A Quote from 'The Alchemist'


The name 'Archemist' is an adaptation of
‘The Alchemist’ by Paulo Coelho

The Firm

Archemist Architects was started as a collaborative practice in 2014 by an architect couple Divya and Yogesh in Bangalore. The firm handles a large range of projects across categories of various scales. Residential, Commercial or Hospitality, the studio dabbles with anything where there is scope for interesting design and innovation. Nature being their biggest inspiration, their passion for the outdoors and travel strengthen and challenge their work skills. A highly charged, open minded and fun loving office environment is their key to keep the creative juices flowing.

Design philosophy
We believe architecture is an amalgamation of Art, Adventure, Travel, Music and Love

We work in a hands-on way working closely to customize solutions for our clients. We look at design holistically, blurring the boundaries between the disciplines art , architecture, interior design, landscape and furniture.


Divya B.T
Divya B.T
Co-Founder & Principal Architect

B.Arch ( MSRIT, Bangalore), M.Sc Advanced Sustainable Design (The University Of Edinburgh, UK)

Divya graduated from MS Ramaiah Institute of Technology with a Gold Medal in Architecture. She has been honoured with the Pidilite Industries Award for Excellence in Architectural Design Her passion towards environmentally responsible architecture lead her to further specialise in this field and she procured a Masters in 'Advanced Sustainable Design' from The University of Edinburgh, Scotland.  She has now established a partnership architectural practice along with her husband Yogesh VN and is striving towards making a difference with respect to environmentally sustainable buildings in the city. An Avid Traveller, she enjoys exploring different landscapes and culture. She runs marathons, loves to trek, Canoe and Surf. A certified scuba diver she has travelled to the world's best Reefs. She enjoys painting and watercolour and charcoal are her medium of art.

Yogesh V.N
Yogesh V.N
Co-Founder & Principal Architect

B.Arch (MSRIT, Bangalore), M.Sc Construction Project Management (Heriot Watt University, UK)

Yogesh V.N is a young and dynamic architect representing the new face of the construction industry. He completed his Bachelor of Architecture in MS Ramaiah Institute of Technology, Bangalore and hailed as the treasurer through his term. Hailing from a Family of builders, VN Constructions, his love for building and technology led him to pursue Masters in Construction Project Management from the Heriot Watt University in Edinburgh, Scotland.  He now has established the partnership Firm, Archemist Architects, along with his wife Divya and makes sure timely completion of projects at the same time monitoring quality and efficiency in the construction process.  A true adventurist in Nature, he trains for the IRON MAN triathlon of Swimming, Cycling and Running. He loves to Travel and enjoys different cuisines. Surfing, Canoeing, Trekking and Scuba Diving are his passions.