ARNOLD STUDIO is a full service architecture and design practice led by Simon Arnold in New York City.

Prior to founding his studio in 2015, Arnold was project director for 10 years at Leeser Architecture, leading teams in the development and construction of highly complex buildings. These include award winning buildings such as Museum of the Moving Image in New York, a 100,000sf tri-climatic biosphere in Abu Dhabi and many other cultural institutions, offices and residences. Arnold has also held design positions with industry leaders Skidmore, Owings & Merrill and Diller Scofidio + Renfro.

Arnold currently teaches graduate-level architecture at Parsons.


ARNOLD STUDIO is a PHIUS Certified Passive House Consultant. We strive to implement progressive technologies and sustainable materials to advance building envelope and systems design, thereby enabling our buildings to become more self-reliant and environmentally low-impact.