Anthony Anella

Born and raised in Albuquerque, Anthony Anella is the principal of Anthony Anella Architect AIA (, an award-winning practice founded in 1990 that is dedicated to site-sensitive design and planning.

In 2009 he started Tony Anella Design LLC (, a furniture design business inspired by the ethic of using minimal resources and environmentally sensible materials in the service of a beauty distinguished by a more graceful interaction with the earth.

He is co-author, with John B. Wright of SAVING THE RANCH: Conservation Easement Design in the American West, Island Press (2004).  He is also co-author, with Mark C. Childs, of NEVER SAY GOODBYE: The Albuquerque Rephotographic Survey Project, The Albuquerque Museum (2000). He has a Bachelor of Arts in History from Dartmouth College and a Master of Architecture from the University of Colorado. 

He is a member of the national board of directors of the Aldo Leopold Foundation in Baraboo, Wisconsin; and the board secretary of the New Mexico Land Conservancy, one of the largest land trusts in New Mexico having protected over 70,000 acres from development. 

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