Adriaan Geuze

Adriaan Geuze is cofounder and design director of West 8, one of the world’s leading practices for landscape architecture and urban design.

Based in Rotterdam, the Netherlands, and New York City, West 8’s projects include the Kröller-Müller Sculpture Park in Otterlo; Governors Island Park and Public Spaces in New York City; and the Central Waterfront in Toronto.

West 8 has received numerous awards, including the Dutch Maaskant Award; the Rosa Barba First European Landscape prize; the Veronica Rudge Green Prize for Urban Design; and the Lifetime Achievement Award 2011 from the BKVB, the Netherlands Foundation for Visual Arts, Design and Architecture. A frequent lecturer and visitor professor at universities worldwide, Geuze was the curator of the 2005 International Architecture Biennale in Rotterdam.