Avery Butler

Avery Butler

Brooklyn, NY, US



Avery Butler is a contemporary designer with a wide breadth of experience in the worlds of luxury furniture, interior, and product design.

Through thorough user research, and well considered craftsmanship, Avery strives to make the world a little more human.

After growing up in the Pacific Northwest, Avery moved to Brooklyn, NY.

To see my work, please visit my portfolio website here.



Uhuru, Brooklyn, Industrial Designer

• Created client facing materials for project proposals
• Designed and engineered custom furniture
• Drafted complex tech drawings for local/overseas fabrication
• Developed configurable models & execute batch renderings
for systems-furniture products

Jun 2019 - Jan 2020

Bower Studios, Brooklyn, Intern

• Designed mirrors, lighting and furniture for the brand.
• Prepared renderings and specs.
• Corresponded with fabricators to prototype products.

Sep 2018 - Jun 2019

Steven Bukowski & Asa Pingree, Brooklyn, Intern

• Efficient fabrication of high end furniture, employing
woodshop tools, metals tools, and fiberglass molds.
• Assisted in the redesign of furniture products.

Jun 2018 - Sep 2018

Lundquist College of Business, Eugene, OR, Innovation Lab Tech

• Cultivated an interdisciplinary space dedicated to
design education.
• Taught students to operate complex lab equipment.

Nov 2016 - May 2018

Eric Butler Design, Portland Oregon, Apprentice

• Built and installed custom furniture & cabinetry

Jun 2010 - Dec 2015


University of Oregon, Eugene, OR, US, Bachelors, Product Design and Materials Studies

A Hands on industrial design education with a personal focus on furniture design.

Sep 2014 - Jun 2018

Areas of Specialization