About

Designing for a livable world.  SWA is an international landscape architecture, planning and urban design firm renowned for the creativity, responsiveness, and resilience of its work.

From urban parks to city districts, university campuses to commercial complexes, premier resorts to new communities, SWA’s professionals create beautiful, high-performing places.

SWA is a landscape architecture, planning and urban design firm, with a network of eight studios worldwide.

We partner with clients to create vibrant places that are at once ecologically resilient, aesthetically compelling and socially beneficial.

From the smallest details at a boutique resort to the large-scale interventions of a multi-layered, eco-corridor in urbanized China, our design reflects a sensibility both pragmatic and imaginative, uniting beauty with purpose in the natural and built environments.