• J. Reid A. Freeman


    Reid Freeman AIA is the founder and principal of REID architecture PLLC ( an award winning full service architecture firm based in Brooklyn, NY. He has over 25 years of experience in the field of architecture. His firm REID architecture PLLC is focused on a range of cultural, institutional, and commercial projects throughout the U.S. and Europe. With an emphasis on light, materials, and context, REID creates unique solutions for new and existing structures that enhance human perception of the built environment and site. His practice places high value on his close collaborations with both clients and consultants. Reid’s work is heavily informed by his extensive teaching experience in design, building technology, and detailing and background in studio arts and photography.

    Reid's past work experience includes six years as the principal architect and founder of Architecrure Operations D.P.C., eight years at James Caprenter Design Associates a senior associate,  eight years at Architecture Research Office as a senior associate,  and time at  Eisenman Architects as a designer. Reid has taught classes in design and construction at Harvard University, the New School / Parsons, Pratt Istitiute, Princeton University, the Royal Danish Design School, and at Tulane University. As an architectural photographer his work has appeared in Details, AA Files, Daidalos, Architectural Record, Architecture, and A+U.

    Degrees Held:

    B.A from Colgate University (1988), MARCH 1 from Harvard Universirty's Graduate School of Design (1994)

    Professional Affiliations:

    American Institute for Architects, NCARB Commitee Member - Strategic Focus Group ,Society of College and University Planners (SCUP), Associateion of Collegiate Schools of Architecture (ACSA), Architectural League NY, Dark Skies Internatiuonal, Menokin Foundation - Trustee and Chair of B&G Commitee, USGBC


    Awards And Honors:

    Merit Award for Architecture 2018 AIA Virginia - Menokin Ghost Structure, Architizer A+Awards 2018 Special Mention - Menokin Ghoist Structure, ASLA Honor Award 2018 for Duke Univesity West Campus, Honor Award 2018 SCUP Excellence in Landscape Architecrture - Duke Universitry West Campus Precinct, Award Citation for Aechitecture 2017 AIA New York State - Duke Bridge Pavilion, Honor Award for Architecture 2016 AIA North Carolina  - Duke Bridge Pavilion