ASAMI TAKAHASHI (B.Arch, B.Econs)
Asami Takahashi is a co-founder of TakahashiLim A+D and has a background in architecture, computer system engineering, economics, and music. She graduated from Cornell University with a Bachelor of Architecture degree and was awarded the Charles Goodwin Sands medal for her exceptional thesis design project. Asami has worked extensively at internationally renowned architecture offices such as Toyo Ito & Associates, Architects in Tokyo, Steven Holl Architects in New York, and WeissManfredi in New York. She has worked on numerous projects including FILA Barcelona Auditorium (Toyo Ito & Associates, Architects), Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive (Toyo Ito & Associates, Architects), SUMIKA Project (Toyo Ito & Associates, Architects), Lewis Center for the Arts Princeton University (Steven Holl Architects) and Novartis Building 1 (WeissManfredi) and many more.
Prior to pursuing architecture, she graduated from Hitotsubashi University in Tokyo with a Bachelor of Economics. Upon graduation, she has followed her curiosity and worked as a computer system engineer. She was a part of a team when the first ever hotel reservation system for cellphone was created in Japan. She now applies her knowledge of programming to her design. She is also a classically trained violinist and participates in local ensembles groups. She has been working at a local architecture firm in Singapore.
JASON LIM (Dr.Sc, M.Eng, B.Arch )
Jason Lim is the founder of TakahashiLim A+D and has a background in architecture, engineering, and computational design. He received his doctorate from ETH Zurich, completing his dissertation while working at Gramazio Kohler Research. He also holds a Master of Engineering degree from the Stevens Institute of Technology. In addition, Jason received his Bachelor of Architecture degree from Cornell University and was awarded the AIA Henry Adams Certificate of merit upon graduation. Jason previously worked in New York City for the office BriggsKnowles Architecture+ Design. In addition, he has taught at Parsons the New School for Design, the Stevens Institute of Technology, Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD) and the National University of Singapore (NUS).