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Department of Environment

Academic Staff

Ms NG, Sylvia

Teaching Fellow

Email sylvia_ng@vtc.edu.hk

Ms NG, Sylvia

Ms. Sylvia Ng has been a landscape designer for over 16 years.  Work experiences has been a balance and integration between design and project management.  She believes in the importance to design and manage a project from start to completion in order to ensure design quality and end-user satisfaction. Most of her projects are mainly commercial, hospitality oriented and some were government revitalization and local urban renewal projects such as the Kai Tak Cruise Terminal Park and the Central Police Station.  

TEACHING AREAS

  • Landscape Architecture and Urbanism
  • Urban Farm and edible landscape
  • Land Art
  • Landscape Architectural History and Theory

QUALIFICATIONS

AA Dipl. (Architecture) Architectural Association, School of Architecture, London, UK

MLA (Landscape Architecture) UC Berkeley, CA, USA

BSLA (Landscape Architecture) Penn State University, PA, USA

EMPLOYMENT

Senior Associate. AECOM Asia Co. Ltd. HK

Senior Landscape Designer. EDAW HK

Landscape/Urban Designer. LD Asia HK Ltd

Landscape Designer. Urbis Ltd.

Landscape Designer. Llewelyn-Davies HK Ltd.

Landscape Designer. Dennis Lau & Ng Chun Man Architects & Engineers.

PUBLIC SPEECH, LECTURES & SEMINARS (partial list)

  • Part-time Visiting Fellow (March – May 2014) HK Design Institute, Kwun Tong, Hong Kong.
  • Part-time lecturer (2009) Arts School, Arts Center, Hong Kong

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

  • HKILA YUANLIN 2006-2007 Publication “Life of a Courtyard House”

DESIGN AWARDS

  • Part I (with Distinction) The Architectural Association, School of Architecture, London, UK - 2001
  • 2nd Prize, Thomas Church Design Competition1993, CA, USA

RESEARCH INTEREST

  • Urban farm and edible landscape
  • Healing landscape design