Yao Zhengzhong


Taiwan Designer
Master of Architecture at School of Architecture of Pratt Institute 
Founder of t1 design


Partner of 195711 Architecture Studio Austria, 1989 to 1990. Founded and chaired the Dept. of Interior Space Design of Shih Chien Univ. Taiwan. from 1991 to 1998. Former adjunct associate professor at the Graduate School of Architecture of Tam Kang Univ. and the Graduate School of Architecture of Chiao Tung Univ. Taiwan.


Found and directs t1 design since 1999, noted works; The Plaza of National Theater and Concert Hall, Great British Museum Exhibition and Wien Museum Exhibition in Taiwan Palace Museum, City Plaza of Taiwan Pavilion in Shanghai Expo, Taiwan Design Center and Taiwan Design Museum, ART BOX Museum Taipei, Red Dot Design Museum Taipei, Red Dot Award Exhibition Taipei, Hong Kong. Curated and designed the International Interior Design Exhibition for World Design Expo Taipei. 


Chief Executive of the APSDA/Asia Pacific Space Designers Association/ 2005 General Assembly in Taipei. Board Member of the IFI/ International Federation of Interior Architects/Designers/ from 2005 to 2007, Founded and chaired the TID Award /Taiwan Interior Design Award/ during presidency of the CSID /Chinese Society of Interior Designers/ from 2007 to 2011. President of the Coretronic Culture and Art Foundation since 2010, Founded the Taiwan lighting Environment Award in 2018. International Jury of Red Dot Award. 2012 to 2014, 2017 to 2018.