design case: Landscape designer Kim Wilkie


Kim Wilkie (large)

Orpheus at Boughton, Northamptonshire: one of the landscape design projects completed by Kim Wilkie. Image copyright: Kim Wilkie.


Landscape architect Kim Wilkie is recognised as a world-class designer, with 20% of his  work coming from overseas clients.

Established in business since 1989, and now based in both London and Winchester, Wilkie has won a raft of awards including:

  • 2012 Garden Media Guild Inspirational Book of the Year

  • 2009 Royal Designer for Industry 
  • 1999 United States EDRA Award for Place Design
  • 1987-1997 Country Life Centenary Award

  • 1996 Royal Town Planning Institute – Planning Achievement in London

Asked why he has chosen to remain based in the UK, Wilkie says: "Landscape architecture is at heart of English culture and instinctively understood by politicians and public alike."

Kim Wilkie (portrait)

Above: Kim Wilkie collaborates with architects and landscape architects around the world.

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