Ian O’Cain

Senior Associate | Director of Technology

Ian joined EskewDumezRipple in 2013 after graduating from Tulane University, where he was named the School of Architecture’s Public Service Fellow.

In the time since, Ian has proved an integral leader of the studio’s Learning Environments team, serving as Project Architect on such projects as the Dalney Building at Georgia Tech, a nexus of green infrastructure upholding the school’s new sustainability agenda, the renovation for Comeaux High School, and a new housing expansion for Tulane University.

In addition to his effort’s leading projects, in 2020 Ian was named the firm’s Director of Technology, where he leads all studio efforts on integrating next-generation, cutting-edge tools into our projects. From virtual reality to drone scanning, Ian is central to our firm’s ethos of pushing the envelope in technology for our clients. Ian is a Senior Associate in the firm.


New Orleans, Louisiana
Tulane University
Transfiguration of the Lord Gym
Impetus Corporate Headquarters
Civic Theatre Restoration