about

FORMZERO is an architectural research studio established in 2012 by Cherng Yih Lee with the ideology of reengaging the natural landscape with architecture within the urban context. Its design very often focuses on challenging the conventional architectural typologies and boundaries of urban realm. FORMZERO currently is also served as a think tank that runs parallel with MOA Architects in Kuala Lumpur.

Ar. Cherng Yih Lee
Principal / APAM / ALAM / GBIF
Cherng Yih Lee (Kuala Lumpur, b.1978) received his architecture degree from RMIT University, Melbourne in 2002. Before he founded FORMZERO in 2012, Cherng Yih gained his industrial experience while working in several renowned international offices including Brearley Architects & Urbanists (BAU) in Shanghai, Alsop and Studio Egret West in London and GDP Architects in Kuala Lumpur. He is currently also a design director at MOA Architects. Besides running his architectural practices, Cherng Yih also teaches at the graduate school of architecture at Taylor’s University Malaysia since 2014. He is a licensed architect under Board of Architects Malaysia and Green Building Index.