AVRP Studios is widely known across the region for its decades of design excellence, creativity, and planning some of the most prominent, visionary, and vibrant projects in Southern California. Located at 703 16th St., San Diego, CA 92101, AVRP strives to find and develop an original idea that drives the creative process for each project.
Celebrating 45 years of creativity and accomplishment in 2021, the firm and its principals have earned nearly 150 design awards.
AVRP originated in 1976, when Doug Austin began a small design firm out of his home. Forty-five years later, the firm has designed billions of dollars’ worth of iconic projects both domestically and internationally.
Project types include urban infill, mixed-use, housing, education, corporate office, multigenerational space, health care and more. The firm is led by three principals: Douglas H. Austin, FAIA, LEED AP, MAIBC; Christopher T. Veum, AAIA, IIDA; and Randy Robbins, AIA.