About Atlantic Star Landscape Architecture/Living Roofs LLC: Architect Firm in Charleston
Atlantic Star Landscape Architecture/Living Roofs LLC was established in March of 2010 by Registered Landscape Architect, Stella Ruth Mathews. Today, Landscape Architects are considered to be “stewards of the land.” It is every Landscape Architect’s duty as a registered professional to create places with the health, safety and welfare of our communities in mind. Through the Design Process, we strive to create harmony and balance in Charleston between the Built Environment and Nature.
Atlantic Star Landscape Architecture/Living Roofs LLC Philosophy
Our design philosophy is based in the preservation of ecology, and we seek to learn more about harmonizing the Built Environment with the Earth’s natural processes. In Charleston we are pushing the envelope of industry standards by specializing in Living Roof Design to help create solutions to problems in the Urban Landscape. Atlantic Star Landscape Architecture/Living Roofs LLC ‘s main objective in our industry is to effect positive change in people’s way of living in Charleston by transforming rooftops, and educating people about alternative ways to solve environmental problems in urban and sub-urban environments. Our designs are inspired by Nature and the human experience within our environment. We strive to incorporate and aesthetic appeal in each design, while also meeting client demands and environmental needs. Every new project is an opportunity to find solutions to the imbalance of the Built Environment with the Earth’s natural processes so that communities become less polluted, and more sustainable.
Inspiration in Education
“A thing is right when it tends to preserve the integrity, stability, and beauty of the biotic community. It is wrong when it tends otherwise.”
- Aldo Leopold