Boonserm Premthada is a Thai architect born in 1966. He’s the principal of Bangkok Project Studio, an architecture firm he established in 2003 after obtaining his master degree. His work isn’t about designing a building, but rather the manipulation of light, shadow, wind, sound, and smell, as well as the incorporation of socio-economic and cultural agenda to improve the lives of the under-privileged. Local material and traditional building technique are often used in his designs which increase local values and bring authenticity. Besides working as an architect, he also teaches at the Faculty of Architecture at Chulalongkorn University.