Cameron Grant

B. Applied Science (Land. Arch) RMIT

Cameron co-founded Landarche in 1987 and has over 22 years experience in project management and design. He draws on his skills having worked with clients from a broad range of sectors including institutional, corporate, local and state government. Cameron is committed to environmentally sensitive outcomes and ecological sustainable design, and the role of landscape design in defining built and natural environments

Cameron is also on the board of directors for ALIA (Australian Landscape Industries Association) and is heavily involved with the landscape construction industry giving him sound practical knowledge of built works.

Karl Russo

B. Design (Land. Arch)  RMIT 2008, 1st Class Honours

Karl is Landarche's artist in residence, graphically skilled both by hand and by computer, he has had extensive experience providing marketing quality graphics and design illustrations for a broad cross section of projects, clients and viewing audiences.

While studying at RMIT Karl worked in a design and sculpture studio which brought a rich artistic flair to his work.  In his 2nd year at University Karl received the RMIT Excellence in Design Award and followed up 2 years later to graduate at the top of his final year.  He received 1st Class Honours and was selected as 1 of 3 students from RMIT to present his major project amongst the top final projects from around the Country.

Karl's ability to graphically represent design proposals combined with his qualifications and background in landscape architecture make him a valuable member of the design team.

Urban Initiatives

Landarche's partnership with Urban Initiatives introduces various new staff who bring a vast range of skills, resources and expertise to the office collaboration.  With this strong and versatile collaboration we will continue to enhance and extend our award winning services in water sensitive urban design, playspace design, school and campus masterplanning and design, signage design, 3D digital modeling and urban design.

Scope of Works

  • Landscape Concept/Sketch Design
  • Detailed Design Development
  • Project Documentation & Detailing
  • Contract Administration
  • Tendering Administration
  • Master Planning
  • Feasibility & Research Studies
  • Expert Witness Reports (VCAT)