we create exceptional homes for discerning clients. Our work is not only custom and bespoke, but thoroughly detailed, curated, considered, and contextual. we understand what makes a home last.

DI BIASE FILKOFF ARCHITECTS (DBFA) specializes in naturally elegant country homes inspired by place. We understand how to create a comfortable home, connected to the land and views with an abundance of natural light and natural materials. Based in Pound Ridge, NY, partners Armand Di Biase and Cynthia Filkoff established the firm in 1992. Leading a staff of more than 10, we are known for a mastery of principles and techniques through every project phase. We proficiently collaborate as a team with landscape architects, interior designers, artisans, and engineers to simplify and coordinate details. Our thoughtful design process is tailored to the unique needs of each project, with design authenticity, refined details, and accountability for budget and schedule. DBFA’s design aesthetic honors the rustic and refined style of luxurious country living. We strive to uniquely integrate each home with the outdoors to inspire an active, healthy lifestyle, and a love of nature.