Richard learned the craft of custom furniture design and fabrication in New York, starting in 1973. He came up in the trades and developed his craft in the finest shops in Manhattan, including Henry Urban and D’Angeles where he worked from 1979 to 1996. In 1996, he moved west to San Francisco and founded Richard Andronaco Custom Furniture.

Richard prides himself on using materials and methods of construction based on the age old traditions he learned in New York. All pieces are made to order to his client’s specifications with special care given to comfort and design.