Alan Tanksley is a designer specializing in residential interiors for more than thirty-five years. He has created unique environments that exemplify the classic principles of thoughtful design and decorating, informed by a modern sensibility.
With a degree in Interior Architecture, Tanksley began his career by working with Parish-Hadley Associates, and later partnered with colleague Paula Perlini, to form Perlini-Tanksely Associates. In 1993 he established Alan Tanksley, Inc., a boutique interior design firm offering comprehensive residential and bespoke furniture design services.
The ATI team has worked throughout the US and Europe and has designed rooms in the prestigious New York City Kip’s Bay Decorator Showhouse, as well as show houses in South Hampton and Palm Beach. The firm has collaborated with Alchemy Properties and Sotheby’s, designing an internationally praised 3,500-square-foot model apartment in the iconic Woolworth Tower. Their projects have been featured in Architectural Digest, Interior Design, House & Garden, Art & Antiques, Metropolitan Home, and Elle Décor as well as several books.