T X T (THEO TEXTURE) is primarily an architecture + interior design firm, established in 2002, and is managed by architects, designers and project managers with international experiences. Our design philosophy is based on a theo-centric worldview to create innovative, inspiring and outstanding spaces and forms of the 21st century.
T X T believes that a design should be carried through from micro to macro scale. The “total design” concept has been applied to many of our projects as we provide design services that range from names, logos, graphics, signage, furniture, interiors, architecture to urban planning.
T X T has worked with over 200 different clients, completed over 400 projects internationally, over 50 of which are architectural projects. T X T has won more than 50 international awards and has been published in various books, magazines, websites, etc.
T X T has been awarded Hong Kong’s Most Valuable Companies Award in 2015. Our Design Director, Ben Wong, was awarded as one of the “Ten Outstanding Designers” in Hong Kong in 2011.
Ben Wong (AIA, AIAHK, RA, HKIDA, HKDA), Design Director, is a US Registered Architect with over 20 years of international experience. He graduated with a Bachelor of Architecture from Cornell University and a Master of Theological Studies from Harvard University. He has worked as an architect and designer in New York, Tokyo and Hong Kong. He has won a number of design awards and his work has been exhibited and published in a number of publications. He taught as an adjunct professor in architecture, interior design and fine arts at a number of universities and institutes including Harvard College, School of Visual Arts, Boston Architectural Center, Hong Kong Arts Centre, etc. He was the former principal and director of Hong Kong Chingying Institute of Visual Arts. His work “Museum Pieces – An Artist Book” is in the Design Collection and Research Archive at the Hong Kong Heritage Museum. He is presently on the Advisory Council of Hong Kong Character City Movement. He won the “Ten Outstanding Designers Award” in Hong Kong in 2011, and was nominated “Designer of the Year” at A’ Design Award in 2015.
Alex Ling, Project Director, heads TXT’s sister company, THEO STRUCTURE, a Registered Minor Works Contracting Company in Hong Kong. He has over 30 years of project management experience in Hong Kong and China. He oversees all the site works and all of our site staff.
Raymond Chau (HKIA, RA, AP), Associate Director, is a Hong Kong Registered Architect and Authorized Person, with over 20 years of a wide variety of experiences in Hong Kong, Macau and China. He graduated from University of Toronto with a Bachelor of Architecture.
Jane Tse, Chief Designer, has a Bachelor of Interior Design from University of Technology in Sydney. She has over 10 years of international design experience. She is primarily in charge of our interior and graphic design projects, and also oversees our operation in Shanghai.
T X T is honored to have Professor John Van Tao Szto from New York City as our advisor. John is highly gifted as an architect, theologian and musician, all embodied in one. He has been a great inspiration to much of our work.