Aran is the lead designer and founder of LandForm Partners. With 20 years of high-end design and construction experience, he has worked throughout the tri-state area and abroad on residential, commercial, and public projects. When creating hardscape, softscape, and greenscape designs, Aran establishes a vision for every project that captures each of the ingredients that make up a beautiful landscape; distinct outdoor rooms, stone & woodwork, circulation & flow, driveways & walkways, lighting plans, views & screening, color palette, water features, and plantings. Aran’s design inspiration comes from finding synchronicity between the client’s vision and ‘what the land is telling us’.
An accomplished, large-scale project producer involved in all phases of conceptual design and project management, William has completed several groundbreaking projects; notably, the Ashes and Snow Nomadic Museum, a hugely successful, seven-story-high, 700-foot-long installation he built on Pier 54 in New York City. In addition, as an award-winning filmmaker, William oversees client communications and the creative chronicling of every project. This includes the creation of individual password-protected ‘client portals’ featuring a project journal updated daily, archival photo & video coverage, and a document archive for every aspect of the project. William believes in constant client communication, and is devoted to bringing every project in on time and on budget.
For 25 years, Ursula has been a sought-after interior and exterior designer. In 2009, she established Interiors & Designs by Ursula, her successful studio/retail shop located on historic Main Street in Ridgefield, CT. In collaboration with Aran and Bill, Ursula takes the lead on design and installations relating to furnishings, fixtures and fabrics. Ursula’s passion is to help our clients envision what could be, and then nurture those ideas into reality; whether it be Alfresco dining, ‘in the open’ living areas, unique lighting fixtures, dramatic shading elements, or cozy pool houses. Ursula is dedicated to adding those critical finishing touches that every project needs.