WHO WE ARE
AR Architecture is a London-based, award-winning creative studio of Architects and Interior designers, distinguished by its international expertise and local capability
WHAT WE DO
The practice gets involved in a broad range of residential, commercial and hospitality projects, thriving and succeeding in most complex inter-cultural settings
Working closely with our Clients, we meet their objectives and budgetary targets, whilst always seeking inspiring innovative solutions and exceeding expectations
From inception to completion, we provide full transparency on all aspects of the project, helping our Clients maintain control over the cost and the programme
Quickswood, Primrose Hill
Award-winning refurbishment of a 1970‘s terraced house in North-West London.
Fitz-James Avenue, West Kensington
Complete renovation and refurbishment of a period flat in West London
Hyatt Regency Hotel, Rostov-on-Don
5* congress hotel with serviced apartments and spa in South Russia.
The Watergarden, Limehouse
Merging two stacked apartments into a penthouse in London Docklands.
Terminal 1 Extension, Dublin Airport
New hub between the terminal and the two new piers in Dublin, Ireland.
- “ We have been working as Heritage Consultants with Alexander Rakita and other colleagues at AR Architecture for over a year on a major Grade 2* listed project in Eaton Square and have found the working relationship to be both responsive and pro-active. ” (more…)Jeremy BlakePurcell
- “ Alexander of AR Architecture ran our project in 2011-2012. It's been a very challenging project involving complete remodelling of a large Victorian mansion block apartment in London. Given the limitations both from the budget side as well as from the licensing authorities, AR Architecture performed exceptionally, well, coordinating numerous subcontractors and suppliers, providing unorthodox design ideas, communicating with the licensing supervision, etc. ” (more…)Artem ShevalevClient
- “ Alexander and his team are consummate professionals showing talent and creativity across several projects in which we've worked together. I can recommend them very highly for all aspects of architectural design. ”Cool Gardens Landscaping Ltd
- “ It was a great pleasure of working with Alexandr and his team on a residential development project. He is an exceptionally skilled architect with great knowledge and working experience. Services are up to a very high standard with attention to details. A true professional and a pleasure to work with. ”Natalia RusakHampstead Design Hub
- “ AR Architecture has recently completed the refurbishment and remodeling of two flats within a mansion block of 187 flats within West Kensington. The process includes the obtaining of license approval from the Landlord for whom I act as a surveyor. Mr. Rakita handled the entire process with professionalism and attention to detail and worked well with the contractors to minimise disturbance to other residents. ” (more…)Charles MossCharles Moss Associates
- “ We had only the best experiences with AR Architecture, all members of their team are extremely kind and helpful and obviously professionals! Excellent communications and excellent results. We would highly recommend AR Architecture to anyone seeking a professional architecture company. ”Victor Von Hessen SedivyNottingham Place Hotel
- “ We've been working with AR Architecture on a job designing and building a home-office at the back of our house, as well as renovating other parts of the house. They have been extremely professional, came up with excellent design ideas, and have a real attention to detail. They've also been great project managers, helping us through the process of planning permission, surveys, appointing contractors etc. High quality work and extremely professional. ”Nick MidgleyClient
- “ Fantastic service provided and design we were looking for. Alexander has been extremely knowledgeable in all aspects of our projects. Alexander has been able to follow the project from the start until completion. We have really appreciated all you have done for us, life changing! We would definitely use him again without hesitation. ”Xavier AbulkerClient
- “ We hired AR Architecture to redo completely our 4 bed flat in London. Alexander was great: he was quick to come back with a proposal, we worked together throughout the project and he really came up with ideas and solutions that made all the difference. I would work with AR Architecture again anytime and totally recommend it. ”Frederique PrevostClient
AR Architecture has signed the Brexit Design Manifesto – a grassroots project coordinated and produced by Dezeen and endorsed...
Alexander Rakita had an interview with Russian Gap and discussed the procedure of property refurbishment in the UK.
A couple of work-in-progress photos from our Eaton Square House project’s construction site.
AR Architecture was featured in luxury property magazine Abode2. Alexander Rakita shares his experience on working internationally with a...
AR Architecture has been shortlisted for The London Construction Awards 2015 in London Architectural Firm of the Year category....
AR Architecture featured this month in ‘My London Lifestyle’ magazine. The article reveals details of the practice’s project in...
In appreciation of another successful year, AR Architecture celebrates the holiday season with a good cheer and laughter. The...
The International Property Awards are open to residential and commercial property professionals from around the globe. Since 1995, they...
AR Architecture competed against a number of architects in the region to receive the United Kingdom Property Awards 2014-15...
Since starting up in 2012 AR Architecture has expanded the team and consequently grew out of space. We found...
AR Architecture won 5-star Best Architecture Single Residence for the House Refurbishment in Primrose Hill project in London at...
AR Architecture accepts European Property Award for the Hyatt Regency Rostov-Don Plaza Hotel development.