THE FIRM

Founded on principles of innovation, artful planning, collaboration, and sustainability.

C D G is a Landscape Architectural firm founded in 1991 by award winning landscape architect, Glen L. Craig focusing on innovative designs including hospitality, residential, commercial and recreational designs. Working at C D G requires talented designers that think out-of-the-box, transcending the boundaries of traditional disciplines in pursuit of exceptional vision for their innovative designs, artful planning, collaboration, and sustainability. OUR MISSION is to create sustainable designs that will enhance human connection and a memorable experience. Our policy is to enhance this space and our quality of life by integrating conservation, history, heritage, culture, and aesthetics for human interaction. Our clients have entrusted us with the task of designing their space. It is an important investment our clients are making and needs to be well-balanced, planned, and executed with their vision, goals, character and budget. Our commitment is to create well designed and executed projects, promote sustainability for a healthy ecosystem and balances cost effectiveness to the client with a positive impact on the environment that will shape the way we live. OUR CLIENTS’ vision and needs is at the forefront of everything we do.

Character:

Spaces we live in today are a reflection of our personality, who we are, our history, heritage, culture. What we create will shape the way we live, enhance our connectivity and experience with each other and the surroundings. These spaces are more than just a physical space. What we create will shape the way we live.

Design:

We believe in the transformative power of places, respect the natural environment, the character, and history of a given site while pursuing a connection. More than ever before human experiences have changed the way we look at the world and our relationship with it. We pursue what we don’t yet see and delve into the unknown, challenge ourselves beyond the traditional disciplines, and through this vision we design.

Goals:

We as landscape architects are dedicated to the field we have chosen and love so deeply. We believe in the transformative power of space and strive to create physical places that people can live their lives and feel the connection with their surroundings. Nothing exists in isolation. Our goal is to design a space no matter large or small that reflects the character, history, and context of a given site with the vision and goals that our client(s) have set forth.
 
 

PROJECTS

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ON THE BOARD

ON THE BOARD

Current Projects

URBAN EXPERIENCE

URBAN EXPERIENCE

We are known for our ability to create enticing public gathering spaces that are aesthetic, sustainable, and connected.

HOSPITALITY AND RESORTS

HOSPITALITY AND RESORTS

We specialize in out-of-the-box designs, creating outdoor rooms with features that are designed to provide guests with a unique and comforting experience.

COMMUNITIES AND RESIDENTIAL

COMMUNITIES AND RESIDENTIAL

We focus on giving clients a space, a place to come home and relax. We design neighborhoods not subdivisions. Our exterior retreats are tailored to human lifestyles while improving aesthetics and quality of their surroundings.

RECREATION AND SPORTS

RECREATION AND SPORTS

We are all about play. Our designs are safe, inviting, and all inclusive. We believe in the need for human interaction with nature and use this interaction as a principle for our designs.

CONTACT

Mission Statement

We are dedicated to producing sustainable designs through careful and artful planning. We devote a watchful eye to create a space that reflects that character, history, and context of a given site, protecting the built and natural environment while enhancing human connectivity and experience. Outdoor spaces are places for gathering with family, friends, and community. Our goal is to enhance this space and quality of life by integrating conservation of resources and aesthetics. It is an important investment our clients are making and needs to be well-balanced, planned and executed. Sustainable designs promote a healthy ecosystem and balances cost effectiveness to the client with a positive impact on the environment while enhancing human connectivity and experience. Our approach is hands-on, and our designers work closely with clients, architects, engineers, and contractors to ensure the desired result. We believe strongly in developing plans that are unique to our site, unique for our client, and preserve/protect site features while fully attaining client goals.

Personal Info

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  •   413 Spears Avenue, Chattanooga, TN 37405
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