Join us as we follow the progress of our projects and explore ideas, products, and people that inspire our office, ranging from art and design, to horticulture, engineering, and construction. We hope you enjoy what you read and visit weekly for updates.  [Read More]

January 20 2014

To influence our designs, the Gunn team is continually finding inspiration in unexpected places, countless aesthetics, and different cultures. So when our intern Jaeyoon Kong offered to present to the office a lesson on the traditional gardens of her home country of South Korea, we were thrilled by the opportunity to absorb her unique perspective [...]  [Read More]

January 13 2014

In collaboration with workshop/apd, Gunn has begun a penthouse-terrace redesign in the Jean Nouvel building at 100 11th Ave. Design elements include distinctive bench seating–featuring incredible views of the High Line and Hudson River–custom Corten steel planters which simultaneously complement and contrast the faceted steel and playful blue-hue glass surface of the building’s exterior. Shown [...]  [Read More]

October 10 2013

Gunn recently worked with the green wall experts over at Plant Wall Design to create this vertical garden, one that challenges the standard interior displays we’ve seen gaining popularity in recent years.  [Read More]

Printing House Mews
August 14 2013

In case you haven’t heard, the West Village’s historical Printing House is to undergo a complete facelift. Built in 1910 as a printing factory, the building now houses over 60 entirely unique residences by workshop/apd, with Gunn Landscape Architecture to design the modern garden (the Mews). To transform the dark and defunct passageway between residences, [...]  [Read More]

Hamptons Mag
July 23 2013

Gunn is featured in the Summer Fashion issue of Hamptons Magazine as one of the ‘best landscapers in the Hamptons.’ Also highlighted is this Bridgehampton project. Take a look at the online version here.    [Read More]

March 21 2013

Months after Hurricane Sandy stormed through our cities’ communities and ravished our gardens, the damage from Sandy’s wrath is still so painfully evident. In early January, Gunn, along with Vert Gardens, teamed up with New York Cares to spend a day “mucking out” (aka: gutting) homes in the Rockaways that were destroyed by the storm. [...]  [Read More]

January 22 2013

Gunn is featured in the latest issue of Architectural Digest (The Power of Design, February 2013) for a project in New Canaan, CT. A true example of Gunn’s collaborative approach, we worked closely with the clients, interior designers, and Specht Harpman Architects to create a modern masterplan for the property’s comprehensive redesign. Landscape details including [...]  [Read More]

Source: Tim Hiatt for Chicago Eater
October 5 2012

The latest completed project from Gunn’s roster is the highly anticipated and just as well received J. Parker rooftop bar above the Hotel Lincoln in Chicago’s Lincoln Park neighborhood. Senior designer Erin McLean helped to transform the once bleak and hazardous rooftop–with its fantastic views of the city’s skyline, Lake Michigan and the nearby park–into [...]  [Read More]

Late Summer Plantings
August 21 2012

Our plant selections–especially in the Hamptons where constant summer blooms are essential–provide much-needed late summer interest with hardy late blooming perennials and ornamental grasses.  [Read More]

The North Terrace Design
May 30 2012

To kick off a busy spring season, Gunn Landscape Architecture was asked to participate in the 40th Annual Kips Bay Decorator Show House. This year’s organizers strayed from their typical townhouse, holding the event in the Aldyn, a new construction high-rise building on Riverside Boulevard. Over thirty talented designers have brought an aesthetic touch to two [...]  [Read More]