The concept of “shinrin-yoku” means “forest bathing” and this project focused on how we could use a maturing woods to create a low-maintenance landscape with power.
Small Space Gardeners Retreat
This installation is a Gardener’s paradise. Starting as a blank slate after a house remodel in 2016, this phased installation started in the backyard, making the most out of a tiny space.
The 2020 “Social Distanced” Patio
Utilizing an unused driveway in front of an additional garage, this patio has a unique finish with larger scale wet finish pavers, large scale planters that we design and built...
St Paul Tea House
Having a client ask, “Can you do a tea house?” was a dream come true. Our fieldStudio team loves new challenges in wood and metal and this one really gave us a chance to have fun.
Shades of Blue
The steep front slope of this small Kenny neighborhood house makes walkers stop and marvel while the bees buzz from flower to flower.
Having It All
This tiny Minneapolis backyard has everything the client wanted: patio, deck, firepit, raised vegetable garden and doggie pooh area. The best thing is that it is extremely low-maintenance which fits their busy life-style.
Another full-yard project completed in phases. The first phase was completed after a home renovation completed by Otogawa Anschel. The hot backyard includes a bluestone patio with pergola surrounded by rich plantings...
Highpoint Center for Printmaking
One of our signature projects, this surprising urban landscape is hidden in the back parking lot of High Point Center for Print Making. The project was designed together with artist, Kinji Akagawa...
This was an unused, patch of dead grass for a multi-unit brownstone in Uptown Minneapolis. The installation incorporates a permeable patio installed over an underground catchment area. Trees give the space a...
With three horticulturalists on staff, we take great pride in our plant selections and combinations. We source plants from a variety of local sources and have developed our plant palette over many...
One of our great prides is stone work. We have strong beliefs about how a stone wall should be built – with a variety of sizes and using stones to block any...
All gardens are helped with structure to break up spaces and provide privacy and shelter. A pergola standing over a bluestone patio creates an instant outdoor room. A series of trellises can...
Patios and Walkways
A patio is perfect for table and chairs, but more and more people are just putting a lounge, two chairs and a table for an “outdoor living room.” Or maybe a secondary...
We Help Homeowners Get the Most From Limited Outdoor Space
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Since 2005, Field Outdoor Spaces has helped urban Minneapolis and St Paul homeowners get the most from their limited outdoor spaces. We design and build dynamic and high-impact landscapes that are easy to care for.