The Practice

Choo Gim Wah Architect is an innovative, and design-driven practice established to provide architectural, and professional construction related services.

The practice is driven by the pursuit of quality design, and sensitivity to the climate of the environment. Every small element of the building is of importance to us as we firmly believe in providing quality design details which are functional and aesthetically pleasing.


The Principal

The principal, Choo Gim Wah, holds an Architecture Master Degree from Miami University. He is a a member of Malaysia Institute of Architects (PAM), and Lembaga Arkitek Malaysia (LAM).

Having worked in the industry for over 20 years, Choo is an accomplished architect with extensive design experience in private residential, commercial buildings, and mixed-use developments. He is also highly experience in dealing with projects on steep slope, and has designed many steep slope homes with minimum disturbance to the natural landscape.

In 2021 Choo won a silver medal in the PAM Awards 2021 in the Single Residential Category for a private home built on a steep slope in a beautiful forest in Malaysia.

Choo is an active speaker in Malaysian Institute of Architects (PAM), and other institutions. He has conducted many design workshops for these institutions including workshops on design requirements for the disabled persons. He also assisted the Ministry of Housing and Local Government to prepare guidelines on building requirements for the disabled persons.