Karlyn established ara Design's Asia office, having previously worked in several leading interior architectural firms in Singapore. She brought with her extensive design discipline skills along with an accomplished portfolio of project management experience.
Since graduating in the Philippines at the College of Architecture, Karlyn has worked upon a diverse range of projects throughout Asia and the Middle East, including government buildings, corporate interiors and entertainment centres, but residential and hospitality provide the mainstay of her impressive portfolio. Our Asia office have recently taken on several beach clubs and eco island resort projects, which balance care for the environment using natural materials and conscientious schemes.
Karlyn balances her busy work schedules with her practice of yoga and the ancient art of Chinese Qi gong. She routinely travels to the western hemisphere, researching new ideas and seeking creative inspiration.