Duo Chen Lead Designer M.Arch(AA), B.Arch
Profile Duo Chen joined Zaha Hadid Architects London office in 2017 and was made Lead Designer in 2021. He was a key design team member of ZHA winning competitions such as Sverdlovsk Philharmonic Concert Hall and Rublyovo-Arkhangelskoye Smart City. In 2019, Duo Chen was the lead designer for the competition of OPPO Headquarters in Shenzhen and then worked on coordination, design and façade rationalization at all stages of the project. Duo Chen is also a façade rationalization expert in charge of complex façade rationalization in the development design stages for several projects such as OPPO headquarters and Sberbank Technopark.
Before joining ZHA, he worked for Cecil Balmond Studio in London.
Education Duo Chen gained his M.Arch degree from Architectural Association School of Architecture with project distinction. His work was published in international publications such as Architectural Design (UK) and World Architecture Review (China).