Dariush Borbor was born in Tehran, Iran. At the age of 12 he went to the United Kingdom for his secondary education, after which he obtained a Bachelor of Architecture and a Master of Civic Design both from the University of Liverpool. He then went to specialize on Architecture in Hot Dry Regions at the University of Geneva. Having practiced several years in Geneva, he returned to Iran where he set up a large multidisciplinary office which included Architecture, Urban and Regional Planning, Landscape Design, Structural Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Interior Design with a highly qualified multi-national staff of about 300 and several branch offices in different parts of the country.
Dariush Borbor who has been active in four continents, is a multi faceted scholar and practitioner who designs, paints and writes on architecture, urban planning, history, linguistics and Iranian subjects generally.
- Mashad Commercial Center - 1976