Archinect
Jerome Haferd

Jerome Haferd

New York, NY, US

 

About 

Jerome Haferd is an architect practicing out of Harlem, New York. He is co-founder of BRANDT : HAFERD design practice and currently an adjunct faculty at Columbia GSAPP, NJIT, and Pratt Institute. His current interests include how architecture establishes a dialogue with contemporary phenomena, non-hegemonic users, and spaces. Jerome has previously worked in the offices of OMA/Rem Koolhaas and Bernard Tschumi Architects.

BRANDT : HAFERD (Jerome W Haferd & K Brandt Knapp) is a Harlem-based collaboration whose projects include writings, drawings, academic, and built work. Performance and Play, Abstract vs. Built Form, Nature and Territory are some of the interests they have worked on in their collaboration. Trained architectural professionals; the two have been exploring their interest in public space through experimental public projects since 2012. Haferd and Knapp were winners of the first annual 2012 Folly competition held by The Architectural League of New York and Socrates Sculpture Park. Their recent work includes 'caesura', a community public art and architecture installation in Harlem's Marcus Garvey Park in collaboration with artists Jessica Feldman and the NYC Parks Department.

Employment 

B R A N D T : H A F E R D, Harlem, NY, US, co-founder, collaborator

BRANDT : HAFERD is a Harlem-based collaboration whose projects include writings, drawings, academic, and built work. Performance and Play, Abstract vs. Built Form, Nature and Territory are some of the interests they have worked on in their collaboration. Trained architectural professionals; the two have been exploring their interest in public space through experimental public projects since 2012. Haferd and Knapp were winners of the first annual 2012 Folly competition held by The Architectural League of New York and Socrates Sculpture Park. Their recent work includes 'caesura', a community public art and architecture installation in Harlem's Marcus Garvey Park in collaboration with artists Jessica Feldman and the NYC Parks Department.

Jan 2012 - current
 

Bernard Tschumi Architects, New York, NY, US, Project Designer

Jul 2010 - Sep 2017
 

OMA, Beijing, CN, Trainee

Jun 2009 - Aug 2009
 

Zephyr Architects, Beijing, CN, Architectural Designer

Jun 2008 - Jul 2008
 

NBBJ, Columbus, OH, US, Intern Architect

Jun 2007 - Aug 2007
 

Education 

Yale University, New Haven, CT, US, MArch, Architecture

Aug 2007 - May 2010
 

The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, US, Bachelors, Architecture

Sep 2003 - Jun 2007