William Lim (b. 1932) is an architect. Lim graduated from the Architectural Association London and continued his graduate study at the Department of City and Regional Planning, Harvard University. In 1931 he founded William Lim Associates (WLA), a practice which encourages architects to discover their own design directions, and demands their critical evaluation of the current intellectual and architectural discourse as well as their adaptations to suit local conditions. Lim was responsible for initiating the Singapore Heritage Society (1988 – 1977) and AA Asia in 1987 based on the spirit of and inspired by the School of Architectural Association (London).
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