Eskenasy Ferguson Architecture is a firm specializing in classical, traditional, transitional, and contemporary homes. Our mission is to build solid client relationships while adding value to their projects through inspiring design. We achieve this through our understanding of the common principles and precedents of many architectural styles.
Our practice is creative, talented, and comprehensive. We listen to our clients’ needs and with expertise apply skills ranging from quick hand sketches and artistic renderings to the most advanced 3D modeling technology. Our main focus is creating artful structures enriched with harmony, beauty and elegance.
For Michael, interest in Architecture began in high school while working for an architect that was an apprentice to Frank Lloyd Wright. He received a liberal arts education & B.A. in business from Olivet College, MI, 1977 also a 5 year professional B.A. in architecture from the University of Arizona, 1983.
Michael has been working in architecture in Dallas, TX since 1983, with 20 years commercial & 12 years residential.
He has worked for Dahl Braden Architects, RTKL Architects and was an Associate with JPJ Architects. His primary experience is construction documents, project management, specifications and construction management.
Licensed Architect State of Texas, Registration #13956
Giuseppe Lazzara serves as BIM and CAD Manager for EFA. He received his architecture degree from the University of Florence with a dissertation on historic restoration. He worked as an architect in Florence, Italy until moving to Dallas in 1997 and becoming a U.S. citizen. He has worked for several architecture firms in the metroplex, contributing his expertise to a wide variety of commercial and residential projects.
Giuseppe maintains his architecture license in Italy as well.
Russ was born and raised in Dallas and has maintained a lifelong interest in the architecture of the city. He studied history and political economy at Lewis & Clark College in Portland, Oregon, including a background in architecture history and urban planning. Before joining Eskenasy Ferguson, he worked in real estate development and management, and for a time priced rare books and other media. He believes Dallas is becoming a world class city, with inspiring residential neighborhoods, and firms like Eskenasy Ferguson are a part of making that happen.