Society of Interior Designers Singapore's 20 Under 45: Talent to watch

(Clockwise, from top left) The Crate Apartment, a HDB 5-room apartment, a Business Process Outsourcing facility in Bonifacio Global City, Chatterbox Cafe at K11 Musea in Hong Kong. PHOTOS: UPSTRS, NITTON ARCHITECTS, WYNK COLLABORATIVE, OWEN RAGGET
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Creative director Dennis Cheok, 40, founded home-grown design studio UPSTRS_ in 2011.

Trained in architecture, the award-winning spatial designer has taught at the National University of Singapore and the SIT-Glasgow School of Arts. He is also a nominated council member of the Society of Interior Designers Singapore (Sids).

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