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Featured Projects

Featured Work


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    Three Innovative Waterfront Projects Receive Honors

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    Paradise Under the Expressway

    Buffalo Bayou Promenade and Park


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    Fast Company features Bay Area resiliency proposal

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    Agrihoods Take Root

    The Associated Press profiles The Cannery in Davis, CA

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    Watershed Moment

    Fuzhou Vanke Town on Wallpaper.com

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    Texas ASLA Honors SWA with 9 Awards

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    4 Awards from ASLA-Northern California Chapter

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    How Driverless Vehicles Will Change Our Urban Landscape

    Kinder Baumgardner for Cite magazine

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    IDEAS Blog

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    Rural Renewal: Sonoma County Landscape Drives Modernist Home Design

    LUXE Interiors + Design

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    Final Pershing Square Design Proposals Revealed

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    “Houston Goes Global With New World-Class Parks And Bayous”


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    2015 ULI Urban Open Space Award Winner

    Thousand Lantern Lake Park System

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    Learn about the Firm

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    “Sponge City: China’s Movement Toward Resilient Infrastructure”

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    SWA’s Social Impact Design Initiative

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    Hanging Gardens for CREATE Technology Campus in Singapore

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    Anaheim Regional Transportation Intermodal Center

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    UC Davis West Village

    Largest Planned Net Zero Energy Development in US

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    SWA in Shenzhen

    My Liveable City Highlights Ongoing Revitalization Efforts

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    Landscape Infrastructure: Case Studies by SWA – 2nd Edition

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    Fort Wayne’s Future Riverfront Transformation

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    A Week in the Life of a Landscape Architect

    San Francisco Managing Principal Rene Bihan