is a curious designer who is interested in the systems and processes that produce and enable nice things. Her work draws from her experience in interior design and an interest in architecture as a bridge between the immediate scale of the body and the surrounding urban environment. She also enjoys
experimenting with textiles
.
and
tending to her tiny balcony garden
.


is currently

in her final year of the Master of Architecture program at the Daniels Faculty, University of Toronto.


was previously

an Assistant Urban Designer at the City of Brampton (2021)
based in Toronto, working with MSDS Studio. (2016-2018) 
based in Toronto, working at Yabu Pushelberg. (2015-2016)
based in London, working at Universal Design Studio. (2014)
based in London, interning with Philippe Malouin/Post-Office. (2013)
exhibiting at the Matthew Architecture Gallery, as part of new architectures:world heritage[0728]. (2013)
having a go at
bricklaying.
(2012)
studying
at the University of Edinburgh, MA(Hons) Architectural Design. (2008-2012)


can be reached at

@o__phelia

ooophelialau@gmail.com
read.cv/ophelia



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