Krisjon Svanberg the Principal of Krisjon Svanberg Design in San Francisco provides modern architectural design services globally. We have extensive experience, practical knowledge, are team leaders, and motivators. The Principal Krisjon Svanberg has a construction background that began with his grandfather a carpenter and immigrant from Sweden and working with his father a general building contractor which gave him a hands-on experience, with a practical, realistic understanding of the construction process allowing him to excel in the design/construction industry. After a period of 10 years plus working with his father as a carpenter Krisjon then made the decision to pursue a career in architecture.
Krisjon Svanberg has worked for numerous architectural firms over the years having both project management and production roles including: initial concept design through design development, construction documentation and general management of work-flow and products. Past firms include GA Architects San Francisco working on multiple multi-family and commercial retail projects. Larger corporate firms include BAR Architects in San Francisco acting as a PM on a 65M luxury townhouse development in Northstar Tahoe and team member on a Hyatt Hotel remodel/expansion in Santa Rosa.
A considerable number of years Krisjon Svanberg was employed with Essalat Architects in San Mateo California. The Principal Mr. Farro Essalat AIA RIBA whom he considers a close mentor practiced in London and was also a professor and later Chairman of the School of Architecture and Vice Dean of the Faculty of Fine Arts at Tehran University. Essalat Architects designs mostly high-end single-family residential projects along with various other project types: Multi-family residential, commercial tenant improvement projects, restaurants, churches, wineries.