JUROR 2012

Chris Lee

Jury Co-Chair

Founder & Creative Director
Asylum Creative Pte Ltd


Chris Lee is the founder and creative director of Asylum, one of the most respected creative companies in the 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 of the President’s Design Award, Singapore for the ‘Designer of the Year’ and ‘Design of the Year’ categories in 2009 and 2010 respectively. 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 president of The Design Society, a non-profit organization that aims to promote visual culture through exhibitions, workshops and education.