Anderson Anderson Architecture

Peter Anderson

Peter C. O. Anderson, FAIA

Principal, Anderson Anderson Architecture, San Francisco

Associate Professor, California College of the Arts, San Francisco


M.Arch. Harvard University, Graduate School of Design, 1988

Concurrent study, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Center for Advanced Visual Studies, 1986-1988

B.A. French Language/Literature, Pacific Lutheran University, 1983

Professional Registrations and licenses

Fellow, American Institute of Architects

Registered Architect in California, Washington, Hawaii

General Contractor, California

Peter Anderson has an undergraduate education in foreign languages and international studies, and received his graduate education in architecture and advanced visual studies from Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He has worked in the construction industry in the United States, France, Italy and Japan, and has a particular interest in international commerce and cultural exchange related to architecture, construction technology, and new communication media. He is founder and President of Bay Pacific Construction, and a Principal of Anderson Anderson Architecture, where he has led design and construction projects in many areas of the United States and in Asia. He has frequently been invited to speak at universities and at international architecture and building construction conferences in the United States, Asia and Europe, and has been extensively involved in developing and presenting advanced construction technology seminars for design and construction professionals in Japan and Singapore.

His work has received numerous competition prizes and design honors, and has been widely published and exhibited in The United States, Asia and Europe. He is a member of the architecture faculty at California College of the Arts, in San Francisco, where he teaches advanced design studios and seminars on construction technology and design project management incorporating new media technologies and Building Information Modeling (BIM). He has been a guest faculty member and lecturer at numerous universities, including The University of California, Berkeley; The University of Hawaii; Chinese University, Hong Kong; Tongji University, Shanghai; National University of Singapore; Tamkang University, Taipei; and the Southern California Institute of Architecture (SciArc), Los Angeles; and The International Laboratory for Architecture and Urban Design (ILAUD), Venice, Italy. He is a Fellow of the American Institute of Architecture.