Born in Borneo, Wendy Teo received her B.Arch (Dist.) from Taiwan Feng Chia University, M.Arch (Dist.) from Bartlett, UCL. Wendy is an ARB/RIBA (UK) Chartered Architect and founder of Borneo Laboratory, a multidisciplinary practice based in Borneo Malaysia.
In Teo’s research and pedagogical direction, she and her team focus on embedding social-culture dialogue in forming architectural innovation. Wendy’s work displays a strong connection to the Borneo secluded and forgotten cultures, with the intent to prevent cultural erasure. Her works reflects the Borneo spirit bringing together art, culture, architecture, education, and community building in an inclusive manner.