Alison Orellana Malouf is a landscape architect, painter, and environmental artist. Currently she designs healing spas and analyzes the ability of bioswales to dissipate drunk drivers.



Master of Landscape Architecture | Harvard University Graduate School of Design  | June 2018

Bachelor of Science in Architecture | Massachusetts Institute of Technology  | June 2014

Full Time Non-Degree Student | School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston  | 2011-2012



Woodland Residency, Schloss Hollenegg for Design and Dutch Invertuals, Hollenegg, AT


JAY DAY, RHS Chelsea Flower Show, London, UK


Flat Files, Collar Works, Troy, NY

Best Mobile Innovation Supporting Emergency or Humanitarian Situations | 2020 Global Mobile Awards
- MapSwipe


HATCH | East Safeway Arts District | San Francisco, CA
- Solo Exhibition


Penny White Fellowship | Harvard Graduate School of Design | Cambridge, MA

Ninth Annual Harvard Student Art Show | Crossings Gallery | Allston, MA

Finalist in Social Good Category | Fast Company Innovation by Design Awards
- MapSwipe


MapSwipe featured in the 2016 Nominet Trust 100

Community Service Fellowship | Harvard Graduate School of Design | Cambridge, MA

Citation | Residential Architect Design Awards | Ithaca, NY
- Work on Mask House for WOJR


Patricia Algara, Sutter Wehmeier, Alison Malouf, Natalie Martell, Megan Stevens, “BEE SAFE,” World Landscape Architecture Magazine, WLA 21 | Research + Policy, pp. 45-48
- Article on BEE SAFE research project written on behalf of BASE Landscape Architecture

Mirko Ilic, Steven Heller, Presenting Shakespeare: 1,100 Posters from Around the World, Princeton Architectural Press, Fall 2015
- Poster design for the MIT Shakespeare Ensemble's Fall 2014 production of Othello included

Dean's Merit Scholarship | Harvard University | Cambridge, MA

Finalist | Boston Living with Water Competition | Boston, MA
- Project Manager of team at Paul Lukez Architecture


Best Animation | 16th Annual CMS Media Spectacle | Boston, MA

Animation Runner-Up | 16th Annual CMS Media Spectacle | Boston, MA

Honorable Mention | Harold and Arlene Schnitzer Prize in the Visual Arts | Boston, MA

Schnitzer Prize Exhibition | Boston, MA


Rights of Way: Mobility and the City | BSA Space | Boston, MA
- with Howeler + Yoon Architects


SMFA Film and Animation Annual | Boston, MA

Boston Festival of Independent Games | Boston, MA

Building Below the Radar | Heights Arts | Cleveland, OH
- with Studio Techne Architects

Sculpture X | The Sculpture Center | Cleveland, OH
- curation


Freelance Designer
Various Clients  | Amsterdam, The Netherlands | 2021-Present

Design Associate
Munden Fry Landscape Associates  | San Francisco, CA | 2018-2020
Graphic and technical production, concept design, and project management on residential, public, and large agricultural projects.

Penny White Fellow
Harvard GSD  | San Francisco, CA | Summer 2017
Work on research and design of MapSwipe, a mobile app developed to enable fast satellite image classification on mobile devices, in addition to performing myriad other tasks needed for our 3-person development team to bring a complete mobile app from design to release.

Harvard GSD Community Service Fellow
The Missing Maps Project, MSF UK, HOT, TRC  | San Francisco, CA | Summer 2016
Fieldwork and prototype fabrication to support investigation of how traditional landscape architectural elements such as planting, water features, and paving patterns might be applied to countersurveillance.

3D Printing Technical Assistant
Harvard GSD Fabrication Lab  | Cambridge, MA | Fall 2015 - Present
Consultation on rapid prototyping process and file preparation, file review, operation and maintenance of 3D printing equipment.

Research Assistant
BASE Landscape Architecture  | Berkeley, CA | Summer 2015
Research on policy and practice issues surrounding pesticides to support a talk at the ASLA 2015 National Conference. Design of graphics communicating this research and writing of an abstract that was published in WLA Magazine

Paul Lukez Architecture  | Boston, MA | 2014 - 2015
Research, design of graphics and diagrams, permit and construction drawing, digital study modeling, and conceptual rendering for residential, institutional, and urban scale projects.

Architectural Intern
WOJR  | Boston, MA | Spring 2014
Research, documentation, analysis, and drawing of a series of extra-architectural cultural artifacts -  including but not limited to African tribal masks - as they related to architectural design projects.

Fabrication Intern
Howeler + Yoon Architecture  | Boston, MA | Fall 2013


Art: 2D media, wood and metal working, mold making and casting, video production, animation (hand drawn, stop motion), digital fabrication (laser cutting, 3D printing, CNC routing)

Software: Adobe CS (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign), Rhino, Autodesk (AutoCAD, 3dsMax), Final Cut Pro, Dragonframe, some programming (Processing, HTML, CSS, MATLAB, Python)

Language: fluent English, good French, some Latin and Spanish, beginning Arabic, mangled Swahili