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Featured Projects

Featured Work


  • Planning Lessons from Community-centered Design


  • Rene Bihan, James Lee, and John Loomis

  • ULI Open Space Award Finalist

  • Tulsa's Guthrie Green Wins CAD Excellence Award

  • Dwell Talks to Kevin Shanley

    Designing Urban Waterways

  • SWA's Social Impact Design Initiative

  • "Sponge City: China's Movement Toward Resilient Infrastructure"

  • A Week in the Life of a Landscape Architect

    Laguna Beach's Sean O'Malley

  • Fort Wayne's Future Riverfront Transformation


    Anaheim Regional Transportation Intermodal Center

  • Weekly IDEAS Blog

  • "Silicon Valley 3.0: The Workplace as City"

    SF principal Rene Bihan

  • Video: Public Meeting for Baton Rouge Lakes

    SWA President Kinder Baumgardner

  • Hanging Gardens for CREATE Technology Campus in Singapore

  • Orange County Eco-Suburb in The Architect's Newspaper

  • Capella Ixtapa Among Top Hotels in U.S. News & World Report

  • UC Davis West Village

    Largest Planned Net Zero Energy Development in US Wins Honor Award from SCUP

  • Flea Markets Catalyze a Community-driven Proposal for Houston

  • Restoring Shenzhen Bay's Historic Ecosystem

  • SWA Works: Landscapes for People

  • Landscape Infrastructure: Case Studies by SWA - 2nd Edition