WHBC Architects

WHBC Architects is a two person strong office based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
WHBC Architects
WHBC Architects is a two person strong office based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Wen Hsia is the eldest daughter of a builder and a tailor. She played at work sites and with the sewing machine since she was seven. Finding new ways to play house and fashion shows were her daily quest with her siblings. She didn’t know what architects actually do and stumbled into it because she loves the sciences and arts. The only programme in the university handbook that matches is Architecture.
BC’s father is a toy maker. He spent his childhood watching his father creating gadgets in their workshop. Growing up, BC thought his father is a secret agent and fantasized creating gadgets with him. His father wanted to send him to military school when he was 13 hoping that he would become a pilot. However he didn’t become an agent or a pilot because it turns out he is colour blind. Therefore he studied Architecture.
They believe design is an intricate balancing act of utility, technology and emotions in its specific place. All condensed as a problem solving idea in equilibrium.