WHAT WE DO

Valerian is a WBE/DBE/SBE certified landscape architecture, planning, and irrigation design firm established in Colorado in 1990. Through a blend of science and art, we design restorative landscapes that encourage people to engage with the physical environment. Our portfolio reflects the variety and depth of our experience with projects including parks and open space, stream corridor reclamation, green infrastructure, and neighborhood design and planning.

WHO WE ARE

Valerian is a multi-disciplinary team of skilled landscape architects, designers, and urban planners. We have developed a strong reputation as a leader in the industry for sustainable, creative, and thoughtful design for both public and private sector clients. Our commitment to our clients, and a deep understanding of the unique communities throughout Colorado, has established Valerian as a reliable partner in design.

FEATURED PROJECTS

SALIDA SKATE PARK
Valerian Salida Skate Park
48TH AVENUE OUTFALL
Valerian 48th Ave
ST. CHARLES PLACE PARK
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KENNEYS RUN
Valerian Kennys
PLATTE FARM OPEN SPACE
Valerian Platte Farm Open Space
EASTLAKE PLAZA
Valerian East Lake
SANDERSON GULCH
Valerian Sanderson Gulch
EDISON AT RINO APARTMENTS
Valerian Edison at Rino

News & Events

Platte Farm Open Space Featured in LAM
Valerian is starting off 2024 with Platte Farm Open Space in the spotlight! The restorative landscape project is featured in the January edition of Landscape Architecture Magazine. The article details how a ‘Postindustrial Pastoral’ landscape was cultivated in a former superfund site and rehabilitated to a native prairie through dedicated neighbors and project partners over...
COSA 2023 in Snowmass, CO
Valerian’s Brent Kaslon and Stacey Stickler were able to join the Colorado Open Space Alliance conference in beautiful Snowmass Colorado. Stacey spoke on the revival of Platte Farm Open Space with Justin Apfel of Matrix Design Group and Cincere Eades of Denver Parks & Recreation. They discussed the story of the Globeville community and how...