... designing thoughtful solutions for your spaces. Tilted by Design LLC is a small design studio located in the Los Angeles area.
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Founded by SCI Arc Graduates, our designs push conventional boundaries to find affordable and creative ways of enhancing the built environment.

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Through a process of research and experimentation with innovative design styles, our goal is always to delivery the highest-quality designs to our clients.

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TbD consists of a team of designers from international backgrounds with a passion for creating beautiful, inspiring, and functionally livable spaces.

— Latest Projects —

Works in progress and completed projects:

— Current Project —

Hillside Haven

Ground-Up Single Family Residence in the hills of Mt. Washington

[ in permitting ]

This hillside residential project takes full advantage of the panoramic nature views that this downslope lot over a valley provides. Nestled on the side of a hilltop in Mt. Washington, this mid-sized residence is designed to be a haven for its owners. With elegant double-height ceilings on the main floor and a rooftop garden deck, this home thoughtfully caters to every need of its occupants.

  • Client: Private
  • Location: Mt. Washington Neighborhood - Los Angeles, CA
  • Size: 2,200 sqft
  • Status: Permitting
  • Photographer: n/a

— Blog —

Welcome on our blog, nice to have you here! We tell about our studio, new projects and we share our inspiration and fascinations. All images unless otherwise indicated are not taken or owned by Standard Studio. They are used solely for the purpose of discussion, comment or visual aid.
A Lot possible for an ADU
A recent change in CA state laws has created a re-surgance of units commonly known as 'Granny Flats'. Learn about the qualifications for building your own, as well as the benefits of doing so!
What Software is best?
What's a Rhino? Who's on Revit? From conceptual form-building to detailing our design, we utilize a variety of softwares based on the need of each proejct. We explain more in this post about the cross-platform world of architectural and 3D design.           
The ubiquitous use for VR design
It's no surprise that Virtual Reality is starting to create an important role for itself in architecture and urban design. Because of VR technology, people can now experience their future buildings before construction has even begun. Why not even make a game out of it?
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— Our team —

We work with a large network of multidisciplinary creatives on projects of all scales. The partners and core team of TbD are:
Ana Derby
Kaveh Naeeni
Cayetana Lopez