Eskew+Dumez+Ripple APC is a New Orleans based architecture, interior and urban planning firm widely recognized for producing award-winning, innovative projects grounded by a strong understanding of context and culture that resonates far beyond the Southeast region. Founded in 1989, today the firm is comprised of 50 staff, including 8 Shareholders and 5 Associates.
From the firm’s inception, the Principals articulated four enduring core values: Design Excellence, Environmental Responsibility, Community Outreach, and Client Commitment. Every aspect of the practice has been structured to support these ideals. The resulting body of work – ranging from small, intimate interiors to large urban planning projects with myriad public stakeholders – reflects the firm’s broad contributions to civic life regardless of scale, budget, scope or complexity.
Our practice’s commitment to culture and civility places public participation at the center of what we do. We structure an authentic, collaborative process to promote meaningful dialogue and build consensus among a multitude of stakeholders, crafting a common vision and translating the hopes and dreams of each community into exceptional, uncommon results.