Holly Kuwayama ASLA


Holly Kuwayama

Holly Kuwayama is a founding member of Studio-MLA and provides exceptional leadership of complex projects as well as significant contributions to the firm’s business development and marketing efforts. With over two decades of experience in landscape architecture, she was part of the visionary Orange County Great Park master plan team and the restoration of Beverly Gardens Park in Beverly Hills. In addition to leading projects, she is integral to the studio management and provides oversight and strategic quality control for the team. Holly earned her Advanced Bachelor of Arts in Japanese and Spanish Literature from Occidental College and her Professional Designation Certificate in Landscape Architecture from UCLA Extension. Holly is based in our Los Angeles studio.

Select Projects

  • Baldwin Hills Park Master Plan
  • Ballona Creek and Trail Master Plan Study
  • Beverly Gardens Park Restoration Plan
  • Amgen Biotech Campus
  • Campus at Playa Vista Master Plan
  • Orange County Great Park
  • Painted Turtle Children's Camp, Lake Hughes
  • Santa Monica Boulevard Stormwater Improvements
  • UCLA Hammer Museum Courtyard
  • Ventura Botanical Gardens Vision Plan