- Founder & Creative Director, The Asylum
Founder & Creative Director, Asylum
Chris Lee is the founder and Creative Director of Asylum, one of the most respected creative companies in Asia.
Since its inception in 1999, the creative company has focused on cross disciplinary projects that include interactive design, product development, environmental & interior design, packaging, apparel design, branding and graphic design. Featured in numerous magazines from around the world, Asylum is defined as an unconventional maverick in the creative world.
Asylum’s work in the creative industry is recognized with more than 100 international awards. Chris is the recipient for the Designer of the year (2009) and Design of the year (2010) in Singapore’s President Design Award. He has served as a juror for many of the top international creative awards such as D&AD, Red Dot, The One Show and Tokyo Type Directors Club.
Chris is also a founding member and ex-President of The Design Society, a non-profit organization that aims to promote visual culture through exhibitions, workshops and education.
Asylum takes a multi-disciplinary creative approach by integrating branding and spatial design. Since our inception in 1999, we have won a wide array of awards and also been featured in numerous publications across the globe. Our unique understanding of commerce and art has resulted in exponential success for our clients. Other than our serious work ethics, we are also known for having a quirky sense of humor.
Asylum is probably best defined as an unconventional maverick in the creative sphere.