Who We Are: The West Studio is a small firm doing big, meaningful work. Our Vision: That all members of the community have just and...view Profile
Through many years of experience living and working with different cultural communities, Audrey West has learned the importance of viewing design through...view Profile
Ann Dinthongsai is a talented young designer who brings a new depth of cultural understanding to The West Studio. Her lifelong interest...view Profile
Linda Ashby is an innovative, self-motivated landscape architecture professional with additional valuable background in communications. She uses both analytical and creative skills...view Profile
Paul Sorey is a gifted artist with the rare ability to simultaneously consider substance and style, form and function, emotion and intellect....view Profile
Marin Bjork joins The West Studio as an expert consultant on Scandinavian culture and design. She has education and professional training in...view Profile
Justine and her team of solution specialists provide business consulting and bookkeeping services to The West Studio, and to clients throughout the...view Profile
Jennifer is a freelance writer and marketing consultant. She specializes in creating strategic, engaging content for authentic brands and businesses. Her professional...view Profile
On the Science of Nature: “The idea that physical space might contribute to healing does, it turns out, have a scientific basis. The first study to tackle this question, published in Science magazine in 1984, showed thatProfessor Roger Ulrich, Department of Architecture and Centre for Healthcare Architecture Chalmers University of Technology in Sweden
The West Studio believes that excellence comes with focus. In the words of Aristotle: “We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.” Our focus helps you achieve the greatest possible outcomes for your project long into the future. Our team listens, responds with sensitivity, and delivers powerful results through expert design, consulting services, and assessment tools.
At The West Studio, we base site planning and design decisions on reliable evidence. We work with you to define your specific design goals and objectives. We are ever mindful of client goals and objectives and ensure the best possible user and operational outcomes - that is what evidence-based design is all about.
The West Studio is different and we like it that way. Our flexibility and emphasis on skill sharing, community participation, and systems analysis allows us to approach a diverse range of projects with confidence and commitment.