Brian Kinzelman

Brian Kinzelman


As co-founder of MKSK, Brian's passion is designing spaces that provide a solid foundation for future development and fit seamlessly into the existing landscape.

As co-founder of MKSK, Brian has comprehensive expertise in landscape architecture, urban design, and planning. He is a leading proponent of the cross-collaboration of design and environmental disciplines. His background includes extensive experience in large scale land use planning, campus planning, urban design and mixed use development, design guidelines, and streetscape enhancement/corridor planning. His projects have been recognized with numerous chapter American Society of Landscape Architects design awards.


Council of Fellows, American Society of Landscape Architects
2014 PSMJ Resources Circle of Excellence Honor Award
2012 Columbus Landmarks James B. Recchie Design Award, Scioto River Bridges
2001 OCASLA Honor Award, Ohio State University Landscape Master Plan
2000 PlanIt Columbus Award of Excellence for Public Spaces, Scioto Riverfront Amphitheater
2000 OPRA Outstanding Award, Oxford Uptown Parks
1989 Columbus Landmarks James B. Recchie Design Award, Brewery District Redevelopment Plan


Selected Projects