Fareh E. Garba, RA
Fareh is a registered architect in the State of New York, originally from Jos, Plateau state in Nigeria. She now works and lives in the New York’s Hudson Valley. She has previously worked with KlingStubbins in Philadelphia, Davis Brody Bond in New York City and held an academic position as an Assistant Professor of Architecture at the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, School of Architecture in Troy, NY.
She completed secondary education in Nigeria and had lived there for some years, returning to New York to study architecture and completing undergraduate education at the State University of New York at Buffalo. Subsequently attending the University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Fine Arts, PennDesign, earning a Master of Architecture Degree, she was honored with several awards including the first place prize in the John Stewardson Memorial Competition, a Lewis E. Dales Traveling Fellowship and the M.Arch, Paul Philippe Cret Prize for an exceptional thesis project titled ‘Entropic Migrant Conditions’.
Austin J. Seid, RA
Austin Seid is a registered architect in the State of New York and New Jersey, a LEED Accredited Professional with a specialty in Building Design and Construction (LEED AP BD+C), NCARB certified and a member of the American Institute of Architects.
A native New Yorker, born and raised in Brooklyn, NY, he completed his undergraduate education at the State University of New York at Buffalo and graduate studies at the University of Pennsylvania. Austin is the recipient of numerous academic awards and has participated in the design of commercial and transportation architecture works with a passion for dwellings and intimate spaces.