BENZIR MISBAH AMANN
BSc (Hons) MArch PGDip ARB RIBA
ARCHITECT | COMPANY DIRECTOR
Benzir is an architect, designer and sculptor. She graduated from the Welsh School of Architecture, and holds a Masters in exploring the cross cultural links between Art and Architecture. She is a chartered member of the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA), an active member of the Suffolk RIBA and its Design Awards Panel, and she enjoys creating collaborative links between academia and practice. She is passionate about education, the environment and empowering others to design a better world for the future.
Prior to joining STORIK as company director, she has worked for a number of award winning architectural practices in England and Wales before setting up practice with her partner. As Project Architect she has worked with both private and commercial clients and her experience extends from defining initial design briefs, concept and design development, submission of formal applications to the LPA, through to project management and delivery.
Since joining STORIK in 2018, she has been instrumental in setting up the design studio. She is undertaking innovative architectural, sculptural and furniture design projects within the studio. She approaches all projects with careful consideration towards feasibility, design, construction and management, with the aim to realise complex briefs on time and budget.
Benzir has a keen interest in creative writing, film, installations and sculpture. She is also currently learning the art of motorcycle maintenance and is continuing her passion for education through her mentoring and teaching involvement at the University of Suffolk.