Omni Workshop™ is a landscape architecture studio that studies and employs methods in resiliency. The design team focuses on connecting nature and people, adding meaning to how landscapes function and thrive, and improving everyday life.


The practice is underpinned by the premise that design is a discovery through collaboration. The team strategically works across disciplines to explore, analyze, and realize collective visions.

By working hand-in-hand with Omni Innovation, Omni Construction, and Omni Stewardship, Omni Workshop's design visions are delivered on budget with increased accountability. 


Omni Workshop is devoted to providing exemplary personal service and attention to solve specific challenges on projects of all scales. From residential gardens to re-visioning the Chicago River’s edge, Omni Workshop creates lasting, high quality design for all to experience.


Michael Skowlund

Director, Omni Workshop

Michael is a professional Landscape Architect with more than 15 years of experience. His award-winning career is marked by designing with landscape as a tool, employing the built environment to reinforce stewardship and social responsibility.

Michael underscores his work with a consistent attention to the integration of land and architecture. With ideals of restraint, elegance and simplicity, Michael strives to achieve a timeless design for each project.