“Landscape architecture is an integration of artistic expression, technology, sustainability, and business practice - it is an effective balance of these elements that constitutes the success of a project.”
"Our work blends artistic expression with proven practices of engineering, technology, and sound business practice to deliver enduring design solutions admired by owners and peers alike. Integrating natural and man-made elements to achieve a fusion of architecture, culture and environment, we transform ordinary landscapes into engaging and celebratory spaces."
Grissim Metz Andriese Associates (GMA) is recognized nationally for distinguished design achievements in landscape architecture. The firm’s award-winning reputation has grown through more than four decades of design excellence defined by artistic expression. Their work is represented by distinct, memorable spaces that enliven the human experience.
The firm’s commitment to achieve harmonious and enduring design is evident in parks and recreation projects such as Heritage Park and Waterford Oaks Aquatic Park, as well as the Greenfield Village renovations completed in 2004. Corporate and healthcare settings include Ford World Headquarters Campus, DTE Energy Company Corporate Headquarters Campus, Saint Joseph Mercy Hospital and William Beaumont Hospital.
Their pioneering work in retail environments, such as The Somerset Collection – Troy, The Gardens – Palm Beach, and Mall at Millenia – Orlando, is widely known and well respected. GMA’s expertise also extends into varied project types, including streetscapes, mixed-use developments, housing, schools, libraries, sports complexes and work in the Middle East.
With design innovation and service excellence as its hallmarks, the firm enjoys many longstanding relationships with owners and architects of distinction, who value the creative spirit embodied by the firm’s team of professionals and its concept-driven approach to problem solving.
Innovative ideas are backed by depth of experience and the specialized knowledge of the firm’s principals and associates. The diverse talents of its landscape architects enables Grissim Metz Andriese Associates to complete large complex projects, while maintaining individualized attention and personalized service to clients.
Services include Master Planning, Site Design, Landscape Design, Hardscape Design, Urban Design, Site Sustainability Design, Sports Facility Design, Streetscapes, Parks & Recreation and Environmental Graphics.