Dr William Lim

Managing Director

CL3 Architects Limited · Hong Kong

As Founder and Managing Director of CL3 Architects, Dr William Lim brings over 40 years of experience to his projects. An acclaimed architect and artist, William graduated from Cornell University and has been at the forefront of architecture, culture and art globally.


Aside from his architecture credentials, William is also a celebrated artist. Throughout his art career he has been shown internationally, most notably Lantern Wonderland HK, Venice Biennale’s International Architectural Exhibition, Hong Kong & Shenzhen Bi-City Biennale of Urbanism/Architecture and Architecture and Heritage: Unearthing Future, Seoul, Korea. His signature piece, ‘West Kowloon Bamboo Theatre’, was awarded the Grand Award and Special Award for Culture in ‘Design for Asia Award in 2013’.  He was conferred an Honorary Doctorate degree by Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD).