Who we are

Om Khurjekar

RLA, ASLA, LEED AP BD+C

Education, Healthcare, Higher Education, Landscape Architecture studio.

Om, senior associate, has over thirteen years experience in landscape architecture and architecture. His diverse design experience includes urban parks, streetscape design, historic landscapes, healing gardens, memorial gardens, multifamily housing, private residential, and graphic design projects both in India and the United States. His attention to design and detail, ability to manage large teams, and personable approach is appreciated by his clients.

He was the lead project manager in the completion of West Shore Park including the Sondheim Fountain, an important public space on the Inner Harbor of Baltimore. In addition, Om is actively involved in serving the profession through his involvement in the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA). He was the president of the Maryland Chapter of ASLA in 2009-2010 and is currently the public awareness representative for MDASLA and chair-elect of the Chapter President’s Council of ASLA National.

As a young designer, Om was part of the Xtreme Landscape Architecture Challenge, a three-day design charrette organized by the Landscape Architecture Foundation and Landscape Forms Inc.

Additionally, Om is part of an online educational video produced by Maryland Public Television to educate Middle school students about the importance of math in design. His work has been published in Landscape Architecture Magazine and his view on design and profession have been published in the articles “Future of Landscape Architecture” released by Landscape Forms Inc., “A Tale of Two Cities” on Metropolismag.com and “Brain Drain at Landscape Forms” in The Monday Morning Quarterback.

WHO IS YOUR HERO?
Hero as in actor: Sean Connery (Hollywood), Amitabh Bachchan (Bollywood).
Hero in architecture/ landscape architecture: Charles Correa/ Peter Walker.
Hero in general Life- Still have to figure out.