Directors

 
Name
Tang Hsiao Seak
 
Education
 
Bachelor of Science (Architecture) University of Sydney, Australia (1988)

Bachelor of Architecture (Hons. Class 1)

University of Sydney, Australia (1991)
 
Membership
Corporate Member,
Pertubuhan Akitek Malaysia APAM M1540
 
Corporate Member,
Institut Perekabentuk Dalaman Malaysia A/T 45
 
Member, Lembaga Arkitek Malaysia – Perekabentuk Dalaman ID/T 22
 
Member, Malaysian Structural Steel Association OM 0317
 
Registration
Architect, Lembaga Akitek Malaysia Registration Number A/T 150,
 
Position
Director, GARIS Architects Sdn Bhd
 
Professional
History
2002-present
Garis Architects Sdn Bhd, Director
 
1999-present
LICT (LimKokWing Institute of Creative
Technology), Guest Architectural Critic
 
1996- 2002 
Garis Architects Sdn Bhd, Architect
 
1992-1996
Atelier ADT Akitek Sdn Bhd, Architect
 
1991
University of Sydney, Australia, Part-Time Tutor
 
1988-1989
The MSJ Group, Sydney, Australia, Architectural Assistant
 
 
Awards
2017 Urban Designer / Planner and Architect for Gold Award - Planning & Master Planning (Category 18), PAM Awards
Bandar Rimbayu Commercial Hub, Bandar Rimbayu

Urban Designer / Planner and Architect for Silver Award - Planning & Master Planning (Category 18), PAM Awards
Sunsuria City Masterplan, Selangor

Architect for Commendation Award - Multiple Residential - Low Rise (Category 2), PAM Awards
Karisma Hill, Seri Kembangan, Selangor

2016
Architect for Winner - Place Making and Public Space Award Category - MIP Planning Excellence Awards
The Arc Club Village, Bandar Rimbayu
 
Urban Designer / Planner for Merit Award - Design Excellence Award Category -  MIP Planning Excellence Awards
Bandar Rimbayu, Selangor
 
Architect for Green Architecture 2016 - Green GOOD DESIGN 2016 The World’s Leading Sustainable Green Design  Organised by The Chicago Athenaeum: Museum of Architecture and Design
The Arc Club Village, Bandar Rimbayu
 
2015
Urban Designer / Planner and Architect for The Edge Malaysia Notable Property Achievement Award
The Light Waterfront, Penang
 
Urban Designer / Planner and Architect for World Silver Award, Master Plan Category,
FIABCI World Prix D’Excellence Awards
The Light Waterfront, Penang
 
2014
Architect for Excellence Award - Landscape Design Award Category, Malaysia Landscape Architecture Awards
The Arc Club Village, Bandar Rimbayu

Architect for Silver Award - PAM Green Excellence Awards (Organised by The Edge)
The Arc Club Village, Bandar Rimbayu

Urban Designer / Planner and Architect for FIABCI Malaysia Property Awards - Master Plan Category
The Light Waterfront, Penang
 
Architect for PAM Awards 2014, Silver Award for Commercial (Mixed Development & Hospitality) Category
Rimbayu Club Village, Bandar Rimbayu  
 
Architect for PAM Awards 2014, Silver Award for Special Category The Arc @ Rimbayu Club Village, Bandar Rimbayu  
 
Architect for PAM Awards 2014, Commendation Award for Multiple Residential (High Rise) Category
The Light Collection II (Pier Apartments), Penang  
 
Architect for PAM Awards 2014, Commendation Award for Special Category Fish Bone @ The Light Collection II, Penang
 
BCI Asia Top 10 Architects Award 2014 - Malaysia
 
2013
Architect for My Dream Home Awards 2013, My Green Home Award Silver Winner
Residence @ Jalan Railway, Petaling Jaya
(The Edge haven, Issue #62 August & September 2013)
 
Architect and planner for Asia Pacific Property Awards, Highly Commended Development, Multiple Units
D’Island Residence, Puchong  
 
Architect for PAM Architectural Steel Awards 2013, Honorable Mention for Category E: Micro Detail Design
Symphony Hills Office, Cyberjaya
 
2012
Architect for PAM Awards 2012, Commendation Award for Commercial Category
Symphony Hills Office, Cyberjaya 
 
Architect for International Property Awards Asia Pacific, Mixed-Use Development in Malaysia (Highly Commended)
Puteri Harbour, Nusajaya
 
2011
Master planner for Bukit Jelutong Township and Architect for D’Vida for Prime Minister’s Hibiscus Awards
Bukit Jelutong & D’Vida Office, Shah Alam
 
2010  
Architect for PAM Awards 2010, for Excellence in Architecture, Mention for Alterations & Additions Buildings Category for Archetypes (3 Types) for School Computer Laboratories.
 
2010
Urban Designer / Planner for FIABCI PRIX D’EXCELLENCE Runner-up Award for Master Plan 2010, for Puteri Harbour, Nusajaya, Johor.
 
2009
Urban Designer / Planner for FIABCI Award for Best Master Plan 2009, for Puteri Harbour, Nusajaya, Johor.
 
2004
Architect for PAM Mention Award in Interior Design Category, for City Command Centre, Cyberjaya.
 
2002
Architect for PAM Award for Colour on Buildings 2, 2002, First Prize, for City Command Centre, Cyberjaya.
 
2003
Architect for CIDB Excellence Awards 2003, Merit Award for Perdana Condominium, Damansara Perdana.
 
2002
Architect for PAM Steel Roofing Award 2002, Merit Award, for City Command Centre, Cyberjaya.
 
2001
Architect for IEM Award for Advanced Engineering Achievement and Innovation 2001, for Maju Perdana.

Architect for PAM Award for Colour on Buildings 1999, Merit Award, for Kolej Matrikulasi, Alor Gajah.
 
1992
Nominated by the University for the RAIA NSW Chapter Design Medal Award 1992.
 
1991
Design Project for University Law School was selected for a public exhibition at the Faculty of Architecture building, followed by a presentation to the Faculty of Law (1991).
 
1987
Awarded the “Highly Commended” (second) prize in the Concrete Mansory Association of Australia national student competition (1987). Winning schemes were exhibited throughout Australian Universities.