Studio DS are an international design practice based in London specialising in the field of architecture, interior design and masterplanning. Our philosophy is rooted in combining sustainable traditional craft with innovation. Our core values are to create efficient, adaptive and effective communities through design by establishing stakeholder needs. Each solution is uniquely tailored to maximising the social economic and environmental potential of each individual site.
Founded in 2012 by Diba Salam following an extensive career within the UK, the Middle East and Asia, the practice provides high quality design and its successful delivery. Our project work cover a wide variety of types and scales, reflective of our team’s wide ranging experience in both commercial and social sectors. Our recent projects cover retail and hospitality along with housing at all scales.
The studio actively runs research and development programmes, from the theoretical to the technical, forming our tools. The research focuses on our core values, creating efficient, adaptive and effective communities through design.
Technical solutions are part of our concept design DNA, which has given our clients commercial confidence in pursuing their ambitions.