• 1st Prize Winner “La Corte Ideale” Design Competition

    Mantua Italy: Rebirth of Corte Grande: Flight track in the project A Hong Kong studio triumphs in the international ideas competition. The other key points: a luxury hotel and a space dedicated to the hot air balloons By Matteo Sbarbada ROVERBELLA (Canedole). A luxury hotel, a track for flying …

  • RIBA HK Chapter Presents Showcase II

    Showcase II: RIBA HK Chapter presents Showcase II. For more information click here: READ MORE

  • SCMP: Green Visions for Central

    Green Visions for Central: Soraya Somarathne shows how the Chater and Lambeth Walk gardens may be linked to a potential pedestrianised strip, and so create an urban oasis. For SCMP article click here: READ MORE

  • RIBA/GAI Awards Ceremony 2017

    RIBA/GAI Awards Cermony 2017: As a committee member of the RIBA Hong Kong Chapter, Soraya Somarathne formed part of the team hosting the GAI/RIBA Architectural Ironmongery Specification Awards 2017, International Winners Awards Presentation Ceremony in Hong Kong. This event saw speakers and winners from around the …

  • Women Practicing Architecture Today

    Women Practicing Architecture Today: Soraya was featured along with eight other women in an article on the RIBA Architecture.com website. It begins: Soraya Somarathne founded Studio Soraya Ltd, a start-up in Hong Kong. Somarathne has found that there “is a can do attitude” in Hong Kong …

  • #EthelDay 2017

    #EthelDay 2017: On 5 July, 2017, the RIBA celebrated the life and work of architecture pioneer Ethel Charles on Ethel Day with a social media campaign for 'International Women in Architecture' as part of the RIBA International Week. Soraya Somarathne (committee member of The RIBA HK Chapter) helped produce …