Shan Shao MSc

senior designer, landscape architect

Shan Shao joined OKRA in 2019. She obtained a Master’s degree in landscape architecture at the Delft University of Technology with an honourable mention. Her graduation project titled ‘From Infrastructure to Flowscapes’ focuses on the transformation of Dutch infrastructure within a dynamic urban environmental context. She argues that there are always dynamic natural processes as an under layer in both the urban and the natural context. She received a nomination for the prestigious 2016 Archiprix NL, the annual award for the best graduation projects in architecture, urban design and landscape architecture. As a highly motivated and experienced landscape architect, she has worked in landscape and urban design offices, both in China and the Netherlands, for more than five years. She is knowledgeable about infrastructure, landscape vision design, ecological solutions and architectural elements design.