WOO KAR FAI 胡家輝
BSSc (A.S.) (Hons.) (CUHK) / M Arch (CUHK) / HKIA / Reg. Arch (HK) / Authorized Person (Architect)
Being an Authorized Person and a Registered Architect in Hong Kong with numerous local and international experience in both design and building construction, Woo Kar Fai is one of the founders of At Zero Design Limited. During his practice in OMA (Office for Metropolitan Architecture) Asia Ltd., Edge (HK) Ltd. and Aedas Ltd., he has greatly involved in a comprehensive range of projects such as Sheraton Walker Hill Hotel extension in Korea, an innovative fashion building - MWD in Korea, the design proposal of a 100,000m2 shopping mall - YOHO Town in HK, the renovation of The Landmark in Central, certain urban planning projects and interior fitting-out works. In 1999, Woo Kar Fai and his team were awarded the Honorable Design of Re-unification Monument of Hong Kong competition by HKSAR. In 2004, Woo Kar Fai was awarded the Honorable Mention of Young Architect’s Award 2004 by The Hong Kong Institute of Architects. In 2007, he was one of the invited architects for the 40 Under 40 Chinese Architectural Exhibition held in Shanghai. In 2011, ATZ was the winner of HUGO BOSS Facade Design Concept 2011 competition. In 2015, ATZ was awarded the 2nd Runner-up of The 8th Hong Kong Lighting Design Competition and Hong Kong’s Most Valuable Companies Annual Award. Currently, ATZ has been working for flagship store projects for different high-end retail brands like BOTTEGA VENETA/ CARTIER/ CELINE/ COACH/ DOLCE & GABBANA/ DIOR/ FENDI/ GIROGIO ARMANI/ GIVENCY/ GRAFF/ HUGO BOSS/ LONGCHAMP/ MCM/ MONTBLANC/ NIKE/ PANDORA/ QEELIN/ RALPH LAUREN/ TIFFANY/ VAN CLEEF & ARPELS and some renovation projects for prestigious shopping malls like HARBOUR CITY and SOGO in Hong Kong & China. ATZ is also the designer for Cheung Hang mall renovation for GAW CAPITAL.
Cerificate of Archievement in Building Construction, CUHK, HKSAR  Honorable Design – Re-unification Monument of Hong Kong, HKSAR  Honorable Design – CAA 5th student competition, CAA, England  Honorable Design – A Key for Future Mobile Solution, BMW & DOMUS, Italy  Honorable Design – Young Architects’ Award 2004, HKIA, HKSAR  Shortlisted – Young Architects’ Project Fund 2004, HKIA, HKSAR  Shortlisted – Venice Biennale Exhibition Proposal, HKIA, HKSAR  1st Prize – NIKE Beijing Flagship Design (Invited Competition), US  1st Prize – HUGO BOSS Facade Design (Invited Competition), Germany  2nd Runner-Up – The 8th Hong Kong Lighting Design Competition, HKSAR  Merit – Hong Kong’s Most Valuable Companies Annual Award, HKSAR  1st Prize – 12th Uneec Applied Design Award, Chenming Mold Ind. Corp.,TW 
"HINGE" magazine Vol.58, HKSAR - Re-unification Monument of Hong Kong  "HINGE" magazine Vol.58, HKSAR - Thesis of Master Degree  "DOMUS" magazine Vol.835, Italy - A Key for Future Mobile Solution  "New Home" magazine Vol.1, HKSAR - Future Living Concept  "HKIA Journal", HKSAR - Young Architects' Award 2004  "HKIA Annual Awards 2004", HKSAR - Young Architects' Award 2004  “HINGE” magazine Vol.140, HKSAR – Caritas Centre by ATZ  “HKIA Journal” Vol. 49, HKSAR – “The Shed”  “HKIA Journal” Vol. 56, HKSAR – “Interior Aspiration”  “HKIA Journal” Vol. 57, HKSAR – “Development Trend of Residential Architecture”  “Are You? CENTRAL” by Hongkong Land, HKSAR – “CENTRALites”  “JET” magazine Vol. 141, HKSAR – “Longchamp - I am Who I am”  “CPP-LUXURY.COM" 18 Apr 16 – “MCM opens at Hong Kong International Airport”  “CPP-LUXURY.COM" 22 Sep 16 – “MCM unveils renovated store in Hong Kong” 
Event & Exhibition
Press Conference, HKSAR - Re-unification Monument of Hong Kong Competition  Entry Exhibition, Austria - Future Vision Housing Competition, Architecture Forum  Public Exhibition, Italy - A Key for Future Mobile Solution Competition  Public Exhibition, HKSAR - West Kowloon Cultural District, Fringe Club  Prize Presentation & Exhibition Opening Ceremony, HKSAR - HKIA Annual Awards 2004  Public Exhibition, HKSAR - Threshold to Architecture HKIA 50th Anniversary Exhibition  Public Exhibition, Shanghai – 40 Under 40 Chinese Architectural Exhibition  Public Exhibition, HKSAR - The 8th Hong Kong Lighting Design Exhibition  CUHK School of Architecture’s 25th Anniversary Alumni Exhibitions 
Tutor - "Experiencing Architecture", CUHK  Public Lecture - "Urban Sustainablility", South China University of Technology, PRC  Part-time Instructor - Higher Diploma in interior design, The Art School of HKAC  Part-time Teacher – Introduction to Interior Design, HKU SPACE  Part-time Instructor - Higher Diploma in interior design, The Art School of HKAC  Part-time Teacher - HKICC Lee Shau Kee School of Creativity  Guest Lecture – “Creative Economy: Practices & Opportunities”, Hong Kong Art School  Guest Lecture – “Meeting the Design Professionals”, Hong Kong Community College