Meet the Team at Outside! Landscape Architects Inc.

We are a Nova Scotian firm recognized for our work specializing in landscape design, outdoor libraries, green roofs, living walls, public parks, gardens, and creative, whimsical play spaces for all ages.

We are an international award winning design firm based in Halifax, Nova Scotia, dedicated to innovative work in landscape architecture, focusing on creating beautiful, awe-inspiring outdoor spaces. Founded in 2006 as Outside Planning & Design Studio, the firm works with clients on a wide range of diverse and creative projects.

Projects are infused with a sense of character that respects the site, creating contemporary outdoor environments, often with a playful twist on a traditional design. Our portfolio includes mixed-use, commercial, residential and institutional projects in urban and rural areas.

Collaborate with public libraries to create outdoor spaces that give people another reason to love their local library.

CA Keshen Goodman Outdoor Library
Wetland Habitat Restoration

Dedicated to innovative work in landscape architecture

We create beautiful, inspiring outdoor spaces in collaboration with clients on a wide range of diverse and creative projects.

Our work is infused with a sense of character that respects the site, creating contemporary outdoor environments, often with a playful twist on traditional design. Our portfolio includes mixed-use, commercial, residential and institutional projects in urban and rural areas.

Leading the Way: Meet our team of landscape architects

SUE SIRRS
Landscape Architect, CSLA, APALA

Sue Sirrs is a Landscape Architect and principal at Outside! Landscape Architects Inc. Sue is a year-round athlete and avid traveler, and her projects reflect her sense of adventure and love of the outdoors. Areas of practice include design for public places and amenities, living walls & green roofs, green building design, landscape restoration, watershed planning and playground design. Sue blends innovative design ideas, landscape architecture and environmental planning skills to create bold, dynamic spaces that enhance the world around her.

Sue Sirrs

JAMIE CLARKE 
Landscape Architect, CSLA, APALA, ILLI

Jamie Clarke is a Landscape Architect and creative lead at Outside! Landscape Architects Inc. He spent thirty years as a professional artist, film technician, and designer with an extensive visual arts career prior to becoming a landscape architect. Jamie is inspired by Nova Scotia’s varied landscapes, coastline, skies and sea. As a certified lighting designer through the International Landscape Lighting Institute, he uses light to reveal dramatic landscapes and features that are otherwise hidden.

Landscape Architecture Firm Architect Jamie Clarke

SELENA DEWOLF
Bachelor of Technology in Landscape Architecture,
APALA Associate Member

Selena DeWolf is Outside!’s landscape technologist concentrating on 3D modelling, research, analysis, and visual communication. She brings with her over a decade of fine art and graphic experience to inform her design approach.

Selena Dewolf

 

Outside! has additional team members who provide technical support to ensure deadlines are met for all project work.

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