MIA is an innovative Master planning, Architecture - and Interior design studio in Asia and was founded by three diverse individuals; Manh Nguyen Hoang, Steven Baeteman and Bao Bui Hoang. The company was born in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam in 2003 and expanded in 2009 to Bali, Indonesia. Presently, MIA Design Studio employs 70 regular members of staff, among which are architects, landscape architects, interior designers and technicians. Furthermore, the company frequently collaborates with various freelance associates (civil engineers, mechanical engineers, lightning and acoustic consultants, graphic and textile designers, artists, etc.), who are selectively incorporated in the composition of the design team, accordingly to the specific requirements of the project.
The team of architects and designers with great admirers of the modernist movement seeks to fulfil the difficult task of rethinking and giving continuity to this iconic generation. The projects of MIA Design Studio are valued for their formal simplicity, integration of interior and exterior into fluid spaces with special attention to landscape and climate conditions of each project.
MIA Design Studio seks to minimise the negative environmental impact of buildings by efficiency and moderation in the use of materials, energy and development space. Sustainable design uses a conscious approach to energy and ecological conservation in the design of the building environment. The idea of sustainability, or ecological conservation in the design of the built environment. The idea of sustainability, or ecological design, is to ensure that our actions and decisions today do not inhibit the opportunities of future generations.
National Architecture Award
2A International Architecture Award in Istanbul, Turkey
International Architecture Award of Baku, Azerbaijan
Architecture Review Award: Emerging Architect in London, England
Sao Bien Architecture Award for Central and Highland region of Vietnam
International Architecture Award by The Chicago Athenaeum