Hello, We're SGPA

We design retail, wellness, education, housing, and mixed-use environments that enhance everyday life.

As trusted advisors, we focus on helping each client discover what's most important to the project's success. That's because we know that smart strategy is the key to designs that transcend the original vision. Through creativity and effective management, we guide clients toward viable and sustainable solutions that produce value over time and delight users every day.

Our 35-person firm serves Southern California, the Bay Area, and the western United States through two offices in San Diego and downtown San Francisco. Our areas of architecture and planning expertise include shopping malls, urban infill projects, mixed-use town centers, multifamily housing, senior living, medical clinics, memory care residences, campus bookstores, K-12 school modernizations, parking garages, and civic parks.

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The Latest

  • September 5, 2014

    We’re hiring: 3 positions

    SGPA is looking to hire three talented, energetic professionals: Intermediate Architect (San Francisco): 5-10 years experience, bachelor’s degree in architecture, on track for licensure in the State of California. Junior Designer (San Francisco): 3-7 years experience, bachelor’s degree in architecture, … Continued

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  • July 2, 2014

    SGPA in the news

    We’d like to share two recent news articles about SGPA! On Sunday, UT San Diego published a great story about SDSU’s new South Campus Plaza. We’re working with Sundt and MVEI on the design-build team to create this mixed-use student … Continued

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  • June 12, 2014

    Introducing the new SGPA.com

    Friends and colleagues: For SGPA’s 45th birthday, we gave our brand a facelift—I’m proud to announce the launch of our new website! The fresh new design is a great tool for sharing our history, who we are today, and where … Continued

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