John Harper

John Harper

Landscape Designer

John joins RELM with a ten-year background designing complex transit oriented and infrastructure projects across Australia and China.  He brings this global understanding of urbanization and density to RELM’s studio and is quickly leading many of our largest development projects: NOHO Square; a competition entry for the Port of Los Angeles; and an extensive intervention at Amgen’s corporate campus in Thousand Oaks. John is a gifted communicator and puts people at the center of all his work, harnessing the belief that the built environment can improve health and happiness.


Masters of Social Science, Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, 2009

Bachelor of Design in Landscape Architecture, Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, 2007

Registered Landscape Architect in Australia.

‘Landscape Architecture is not an accidental career, to be good at what we do we must care deeply about the environment and the people who inhabit it. I fight for every inch of open space, and for every tree.’