Carpe Diem Philosophy Building upon my roots in modernist architecture and landscape, I emphasize the melding of interior and exterior spaces. Residential and small commercial architecture and landscape projects are within my wheelhouse. Work Experience Owner and Principal Mary Barensfeld, AIA, LEED AP, has worked on residential architecture projects in the Bay Area since 2006, starting her own firm in 2013. She has had the good fortune to work for the well-respected Bay Area architecture and engineering firms of Craig Steely Architecture, Andrew Mann Architecture, and EndresWare Architects and Engineers. A licensed architect in California and Pennsylvania, Mary was awarded the following awards at the University of Pennsylvania: Arthur Spayd Brooke Memorial Gold Medal in Architecture, the American Society of Landscape Architects First Place Prize to graduates, the Eleanore T. Widenmeyer Prize in Landscape and Urbanism, the Will Morris Melhorn Fellowship Award in Architectural Theory, and the T-Square Club Fellowship Architectural Design Award. The following are links to projects that Mary has worked on while employed at the above- mentioned firms: Craig Steely: Striking Slatted Wood and Glass Home in San Francisco Dwell – September 2013 Craig Steely Architecture: Lavaflow 7 Mayer/Penland House Dezeen – March 2013 Craig Steely: :Lavaflow 5 ArchDaily – April 2014 Andrew Mann Architecture: House for An Artist EndresWare Engineers: Prism Gallery ArchDaily – Nov 2010 Education University of Pennsylvania Master of Architecture & Master of Landscape Architecture Dartmouth College Bachelor of Arts Phillips Academy John Dixon Hunt Book - The Making of Place JAN 2016 Link / PDF From Concrete Jungle to Zen Escape Book - Evergreen: Living with Plants by Gestalten Oct 2016 Link / PDF Hillside Haven DWELL APRIL 2014 Link / PDF A Vertical Challenge GARDENS ILLUSTRATED / UK March 2016 Link / PDF Angular Beauty Sunday Life / The Sun Herald / Australia NOV 2014 Link / PDF Best of Design Awards 2015 Architect's Newspaper December 2015 Link / PDF Hilgard Garden Book - teNeues LIVING ROOFS April 2016 Link / PDF Compliments from William Krisel, AIA Dwell July 2014 Link / PDF Un Paseo Angular C + T AUG 2015 Link / PDF How to Employ a Designer GARDENS ILLUSTRATED / UK July 2014 Link / PDF Origami Végetal EXTÉRIEURS DESIGN / PARIS MAY / JUNE 2015 Link / PDF Life Style CHINA PENJING & SCHOLAR'S ROCKS OCT 2014 Link / PDF Mary Barensfeld's Garden Living Room Knoll July 2014 Link / PDF Una sala de estar al aire libre Plataforma Arquitectura May 2014 Link / PDF MBA Ramps Garden Terrace Design Boom April 2014 Link / PDF Contact firstname.lastname@example.org 724-355-0778 73A Cumberland Street San Francisco, CA 94110 Copyright 2016 Mary Barensfeld All rights reserved.