"Belief in the significance of architecture is premised on the notion that we are, for better or for worse, different people in different places—and on the conviction that it is architecture's task to render vivid to us who we might ideally be." 

- Alain de Botton, The Architecture of Happiness

TALLER is a Los Angeles based full-service studio focusing on design, architecture, and real estate development. We believe in the transformative power of great design, and we strive continually to make our built environment better, one project at a time. Our integrated team combines lauded experience in design and architecture with a deep understanding of the real estate development and project management process. We bring this unique skill set to bear on our singular goal of creating extraordinary works for our clients and investors.


We provide a broad range of services tailored to help you leverage our expertise in your own building projects, no matter what size or in what stage of development they may be. We provide traditional architectural and design services and are available in a project management capacity for real estate investors. Contact us today to schedule a no-risk consultation with our expert team.



Luis Gil, AIA   Founding Principal

Luis Gil, AIA
Founding Principal

Luis is the founding principal of TALLER. He has held influential positions at a number of internationally renowned architecture firms, including RE X based in New York City and WE Architecture in Copenhagen, Denmark. He has helped design a number of internationally renowned, award-winning projects, and his work has been exhibited galleries across the west coast and presented at the Venice Biennale. Luis has also held project management positions at high-profile real estate development firms, including Related California, where he was involved in overseeing all aspects of the development of over 500 multifamily units with a combined budget of over $120mm.
Luis is a California licensed architect (C37075). He holds a Master of Design Studies degree from Harvard University with a focus on Real Estate Development, earned with distinction, and a Bachelor of Architecture degree, earned with honors, from Cal Poly Pomona.