Saba Salekfard

Saba Salekfard

Los Angeles, CA, US



Saba (/ˈsɑːbə/)


Saba's School Blog on Archinect:

Idea and Image : It's One in the Same

Someone once asked me, "Don't you want to see it built? Don't you want to be an architect?" For me, architecture always held a greater story. I was more interested in it's narrative and representation, and its ability to reach a broader culture. Heres to exploring its possibilities.

~Cheers, Saba

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Saba's Featured Articles on Archinect

Cross-Talk #4: Saba Salekfard on 'Academic Aesthetics', Thu, Feb 8 '18

Cross-Talk is a recurring series on Archinect that endeavors to bring architectural polemics and debate up-to-date and up-to-speed with the pace of cultural production today. Each installation will feature an introduction premise along with four responses by four practitioners to a single ...

Cross-Talk #4: Saba Salekfard on 'Academic Aesthetics'


5+design, Hollywood, CA, US, Designer

Jul 2016 - current

Roto Architects, Los Angeles, CA, US, Intern

Jun 2014 - Sep 2015

Machine Inspired Art (MIA) Gallery, Los Angeles, Designer

Two summers as a design intern for Machine Inspired Art Gallery in Downtown Los Angeles

Jun 2013 - Sep 2014


Jan 2011 - Jun 2016


Alpha Rho Chi Medal, Award

Leadership, service, and merit


Outstanding Thesis Award, Award


Areas of Specialization