Peter Coombs – Bio
Peter Coombs is a registered architect with over 35 years of experience. As a principal of Siris/Coombs Architects since 1977, Peter brings an unparalleled attentiveness to the details of construction emphasizing the expression of methods and materials of design. With his partner, Jane Siris, Peter brings his wealth of knowledge to the design of every project from its inception.
Peter has extensive experience and specialization in the restoration and modern integration of historical buildings. He has worked hand in hand with the NYC Landmarks Preservation Commission and other NYC government agencies on numerous projects including the Clarendon Penthouse, 64th Street Townhouse, and the Draghi Penthouse.
Peter is also the principal in charge of institutional and commercial projects such as the SUNY Aerospace Building, The Greene Street Cafe, and Coach Leatherware. Currently, Peter focuses on the design of sustainable systems such as geothermal heat, solar power, and grey water recovery.
Peter has taught architecture as an Adjunct Professor at the New York Institute of Technology of Westbury.