Andrew Alper, Architect, AIA

Los Angeles

A native of Los Angeles, Andrew has been practicing architecture since his graduation from Southern California Institute of Architecture. Andrew began his architectural career with Frank Gehry and Associates in 1987. His projects included: The Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles, The University of Toledo Art Building at the Toledo Museum of Art in Toledo, Ohio, The Vitra Headquarters Office Building in Basel, Switzerland, and the Entertainment/Retail Center for EuroDisneyland in Paris, France.

Andrew joined DesignARC Los Angeles in 1999, bringing with him a high level of expertise in design, project management and business development. Andrew has acted as either Project Architect or Project Manager on numerous award winning and critically acclaimed single-family projects including: The Davis Residence, Sacharski-Chough Residence, Casey Residence, Emerson Residence, Fuller Residence, Apple Oaks Ranch and the Chough Residence. Most recently, his focus has been Project Management on multi-family projects including the Paseos @ Montclair, the Stella Apartments, and The Morrison.

When not working, Andrew will most likely be found with his family, hiking somewhere in the local mountains, or in the ocean at a nearby beach.

Selected Project Experience: Multi-Family

Stella, 244-unit Mixed-Use Project, Marina Del Rey, CA

Paseos at Montclair, 384-unit Multi-family Development, Montclair, CA

The Morrison, 53-unit Multi-family development, Palm Springs, CA

156 @ Tahquitz, 156-unit Multi-family development, Palm Springs, CA

43 @ Racquet Club, 43-unit Multi-family development, Palm Springs, CA

The Biltmore Colony, 19-unit single-family subdivision, Palm Springs, CA

Stanview, 5-unit condominium, West Hollywood, CA

Selected Project Experience: Single Family

Chough Residence, Los Angeles

Davis Residence, Santa Barbara

Sacharski-Chough Residence, Ventura, CA

Harmony Ranch, San Luis Obsipo County, CA

Spohn Residence, Los Angeles, CA



Southern California Institute of Architecture,
Bachelor of Architecture, 1987

Professional Affiliates

Architect, California License Number C25997