Farouki Farouki is a full-service architecture and interior design
practice founded by the husband-and-wife team of Caroline
and Sabri Farouki. Between them, they have over 20 years of
experience working at New York City’s most renowned studios.
They have taught and lectured at top architecture and design
programs in New York, Savannah, and St. Louis. With their
practice, they aim to build a meaningful body of work that
enhances people’s lives and progresses the fields of architecture
and design. Farouki Farouki is currently based in New Orleans.
Lead with how people
beauty over trend.
Engage clients, collaborators and each other in open conversation.
Use authentic materials and
processes to design well-crafted
and engaging environments.
Partner with clients who are
interested in innovating within
their own disciplines.
Leverage our relationships from
years of working at renowned
practices with top consultants.
Prior to founding Farouki Farouki, Caroline worked on a wide range of hospitality and retail projects at the renowned New York City studios AvroKO and Pompei A.D. As a designer at AvroKO, she led the design and construction of the in-house owned and operated design-build project, Genuine Superette. She also worked on restaurants for a new hotel in Moscow for Morgans Hotel Group, a new hotel in Los Angeles for Highgate Hotels, a new Yardbird location in Las Vegas for 50 Eggs, the Shanghai Club in New York for Foundations Group, and a new fitness club in New York for Equinox Fitness. As a Senior Project Manager at Pompei A.D., Caroline led the store re-design of Mikyajy, Dubai's most profitable teen makeup line. She also worked with the brands BareMinerals, Kelly Cutrone, and The Art of Shaving on new concept stores in various locations across the country.
Caroline is a graduate of the Masters of Fine Arts in Interior Design program at the Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD) where she earned the graduate school's top honor of Excelsus Laureate, as well as the Interior Design department's Faculty Award. Prior to SCAD, she studied Architecture and Environmental Studies at Washington University in St. Louis. Caroline has been a guest lecturer for the SCAD Building Arts Lecture Series as well as industry mentor for the Interior Design department at SCAD. She has also been a guest lecturer at the New School's Parsons School of Design.
Caroline is a native of Lafayette, Louisiana and currently resides in New Orleans with her husband, Sabri, and their son, Remy.
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Prior to founding Farouki Farouki, Sabri worked on a wide range of cultural and mixed-use projects at several renowned New York City studios. As a Senior Architect at Bjarke Ingels Group, he co-project managed a mixed-use residential and retail development in Honolulu. As an architect at the interdisciplinary design studio Diller Scofidio + Renfro, Sabri worked on the new facilities for the Columbia Business School and the Berkeley Art Museum / Pacific Film Archive. Sabri also worked for SHoP Architects on a forty-story residential building in Queens and the renovation and repositioning of an 80,000 square foot art gallery building in Manhattan.
Sabri earned a Masters of Architecture from Columbia University and a Bachelors of Science in Architecture from Washington University in St. Louis. At Columbia University, he received the Alpha Rho Chi Bronze Medal. At Washington University in St. Louis, he received the Excellence in Craftsmanship Award and was a finalist for the Frederick Widmann Prize and the Faculty Award for best overall achievement. Sabri finds teaching to be a rewarding way to combine his academic and professional fervor. At Washington University in St. Louis, he taught part of the core architectural representation curriculum as an Adjunct Lecturer. At Columbia University, he taught classes in digital fabrication and architectural representation as an Adjunct Assistant Professor.
Sabri’s personal background notably includes living overseas in Cairo, Egypt for seven years. Sabri currently lives in New Orleans with his wife, Caroline, and their son, Remy.
If you would like to collaborate with us, then we would love to hear from you. Please reach out, so that we can send you our studio profile and begin the conversation.
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