design studio

The Art of Sustainable Living

Design with art & sustainability to create purposeful spaces that make life easier. 

Oh hey, I’m Ariel

Founder and CEO of Ariel Arts, Ariel Magidson brings a unique eye to the world of Interior Design. A Bay Area native who has studied behavioral sciences and its unique correlation to design. She has a BFA in Interior Architecture and Design from Academy of Art University. 

Design Services

Full Service Interior Design

Space Therapy

✵ Not quite sure where to start? This is a wonderful way!

✵ We can book a meeting or even a few to grow your vision together!

✵ Deliverables can include mood boards, product links, & written advice.

Home Refresh

✵ Simple Floor Plan

✵ Custom selection of some furniture & decor

✵ Deliverables include PDF design presentation of product visuals & details and specifications sheets

✵  1 Revision

Room Makeover

✵ Everything from top to bottom in one room designed for your lifestyle!

✵ Custom selection of everything you need in one room (i.e. paint, furniture, & decor)!

✵ Deliverables include a detailed floor plan, PDF design presentation & renderings, specifications & designer discounted pieces.

✵ 3 Revisions

Full on Reno

✵ Exclusive selection of products & custom designs

✵ Contractor coordination, purchasing, & tracking

✵ Deliverables include detailed floor plans, PDF design presentation & renderings, specifications & designer discounted pieces.

✵ 4 Revisions

Completely Custom

✵ New constructions

✵ Mix & match services

✵ Renderings

✵ Code compliance checking

✵ Construction documents

✵ Contractor coordination

✵ LEED / WELL Approach

✵ 4 Revisions


Ariel fine arts


Free Form

Apples to Oranges

Broken Hearted

Potted Roots


Free Form

Broken Hearted

Potted Roots

What they are saying

“Ariel was an absolute pleasure to work with. She listened to me, always gave me her full attention and provided great options. She was sensitive to cost concerns and functionality. I would definitely work with her again.”

Master Bathroom Remodel

Beth S., Mill Valley

“Ariel is an absolute pleasure to work with, I have partnered with her on several projects and she exceeds all expectations. She has a deep understanding of what her clients want and has been able to design on various budgets. She is a creative problem solver and designs in a way that makes the space functional & flexible for the future. I can’t wait to hire her for my next project.”

Warehouse to Office Space

Hammam H., Bayview

“Ariel did a fantastic job helping us decide what to do with our offices across the country as we navigated COVID. She addressed our needs by building a customized employee survey, analyzing the results, and coaching us with an action plan to reopen our offices. Ariel provides high-quality services as she is able to listen to her client’s needs and leverage her expertise to bring value.

 I would highly recommend her to anyone looking for a hardworking interior designer and workplace expert. I was really impressed with Ariel’s work and would certainly recommend her to future clients.”

COVID response to returning back to the office

Badger Maps, San Francisco