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2023 A’ Design Award
Project Title: Ta-ke-en Omakase Restaurant

2021 One Among 10 Most Dynamic Entrepreneurs
APAC Entrepreneurs

2018 London Design Award
Project Title: Beyond Surface

2015 Beijing International Auto Show - Runner-Up
Project Title: Infinite Dreams

2012 Computer Aided Architectural Design Research in Asia - Young CAADRIA
Project Title: Toward A Performance-oriented Architecture

2012 Computer Aided Architectural Design Research in Asia - Best Paper Award
Project Title: Toward A Performance-oriented Architecture

2010 International Space Architecture Design Competition - Best Prize
Project Title: Liberated Memories

2010 Shinkenchiku Residential Design Competition - Merit Award
Project Title: Itinerant Epoch

2004 AIAS Award of Merit
Project Title: Space, Form and Sequence

2004 AIAS Award of Excellence
Project Title: Home for Five Musical Instruments


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Bethencourt, Anthony. “10 Most Dynamic Entrepreneurs of Malaysia 2021.” APAC Entrepreneur Magazine. Vol 7. Issue 4. Apr 2021. pp. 10-13.

Burman, Sujata. "London Craft Week 2018: the Wallpaper* guide to the unmissable events." Wallpaper. 1 May 2018. Web.

"Brand Snapshot | G.F Smith presents Beyond Surface." Walpole. Web.

Chambers, Tony." Tony Chambers on the craftspeople taking over London for a week."

London Evening Standard. 25 Apr 2018. Web.


Chong, Jerry. “Cocoa Craftsman Factory.” ID Network Asia. Issue 3. 2020. pp. 36-47.


Chong, Jerry. “One-on-One with Kody Kato.” Credentials Asia. q4. 2020. pp. 5-21.


Clanford, Darren. "Gravity-defying giant hanging sculpture made from thousands of pieces of origami." Creative Boom. 17 Apr 2018. Web.

Kumar, Kalash Nanda.  "Five minutes with award-winning architect and designer Kody Kato."  FirstClasse Magazine. 18 Jan 2024. Web.


Lim, Candice. “Cocoa Craftsman Factory: The building as a chocolate melting machine.”  FuturArc Magazine. Vol 77. 16 June 2022. Web.


Lim, Candice. “The carbon-sequestering Bamboo Omakase Restaurant.”  FuturArc Magazine. 10 Mar 2023. Web.

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