoned Railways”, Singapore Architect, Issue 265, November 2011.
  • “The Disappearing Void: Reflections on the Common HDB Void Deck”, Singapore Architect, Issue 265, November 2011.
  • “The God of Small Images”, Book Review: Junya Ishigami: small images, Singapore Architect, Issue 254, December 2009.
  • “Comparative Study of the Price-Quality Method in Singapore, Hong Kong, the United Kingdom and New Zealand”, with co-authors Professor John Barber (KCL) and Professor Low Sui Pheng (NUS), International Construction Law Review, July 2007.
  • “The Price-Quality Method: Legal Implications of the Evaluation Process”, International Construction Law Review, April 2007.
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