Shailendra Arbole

Architecture is an Art of articulating spatial volumes.

enso Architects is a young, dynamic and a forward thinking firm, specializing in architecture & interior design. Founded in 2008 by Ar. Shailendra Arbole, the firm believes in being responsible towards ecology and practices sustainable methods in architecture.

After graduating from Siddaganga Institute of Technology, Tumkur, Bangalore University in 2000, Ar. Shailendra joined Chandavarkar and Thacker Architects Pvt, Ltd., (CnT), Bangalore in February 2001 and worked there on different types and sizes of projects till 2004. Later he moved out of CnT and became a part of Mindspace Architects, Bangalore and worked there as senior Architect till june 2008.

With over 8 years of experience in the well-known and design oriented firms, Ar. Shailendra decided to set up his own firm enso (a Japanese word which signifies a circle) Architects with a concept that is strongly associated with 'ZEN' and symbolizes Enlightenment, Strength, Elegance, and moves on further to capture the essence of the Universe, and the Void.

As explained by Ar. Shailendra, 'enso represents a moment when the mind is free to let the body and spirit create'. For him, "Architecture is an art of articulating spatial volumes." Spaces that give the occupants a joy of being in that space at that time.

He firmly believes in sustainable architecture and design. For this, he keeps educating his clients about the green concepts and the importance of preserving the resources. In all his projects, he works with and around nature, by bringing natural light, greenery and breeze into the building. He strives to make each of his projects unique and different by responding to the existing context.

Ar. Shailendra and his firm have been duly recognized for their work and also have number of awards and recognitions to their credit. The firm is looking forward to earn more recognition through its innovative concepts and ideas.