DESIGN LEADERSHIP

Ping Jiang, AIA

Founder / Design Principal

Ping Jiang is the founder and design principal of EID Architecture, a leading practice for architecture and urbanism based in Shanghai and Hong Kong. Jiang has worked extensively in the United States, Europe, and Asia through his career. His work aims to address the ever-changing urban conditions in China and beyond, confronting the challenges of complex urban realities and environmental issues with an impressive portfolio of projects across typologies and scales.

 

Ping Jiang have been awarded numerous international awards during the past 10 years, including multiple AIA Design Awards, Architecture Review Future Awards, The Plan Awards, World Architecture Festival (WAF) Awards, World Architecture News (WAN) Awards, The Chicago Athenaeum International Architecture Awards, Leading European Architect Forum (LEAF) Awards, Canadian Architect Awards of Excellence, ARCASIA Awards for Architecture, etc. In 2022, Atelier Ping Jiang @ EID Arch won AIA International Firm Award. Ping Jiang was named to AD 100 by Architectural Digest as one of the 100 most influential designers working in China, and selected by the World Architecture News as the Rising Star / Emerging Practice of the Year in 2021. Jiang’s work has been published in architectural journals internationally, i.e. Architectural Review, Domus, The Plan, DETAIL, MARK / FRAME, Canadian Architect. He has been invited to participate in the international design forums, academic activities and art exhibitions, including AIA NY | Center for Architecture Exhibition, The European Centre Architectural Exhibition, Shanghai Urban Space Art Season etc. Prior to founding EID Arch, Jiang had been a design leader for some renowned design firms. Jiang was a principal partner at MAD from 2009 to 2011. He was a studio head with SOM’s Chicago office prior to his return to China.

Michael Morgan, RIBA

Design Director

Michael Morgan is a British architect with extensive project experience in the United Kingdom, Australia, China and Hong Kong, and he works as a consulting design director at EID Architecture Hong Kong office. He has over 20 years working experience, predominantly in Asia where he has been involved on a multitude of projects, many of which are high profile award winning projects, large scale and complex in their requirements. He has particular expertise in the design of mixed-use developments, office towers, civic buildings, institutional facilities, retail developments, cultural projects and landscape architecture and is familiar with all stages of the design process from initial briefing sessions through to on site construction.

 

Prior to joining EID Arch, Michael has worked as associate design director / senior design architect for a few international architectural practice including Foster and Partners in London. He has been involved in the design of numerous high profile award winning projects in Asia and Europe, many of which have been published extensively in architectural publications and exhibited internationally.