With over 16 years of industry experience, I am very proud and passionate about what I do as well as about all facets of Architecture.


My ethos is to always put our projects and the needs of my client first and collaboratively design around their requirements.

I have a strong belief in family-centric design with adaptable space that can evolve and change in it’s use and functionality as the needs of the user change over time.

The design process is iterative and hence I am a key believer in holding the hand of the client every step of the way; we work as a team through each iteration of a design ensuring the outcome meets the end user’s needs whilst always having been part of the design evolution of their home. 

As a mother who is an architect, I intend to keep my firm intimate and focussed as I truly believe there is a need for this very personalised service.

I like to work one-on-one with my clients, but have an extensive network of professionals with whom I collaborate including Landscape Architects, Planners etc. 


Jodi graduated from the University of New South Wales with a Bachelor of Architectural Studies and a Master of Architecture.

She was awarded the National Australian Women in Construction Scholarship and undertook part of her studies under a leading design architect in Italy.

Jodi has a diverse range of experience working in the USA and Sydney for renowned design firms.

Her background includes extensive experience in construction project management, high end residential dwellings and high end retail and hospitality design.

Prior to going out on her own as a residential Architect, Jodi worked with Hancock Architects for 5 years under the leadership and direction of renowned Sydney Architect Tanya Hancock.

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Tova Lubinsky graduated with a Masters in Architecture from the University of Johannesburg in 2017. She currently teaches design at UTS (University of Technology, Sydney) where she is passionate about academia as a space for conceptual and political imagination through architecture. 

She has worked in architecture and interiors in Johannesburg, New York and Sydney. With a focus on interiors, she is obsessed with materials, furniture and details as integral parts of making functional and joyful spaces. 

Studio York is delighted to be working with Tova in creating warm and loving projects.