planning + urban design
campus + corporate
civic + streetscapes
park + open space
small + beautiful

landscape architecture
visual design services


Genus is an award-winning professional consulting firm specializing in landscape architecture, planning, and visual design services for clients throughout the Midwest.

Established in 2005, Genus is focused on enhancing the quality of people’s lives and the condition of the built environment through the discipline of landscape architecture. The foundation of our practice lies in the pursuit of creating artful landscapes that function: places which inspire lasting memories while meeting the needs of clients, user groups, and harmonizing with the larger ecological systems in which they exist.

A commitment to innovative design, stakeholder involvement, and client satisfaction is demonstrated throughout our portfolio.