has practiced architecture for 16 years.
residential projects have included the full range of luxury homes in New York City - from brownstones to pre-war apartments to post-war lofts - as well as primary houses and weekend retreats in the surrounding areas - from the Hamptons to Nantucket and beyond.
In executing these projects, Mrs. Ascher often serves as both architect and interior designer, bringing exquisite taste and extraordinary attention to detail to all aspects of project design and management.
By managing a project from the initial design through construction administration to the final decoration of the interior, Mrs. Ascher
can produce a residence that is thoughtfully executed and meticulously managed.
As an architect, Mrs. Ascher works closely with the contractor to ensure smooth and efficient management of the project.
organizational skills - including a close focus on timelines and the coordination of various trades - allow her
to minimize change orders and other unpleasant surprises.
In interior design, Mrs. Ascher's
services include overall concept designs, furniture sourcing and placement, the design of custom furniture millwork, and the selection of paints, floor coverings, and other decorative items.
With an extensive background in architectural detailing, she
is able to fully relate the scale of the room to the pieces placed within it.
brings a cohesive design to the architecture and the interiors of the home.
Prior to co-founding Ascher Davis
Architects with Mr. Davis, Mrs. Ascher
worked at some of New York's most respected architecture firms.
Mrs. Ascher received her Bachelor of Arts degree from Dartmouth College cum laude in 1991, and her Masters of Architecture degree from the University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Fine Arts, as salutatorian, in 1995.
Mrs. Ascher is a licensed Architect in the States of New York and New Jersey.