"Experimental Branch of Architecture [Metropolitan] was founded in 2005 by Arash Mozafari, Babak Rashedi, Aqil Bahra, Ashkan Sedigh, Pedram Dibazar, Siavash Ghabraie and Siavash Afshar who have worked together professionally in a group from 1998 . Since then, many have joined or left the group. From 2001 onwards, Arash Mozafari has played the leading role as the CEO in the group.
EBA[M] considers itself an experimental branch of contemporary architecture which, based on experimentation in the field of architectural culture and knowledge, endeavors to play a role in the development of cities and living environment. EBA[M] regards experimentation and practice as an essential commitment in exploring different fields of architecture ad urbanism.
Today, the number of office members has increased up to 50 employees."