Building Narrative is an architecture and design studio established by Jeffrey Cheng in 2018.

The practice seeks to tell the stories behind a particular place using contemporary design vocabulary. Details pair client requirements with innovative problem solving.

The work spans varying scales from hotel interiors to furniture design and material research, with expertise in residential, commercial, F&B and hospitality interior design.

Based in Hong Kong with representation in Guangzhou PRC, the office caters to Hong Kong and international clients seeking to expand into Mainland China and beyond.

Jeffrey was born in Toronto and is a graduate of the University of Waterloo School of Architecture, Canada. He is the recipient of the Ontario Association of Architects Guild Medal and has trained for ten years with internationally acclaimed architects including Farrells, Atelier Zhanglei, REX Architects, and Buro Ole Scheeren.



Jeffrey Cheng


Jenny Yuen

Benjamin Wong

Paul Wong

Staci Tsai

Don Hong

Zhencheg Leung


Kelvin Chan

Kitty Lai

Amber Lam

Natalie Lau

Kyna Payos

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