Is an architect and associate Professor at Faculty of Fine Arts, department of Architecture of the Faculty of Fine Arts, Alexandria University.
Farid has led the creation of a multi-disciplinary design network between many local and international disciplines, along with local factories, with the aim of developing the industry in Egypt through research. Farid has masterminded and orchestrated a number of multi-disciplinary workshops to explore new grounds for the architectural practice through tools and her research interests lies in Design education. She is investigating various digital and physical computational tools exploring the potentials of digital design and production techniques to correlate education, profession and design industry.
Farid received her PhD in architecture from the Faculty of Fine Arts at Alexandria University, around Mass Customization and the Future of Housing. She has contributed in many international and local conferences and forums including: The Bellum Bridge, The Future City and the Architectural & Urban Forum (AUFO) and Urban minorities at the Bauhaus University.