Architecture Firm of the Year 2018 AIA SWFL! Architecture Joyce Owens LLC is a Florida-based architectural, interiors and design firm.


2018 Firm of the Year! AIA Florida Southwest (FlaSW) Chapter

Studio AJO is a Florida-based architectural, interiors and design firm known for exceptional work and distinguished, modern designs and minimalist interiors. Committed to being an advocate for good design and serving the needs of their clients, Studio AJO has become a recognized architectural practice in the community. In Florida, Studio AJO focuses on commercial community projects and island homes, with an emphasis on designing spaces and places that are both environmentally sensitive and culturally appropriate for their place.

Founded by Joyce Owens, FAIA, in 2007, Studio AJO continues to earn awards and international acclaim. The firm currently has work in Florida, the UK, and in Italy. 

At Studio AJO, we take a Listen & Learn approach to each project. We engage with every client to understand their goals and find the best ways to work together to meet – and exceed – those needs.

Dedicated to cutting-edge, environmentally-sound solutions, we provide creative and functional building designs and masterplans that are sympathetic to their sites, responsive to climate and energy conservation, and most importantly, serve the needs and budget of the client.

Architecture|Design is a process which involves several technical steps such as:

Initial Discussions

Information Gathering

Project Documentation

Program Development

Schematic Design

Design Development

Construction Documents

Permit Acquisition

Bidding & Negotiations

Construction Administration

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Here's a selection of our clients:

in the United States

Bishop Verot High School

Edison & Ford Winter Estates

St. Cecilia Catholic Community

Sanibel-Captiva Trust Company

Madden Law Firm LLC

Watson McCrae Gallery

in Europe

Alexander McQueen

Boris Johnson

Canary Wharf

Geraldine Bedell

Hugo Arnold

Isabella Blow


Victoria & Albert Museum