TDS Open Studio Series Nº3 — Asylum


From a cosy shop space at Ann Siang Hill selling inspirations only, to a 20-man team branding and building some of the most characteristic hotels around the world, Chris Lee of Asylum walked us through his career of 20 years, sharing why he never stops learning and how he anticipates change before it happens.


“Someone told me, ‘my kid could have come out with the (National Gallery) logo’, and I am flattered to hear that, because I’d like to think like a kid for as long as I can. ”


— Chris Lee, Creative Director of Asylum



Since their inception in 1999, they have won a wide array of awards and also been featured in numerous publications across the globe. Their unique understanding of commerce and art has resulted in exponential success for their clients. Other than their serious work ethics, they are also known for having a quirky sense of humor. Asylum is probably best defined as an unconventional maverick in the creative sphere.

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