Matthew Tanicello

Matthew Tanicello

Landscape Designer

Matthew Tanciello brings a nuanced understanding to design. A self-trained furniture builder with experience working construction, Matthew brings an acute appreciation for craftsmanship to landscape design. He intuitively understands the assembly of construction details and how the ground plane must gracefully activate the built environment. He has practiced in Philadelphia, Miami, and Los Angeles. At RELM, he is actively improving CAD standards and working across project teams to ensure quality construction document sets. Outside of work, Matthew is an avid roadsman, riding his BMX, his motorcycle or road biking on the ever-growing bicycle infrastructure in LA.


Bachelor of Landscape Architecture, Philadelphia University, 2013

‘People like to see designs for what they are--they don’t want to be fooled with faux materials or tricked with illusions.  Designs need to be true to their material and vegetated palette, as well as address functionality adeptly.’