Yu Cheng

Yu Cheng

Landscape Designer

Yu Cheng joins RELM having earned her Master of Landscape Architecture from the University of Virginia, Charlottesville. Her design work, both its inherent approach to site systems and celebration of seasonality, is exemplary. Yu seeks to convey the evolution of time when creating project visualizations. Illustrating how landscapes mature over time, enhancing the urban surround through natural processes is her passion. Yu joins the studio having interned for RELM in 2019 and is seamlessly working alongside project leaders across a broad range of projects: a federal office campus, a technology campus at UC Davis, two design competitions, and a confidential project in Silicon Valley in addition to a series of mixed-use projects near downtown Los Angeles.


Master of Landscape Architecture, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, 2019

Bachelor of Engineering majoring in Landscape Architecture, Hunan University, 2016

 ‘Landscapes are dynamic. I approach design through an ecological, cultural, and interactive lens wishing to convey the active energy of a given site.’