Chi Yan Chan



Chi Yan leads Architecture projects at COLLECTIVE.

She holds an M. Arch. from Harvard University and a B.A. of Architecture from Princeton University. Chi Yan is currently an Adjunct Assistant Professor of Architecture at the Chinese University of Hong Kong.

Prior joining COLLECTIVE in 2019, Chi Yan was at Herzog & de Meuron, serving on the team as designer and eventually leading as Project Manager on site for the design and construction of Tai Kwun Center for Heritage and Arts in Hong Kong from 2009 to 2018. Between 2017 and 2018, she was a Resident Site Architect for the construction of the M+ Museum in Hong Kong.

Chi Yan has over 10 years of professional experiences working at various award-winning architecture firms in the United States and China with Neri & Hu in Shanghai, Zephyr Architects in Beijing, Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects, BRB and Agrest & Gandelsonas Architects in New York City. 

She joins COLLECTIVE to lead the Twin Tower Landscape and Commercial Podium design in Hong Kong, currently at Design Development stage.