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Female, US, born 1951

Associated with the firms network

Gustafson Guthrie Nichol (GGN), Landscape Architects; Gustafson, Kathryn, Landscape Architecture

Professional History

Principal, Kathryn Gustafson, Landscape Architect, Paris, France, 1980-present; Partner, Gustafson, [Jennifer] Guthrie [Shannon] Nichol (GGN), Limited, Landscape Architects, Seattle, WA; Partner, Gustafson [Neil] Porter, London, UK;

Professional Awards

Recipient, Tucker Design Award, Building Stone Institute (BSI), Chestertown, NY;

Recipient, Jane Drew Prize, London, UK.

Recipient, Chrysler Design Award, Chrysler Design Institute, 2001, Chrysler Group, Auburn Hills, MI, 2001. This awards program lasted from 1993 until 2002.

Honorary Fellow, Royal Institute of British Architecture (RIBA), London, UK.

Honorary Royal Designer for Industry, London, UK.

Medalist, French Academy of Architecture, Paris, France.

Recipient (along with her firm, Gustafson Guthrie Nichol, Limited), National Design Award in Landscape Architecture, of the Cooper-Hewitt Museum, New York, NY, 2011.


Coursework, Fashion Institute of Technology, New York, NY; Diplome, Ecole Nationale Superieure du Paysage, Versailles, France, 1979;


Gustafson had a lecture and book signing on 12/14/2005 at the Henry Art Museum, University of Washington, Seattle, WA;

PCAD id: 1347