Yi Yang

Landscape Designer


Yi Yang received her Master’s in Landscape Architecture from the University of Massachusetts Amherst in 2016. Prior to joining Starr Whitehouse, she worked for a landscape design firm in the Hamptons, where she gained experience on a range of project types including private residences, townhouse development, commercial projects, and public parks. Through her 4 years of practice, Yi has acquired a diverse skillset including problem-solving design challenges, producing presentation graphics, developing construction documentation, and coordinating between interdisciplinary design teams.

Representative Projects:

  • Marsha P Johnson State Park Community Engagement and Schematic Design, Brooklyn, NY
  • Freshkills South Park Master Plan and Phase 1, Staten Island, NY
  • TOS Riverside Park – Conceptual Park Design, Southampton, NY*
  • Hampton Boathouses – Townhouse Development, Southampton, NY*
  • Canoe Place Inn – Restoration of the historical Canoe Place Inn, Southampton, NY*

* Work completed prior to joining Starr Whitehouse