When it comes to historic structures around the globe, preserving original architectural details often is paramount in any renovation. This holds true for the 1,750-square-foot shophouse turned meditative pied-à-terre in Singapore by Brewin Design Office.

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Robert Cheng of Brewin Design Office believes that good work hinges not just on what, but also why we design. He chats with Luo Jingmei about his journey as the firm enters its 10th year.

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