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List of famous male landscape architects, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest male landscape architects list contains the most prominent and top males known for being landscape architects. There are thousand of males working as landscape architects in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic landscape architects have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a male aspiring to be a landscape architect then the people below should give you inspiration.

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While this isn't a list of all male landscape architects, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous male landscape architects?" and "Who are the best male landscape architects?"
Frederick Law Olmsted is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Male Landscape Architects
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Frederick Law Olmsted was an American landscape architect, journalist, social critic, and public administrator. He is popularly considered to be the father of American landscape architecture, although many scholars have bestowed that title upon Andrew Jackson Downing. Olmsted was famous for ...more

Age: Died at 81 (1822-1903)

Birthplace: Hartford, Connecticut, United States of America

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Roberto Burle Marx is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Male Landscape Architects
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Roberto Burle Marx was a Brazilian landscape architect whose designs of parks and gardens made him world famous. He is accredited with having introduced modernist landscape architecture to Brazil. He was known as a modern nature artist and a public urban space designer. His work had a great ...more

Age: Died at 85 (1909-1994)

Birthplace: São Paulo, Brazil

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Lawrence Halprin is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Male Landscape Architects
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Lawrence Halprin was an influential American landscape architect, designer and teacher. Beginning his career in the San Francisco Bay Area, California, in 1949, Halprin often collaborated with a local circle of modernist architects on relatively modest projects. These figures included William ...more

Age: Died at 93 (1916-2009)

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

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Jean-Charles Alphand is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Male Landscape Architects
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Jean-Charles Alphand


Jean-Charles Adolphe Alphand, born in 1817 and died in 1891, interred at Père Lachaise Cemetery, was a French Engineer of the Corps of Bridges and Roads. Under Napoléon III, Alphand participated in the renovation of Paris directed by Baron Haussmann between 1852 and 1870, in the company of another ...more

Age: Died at 74 (1817-1891)

Birthplace: Grenoble, France