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urban orchard

"urban orchard", "modern garden", "caliofrnia landscape", "california garden", "los angeles garden", "place landscape", place design", "victoria pakshong", "sustainable garden", "california native garden", "drought tolerant garden", "michael wells photography" © 2011 admin. All rights reserved.

In response to the client’s recently remodeled house, we created a landscape that would extend their living space and complement the architectural style of their California modern home. A small ‘Cocktail’ orchard balances the front entry garden. A vertical water … Continue reading

trolleyway

"caliofrnia landscape", "california garden", "los angeles garden", "place landscape", place design", "victoria pakshong", "sustainable garden", "california native garden", "drought tolerant garden", "rooftop garden", "rooftop deck", "beachfront deck", "outdoor kitchen", "outdoor dining" © 2011 admin. All rights reserved.

Located on a remote stretch of beach in Playa del Rey, the existing beach house was completely updated to better reflect the sublime beach environment. New smooth troweled plaster, windows, guardrails and kitchen refreshed the beach house experience. A new … Continue reading

spanish revival

"spanish garden", "caliofrnia landscape", "california garden", "los angeles garden", "place landscape", place design", "victoria pakshong", "sustainable garden", "california native garden", "drought tolerant garden", "joshua white photography" © 2011 admin. All rights reserved.

The client’s beautiful original 1920’s Mediterranean style house boasted a stunning view but lacked workable gathering spaces for the family. In response to the client’s needs [place] enlarged and remodeled the kitchen, added a family room with an outdoor dining … Continue reading

LC3 creative office campus

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Westlake Village, CA. [place] transformed a 1980’s office building site in Westlake Village into a state-of-the art creative office campus with desirable outdoor amenities. Recently completed, phase one of the building and site renovation included new landscaped entryways leading to … Continue reading

aviation

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El Segundo CA. Project size: 145,225 sf/ 3.3 acres Inspired by the mid-century architecture of the existing creative office space, we created a landscape that is both bold and casual. Passersby experience a graphic rhythm of Agave, Kangaroos Paw, and … Continue reading

jeddah sports city

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The Necklace of Gems concept celebrates the man-made environment and the endless possibilities of technology The concept is about objects in the landscape and the journey to these destinations. The landscape is contemporary and structured creating fields of color and … Continue reading

rocketdyne facility

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Canoga Park, California The project facility is undergoing some building reconfiguration including infrastructure and interior improvements. As part of the general campus improvements, we created a landscape improvements to aesthetically improve the campus, improve sustainability, and create better outdoor amenities … Continue reading

element LA

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Element LA is a 12-acre creative campus, centrally located in West Los Angeles.[place] and Gensler collaborated on the renovation of the site and its four existing light industrial buildings– all featuring high, wood bow truss ceilings, sawtooth skylights, and industrial … Continue reading

green valley circle

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Culver City is currently undergoing an initiative to reposition the Fox Hills business park as a creative office center. With a renewed focus on this area, the Client will renovate two adjacent buildings into one integrated campus and create a … Continue reading

sportsmen’s farm

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The project is to update an existing Los Angeles classic landmark and create a stylish and unique retail, dining and entertainment destination. The site landscape will provide a relaxed but sophisticated visitor experience with outdoor amenities that take their inspiration … Continue reading

SPG

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Shanghai, China The Project is the portion of the SPG Nanqiao mixed-use project known as the “Fish”, located in Shanghai, China.  The Project is comprised of three parcels or “Districts” for hotel, housing and commercial/retail uses.  A green corridor with … Continue reading

urban meadow

"modern garden", "caliofrnia landscape", "california garden", "los angeles garden", "place landscape", place design", "victoria pakshong", "sustainable garden", "california native garden", "drought tolerant garden", "native grass" © 2011 admin. All rights reserved.

A 50s modern house on a large, flat lot, repainted in bold dramtic colors, stands apart from the understated neighbors.  Mature olive trees are the focal points of the informal landscape. A linear path is like a bridge through an … Continue reading