PHKA / ผ ก า
PHKA was founded by Vissata Duangwongsri and Tul Chompaisal in 2013 to introduce the multi-disciplinary design firm expertising in floral utilisation. Based in Bangkok, we offer botanical design and installation for events and venues. The studio is currently involved in various projects including weddings, corporates and private parties, also flower arrangements for hotels, cafés, restaurants and photoshoots.
A background in art and architectural design is one of the fundamental agendas of PHKA. We believe that flower arrangement is an art field, which significantly engages with culture and society. It conveys individual expression to public relations. PHKA aims to deliver integration between installation art (site-specific) and floral design; we ensure absolute excellence in achieving hybrid innovative idea for customers’ special occasions.
Managing Director / Co-founding Principal
Tul is managing director and co-founding principal since PHKA's inception in 2013. He is once registered landscape architect, working for leading landscape design firm in Bangkok, with various international projects. After a year studying Project Management in Construction at The University of Manchester, he got a professional experience working with real estate company, developing and handling of high-end residential projects.
Project management, event management, and production supervision are among the expertise and scope which Tul takes care of.
Vissata Poy Duangwongsri
Design Director / Co-founding Principal
Poy is design director and co-founding principal at PHKA since 2013. After graduated with an interior architecture degree at Chulalongkorn University, she got a working experience in Singapore as an interior designer for luxury hospitality industry, then moved to London to study in Creative and Cultural Entrepreneurship at Goldsmiths. She also got various experiences prior PHKA's inception, consisting working at Zita Elze flowers, Event Flowers training at Judith Blacklock, and conducting an wedding reception at Landmark Hotel London.
Poy is the head of the design unit, overseeing all of PHKA's design-related matters.
Assistant Project Supervisor
Likhit, who has a interest in Asian tradition, culture and folklore, is one of our first and foremost studio member. Start from being a part-time production crew, he completed numerous projects with PHKA during his 4 years. With production experience and high technical understanding, the necessity of his presence is unquestionable. He is a centre to production crew, responsible for the recruitment, training, and task assignment. Likhit is currently studying degree of Arts in Chinese at Ramkamhaeng University.
Pradubwong Aung Hongvisedchai
Aung is a talented designer who got an incomparable sense of aesthetic. Graduated with B.Arch in Interior Architecture at Chulalongkorn University, she started her career at PHKA in 2016, being our first designer. Aung hold a key role in the studio by handling several active projects, ranging from tiny to gigantic scale.
Sumanee Ping Chivapong
An experienced and all-round skills, Ping switched from renowned architecture design firm to work with something more ephemeral. With capabilities in understanding construction and production details she got from her study B.F.A. (Interior Design) at Silpakorn University, she is a very versatile project supervisor and a mastermind in management of projects. She currently works on various types of projects, including interior installation.
Anuwat Aob Mahasatta
Never a day with out a line, Aob is a young designer with high passion in illustration, drawing, and floral materials. After finishing his B.Arch (Interior Design) at King Mongkut’s Institute of Technology Ladkrabang, he looked for an opportunity to work in multi-disciplinary field rather than his original practice. Being a promising designer and supervisor, Aob is just few steps away from unleashing his potential.
Parima Mook Kattinanon
Mook, a conceptual thinker, is a PHKA’s latest addition to the growing team. She just graduated B.Arch (Interior Architecture) at Chulalongkorn University in 2016 and started her first job here. As aforementioned, she tends to work on a project with deeper concept and meaningful design.
Our youngest but ambitious member of the team, Chu is the single florist that recently graduated B.A. (Home Economics) at Suan Dusit University. She had her internship at PHKA in 2016 and returned to work here again, being one of our own. Floral horticulture, plant materials handling, floral craft, and floral arrangement are among the knowledge she could well contribute to the team.