Azark will be a New York City-based architectural firm, first and foremost. We verify compliance and create transparency by simplifying New York City’s complex code requirements and regulations.
Our transdisciplinary approach towards New York City’s hospitality industry allows us to identify critical components at the inception of a project–from restaurants to retail spaces to hotels, we assess existing conditions and develop informed strategies that allow operators to make smart and cost-effective decisions.
Founder: Allen Azarkian RA
Allen Azarkian, AIA, is an architect based in New York City. Prior to founding AZARK, working with various organizations and agencies specializing in the retail and hospitality industries with a range of clients including: The Pierre Hotel, Morton Williams, Jimmy Choo, L Brands, McCarren Hotel, Buddha Bar, Skechers and Gotham Hall. Services provided include:
• buildings structural integrity and mechanical, electrical, and plumbing systems design and evaluation.
• New building design (upto 7 story structure only in NYC).
• NY zoning and building code interpretation
He received his BBA in Finance and minor in Economics from Hofstra University in New York and his Masters in Architecture from NewSchool of Architecture and Design in San Diego.