About

Using architecture as our medium, StudioAnderson designs and creates extraordinary spaces that express the essence of our client’s dreams and aspirations. As a team of artists, we undertake each project with dedication, care, and attention to detail. By exploring and combining qualities of space and materials-like intricately cut steel, contrasting woods, and stylized glass-we consistently surprise and delight both our residential and commercial clients with harmonious, joyful spaces that celebrate the presence of form.


 Awards + Honors:
  • Home of the Year Judge – San Diego Home/Garden Magazine
  • Home of the Year – Pine Needles Residence – San Diego Home/Garden Magazine
  • Top Ten Restaurant Design Firms in San Diego – SanDiegoArchitect.org
  • Best of Home; Best Kitchen – Mission Hills Residence – San Diego Magazine
  • K+BB Design Awards, Merit Award – Arclinea San Diego Showroom
  • American Institute of Architects San Diego Citation Award – Fire Station Concept
  • American Institute of Architects San Diego Young Architect of the Year Award
  • American Institute of Architects AZ Chapter Design Excellence Award

Aaron Anderson is the principal of StudioAnderson–an award-winning firm that focuses on intricately designed residential and commercial projects. Aaron was named the Young Architect of the Year by the American Institute of Architects in San Diego and in 2018 his Pine Needles Residence was named Home of the Year by San Diego Home/Garden Magazine. His work has appeared twice in Dwell Magazine, and in numerous other articles including Architectural Record, Bloomberg, San Diego Home + Garden, San Diego Magazine, Slope and Swell Magazine, and several San Diego Union-Tribune articles. Aaron has taught architecture as an adjunct faculty member at Woodbury University and at the Newschool of Architecture and Design.

CREDITS:

Architectural Photography: Zack Benson

Pine Needles Residence: Aaron Anderson, Leigh Johnson, Evan Coles Structural Engineering, Mark Stangl Construction, Vincent Design Metal Design + Fabrication.

Mountain Song Residence: Aaron Anderson, Paul Woods Construction, Vincent Design Metal Design + Fabrication.

Cardiff by the Sea Residence: Aaron Anderson, Paul Woods Construction, Solid Forms Engineering.

Mission Hills Residence: Aaron Anderson, Karen Krasne, Mark Stangl Construction, Vincent Designs Metal Design + Fabrication.

Salt + Cleaver Restaurant: Aaron Anderson, Julie Rosales, Jose Castillo, Yousef Al-Rashed.

Highland Valley Retreat: Aaron Anderson, Israel + Lili Negrete, Solid Forms Engineering

Arclinea San Diego: Aaron Anderson, Lisa Wilson. Brent Haywood Photography

Tower Concept: Aaron Anderson, Ei Khin Khin, Alex Zora, Jose Castillo.