Kate _Orff

Kate Orff ASLA


Kate is a registered landscape architect focused on retooling design practice to anticipate climate change and to foster social life. As the founding Principal of SCAPE, she advances the firm’s goals through publications, lectures, research, and project work and is known for leading complex, creative, and collaborative work processes that advance broad environmental and social prerogatives. Kate is also the Director of Columbia University's Urban Design Program. She received a 2017 MacArthur Fellowship.