Dara Huang is the founder of Design Haus Liberty. Dara holds a master’s degree in Architecture from Harvard University and started her career at Herzog de Meuron, and Foster + Partners, London.
In the company’s short time, Dara has received numerous awards and honours including Property Weeks 40 under 40, BBC China’s 100 Women, Prestige Hong Kong’s 40 under 40 and three RIBA competition recognitions and sits on the board for Prop Tech, is a member of the Milken Institute and Red Club Cartier. She has also exhibited at Somerset House, London and the Architecture Venice Biennale. Passionate about creating valuable experiences, DH Liberty expands the boundaries of the way architects tell stories through the built environment.
Alongside their luxury clients such as: The Four Seasons, LVMH, Cartier, Nihi Resorts and Starwood Capital, Dara is launching her first furniture and product line, Dara Maison in 2023.
A dynamic speaker and TV presenter, Dara is currently starring as the main judge for a primetime Channel 4 design show to be released in early 2023 and in Britain’s Most Expensive Houses in 2022. Dara is regularly invited to participate as a public speaker, in design and at global events most recently: Dezeen, HP, Panasonic and Theory.
The daughter of a NASA scientist who emigrated from Taiwan to the United States, Dara grew up in multi-cultural surroundings and global travel. She has a keen interest in contemporary art and nature, which inspires much of her designs.