Arjun Malik obtained his Bachelors in Architecture from the Rachana Sansad Academy of Architecture and went on to receive a Master of Science in Advanced Architectural Design from the Columbia University in New York. He then returned to join his father’s 30 year old firm in 2005.
“There was always a certain inevitability about my decision to be an architect. It was ultimately the paradoxical nature of the profession, and the belief, through constant exposure to my father’s practice, that architecture, like cinema or literature, was a medium for commentary and personal expression, that led me down this path.”
The practice focuses more on generic metaphors rather than specific analogs, relying on the intuitive reading of context, allegory and functional parameters to generate typological shifts. The practice has won many competitions and Awards since its establishment in 1976 and build notable projects across the country.