S. ALEKSANDR MALINICH
Co-Founder | Design Principal
“ R|5 is an acronym which defines our collaborative process and the core philosophy, through which we realize our designs”.
-S. Aleksandr Malinich
R|5 is a multi-disciplinary design studio based in St Louis, Missouri, operating in the fields of commercial, residential design and research. Our company touches a variety of physical environments, including site master planning, hospitality, restaurant, dwelling, workplace, luxury and specialty retail, as well as shopping centers, mixed-use properties, and exhibit design. We are a team of like-minded individuals within a studio culture that strives to better our clients’ lives and brands through meaningful design, creating societal value beyond brief and client.
We accept assignments encompassing a wide range of scales. R|5 excels by integrating the designed environment into the social and economic fabric of the city. We implement a threefold strategy - 1: that is exploratory and intuitive, 2: providing thorough research, analysis and professional accountability and 3: the partnering of exceptionally gifted individuals and artisans, bringing their various talents and abilities to our projects.