siDE Architects Ltd.
Serving its client and the community with his endeavors supported by the profound experiences gained in the past years, siDE ARCHITECTS Ltd. has completed a wide spectrum of projects, both local and abroad, with great success evidenced by the design awards received in the past years.
Clientele include market leader developers – Sun Hung Kai Properties Ltd., Li Ka Shing Foundation Ltd., MTR Corporation; Li & Fung Group, Telecom Digital Ltd., The Link and etc.
siDE Architects Ltd. was established on 2010 with full qualification recognized by the Hong Kong Institute of Architects and the Government Department. It was extended from siDE Ltd. which established since 2003. siDE successfully earned its achievement from interior design based from siDE Ltd. to an architectural practice as siDE Architects Ltd. from projects and experience achieved.
The firm is headed by director with professional qualification – Colin Chan. He acquires more than 18 years of solid experiences in this profession and have the approved certification from the Architect Registration Board & Hong Kong Institute of Architects.
Prior to the establishment of siDE Ltd. & siDE Architects Ltd., Colin has worked in one of the most well-known architectural practices in the Hong Kong – P&T Group & LWK & Partners (HK) Ltd. During the years of services in P&T & LWK, a number of well-recognized projects have been accomplished – Hong Kong Museum of History, Olympian City in West Kowloon & Liberte.
The range of professional services includes: 1. Feasibility Study 2. Master Planning 3. Architectural Design 4. Interior Design 5. Project Management 6. Site Supervision 7. Project Contracting
In the past years, projects have been completed for market leading clients, which include: A) Li Ka Shing Foundation Ltd. --- Refurbishment for Student Dormitories, Foreign Tutors Dormitories, Lecture Theater , Network Centre，Tutorial Centre， Arts & Design School & Media School & New Library in Shantou University, Shantou, PRC
B) Sun Hung Kai Properties Ltd. --- The “Arch” at West Kowloon, HK; The Manhattan Hill Show Flat Gallery; Fitting-out Works for Signature Homes Office in Sun Hung Kai Centre, Wanchai
C) Li & Fung Group --- INTERMEZZO Chain Store
D) The Link --- Oi Man Shopping Mall Conceptual Design
E) MTR Corporation --- Conceptual Design for Ice Rink in the Elements / East Rail Automatic Platform Gate Improvement Works for 13 Stations
F) Chickeeduck --- Fitting-out Works for Chickeeduck Store in Maritime Square, Tsing Yi/ Tuen Mun Town Plaza, Tuen Mun/ Telford Plaza, Kowloon Bay/ Flagship Store in Times Square, Causeway Bay
G) Pinkbox --- Fitting-out Works for jewellery flagship shop “PinkBox”, Maritime Square, Tsing Yi/ Landmark North, Sheung Shui
H) G.O.D. --- Fitting-out Works for G.O.D. Store in Hong Kong Hotel, Tsimshatsui
I) Kim Robinson Salon --- Interior Design for Extension for Kim Robinson – Hair Salon at Chater House in Central, Hong Kong
To supplement the commercial aspects of the completed projects, siDE Architects have extended their limit towards the architectural excellence. Various awards were honored to them which include:
HKIA Young Architects’ Award 2004 – Honorable Mention HKDA Awards 2005 (Merit) – Graphic: Logo for Lilly Perspective Awards 2007 – Short Listed Project: Kim Robinson Boutique Salon Design for Asia Award 2007 – Commendation: Kim Robinson Boutique Salon First Runners-up for Competition for Tianjin Exhibition Centre Valcucine Kitchen Cabinet Graphic Design Contest 2010: “Dress Up Your Kitchen” – Winning Design Creative Smart Parking – Cycle Parking Rack Design Competition: Commendation Prize 2013