Architects+Furniture Design was an exhibition of local architects’ furniture design pieces featuring their process and methods of working in a variety of materials, held in New Orleans in August, 2010, and curated by Melissa Urcan, CEO/President LERATA. This exhibit was held at the American Institute of Architects, New Orleans Chapter (AIA New Orleans) newly renovated Center for Design. Thirteen designers were be featured in the exhibition.
Architects and designers featured in the exhibition included Ammar Eloueini (AEDS), Billes Partners, Eyal Einik, John Klingman, Lee Ledbetter, Terri and Ian Dreyer (Nano), Brett Petry, Clare Olson and Thaddeus Zarse (T.Z.C.O.), Sizeler Thompson Brown and more. The furniture displayed showcased vastly different styles, methods and materials, from 3D printing and CNC technologies, to delicate handcraft.