David Maštálka was born in Hradec Králové, Czech Republic in 1978.
From 1996 to 2000 he attended the Faculty of Architecture at Czech Technical University, Prague. From 2001 he studied at the Academy of Arts, Architecture and Design (AAAD) in Prague, where he graduated in 2008.
He co-founded the studio A1Architects with partners Lenka Kremenová and Jakub Filip Novák in 2005. It operates across a wide range of architectural, design and graphic projects. Their work is characterized by cross-domain communication and the quest for unique solutions that internetwork different artistic points of view.
They also co-founded the association VERSUS ARCHTEKT together in 2007.