Agustin Sanders



The School of Interior Architecture and Design is pleased to announce that Agustin Sanders has accepted a Full-Time Faculty position with our department. Agustin grew up in a very artistic family.  His mother was an Interior Designer and first introduced him to fabrics, furniture and design. He started his career in Mexico City working as a set designer for one of Mexico’s most influential fashion photographers, at the age of 19.  After living in Mexico for almost the first 20 years of his life, he decided to relocate to San Francisco, California.  In 2009 Agustin had the opportunity to design the Urban Knights Art Cafe for the Academy of Art University. The main design for this space was based on a modern version of an art studio, utilizing the Academy colors and incorporating different material and textures all through out the space to create a very contemporary environment but comfortable and eye catching for students. Agustin received his BFA degree from the Academy of Art, School of Interior Architecture and Design. He is currently working as a designer for the Academy of Art.

Academy of Art Urban Knights Art Cafe

Cafe Rodin at the Academy of Art University men’s dorms