Architectural Vision Group, Ltd. (AVG) is a full service, medium sized, architectural firm founded in 1998. Our architectural team has built a reputation for quality design, technical expertise, budget / schedule adherence and above all, being an advocate to the Owner. Since our inception the firm has steadily grown to be a leader in K-12 educational design, as well as in facility assessments and master planning. The firm is headquartered in the Cleveland area and has a notable portfolio of nationally recognized school projects in Ohio and West Virginia for design excellence.
The AVG team is experienced, energetic and prepared to take on new challenges. We strive to build strong and continued bonds with our clients. We are careful listeners and the facilities we design correspond directly to the unique needs and philosophies of our clientele.
We understand that each client is unique and brings a new set of challenges to the table. Our goal with every project is to devise solutions that correspond and reflect directly the character and unique traits of each individual client. Our team holds itself to high standards to produce the best possible solutions to any given design problem.
We believe that good architecture is created in a symbiotic relationship with the owner. We need this active, informed participation so that we can create a project that is uniquely yours. We understand that there are budgetary constraints often. We use this aspect to our advantage as a driving force to think more creatively in arriving at a solution that is both functional, aesthetically pleasing and on budget. We believe in good design as a determinant factor in the lives of people.
Mr. Abbas is the founder and President of Architectural Vision Group. With nearly three decades of experience focused on educational architecture, Syed is a recognized leader in the continuously evolving facets of K-12 facilities. His career includes a multitude of accomplishments, including serving on the Facility Advisory Committee for the Ohio Department of Education to develop policy issues and legislative agenda for forthcoming school building assistance program. His focus has always been on the quality and personal attention delivered to clients and is personally involved with each project throughout its duration.
Principal Designer / Vice President
Mr. Smiltars has a career span of over 40 years in architecture and planning practice with a heavy concentration in K-12 and Upper Education projects. His career commitment has always been for a high standard of design. Andrejs has been a Principal of AVG since its inception in 1998. **Andrejs directs the programming, and overall design of the buildings. He is also heavily involved in the interior and landscaping design of our projects. He consults with the clients to establish the design criteria used to develop design options that are functional, desirable and economical, without sacrificing quality or good design.
Principal Designer / Vice President
With a depth of expertise in all phases of architectural practice, our company prides itself on design excellence and meeting budget and schedule goals. Architectural Vision Group, Ltd. is headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio.
It is our policy at Architectural Vision Group, Ltd. that the principals of the company are involved from start to finish on all projects. AVG is a mid-sized firm which allows hands on participation by senior staff on every project AVG engages in. With a wealth of experience, they set the standard for leadership on our team.
We believe that all projects deserve the same amount of attention no matter what the size or scope may be. Careful attention is paid to all of the details and requirements of the project as the principals involved make sure that these details are carried through to the very end. We are careful listeners and pay close attention to the needs and desires that each individual client brings. Every patron of AVG is important and deserves our full personalized service.