Thomas Chapman

Computational Design Lead

Thomas is a Computational Designer whose work explores the intersection of design and programming. With a formal education in Landscape Architecture (BDes, MLA), Thomas brings a rare mix of practical industry and advanced technical knowledge that he uses to lead design into a data-backed future. Thomas creates digital design solutions that enhance quality outcomes for designer and client, fuelled by his passion for collaborative tool building and the augmentation of the modern professional. Thomas is the founder of LandArchTools, a vertically targeted Rhino addon for Landscape Architects – used globally within the Landscape Architectural Profession – and is an international leader in computational design within Landscape Architecture. Thomas regularly speaks at industry events and seminars and teaches the next generation of Landscape Architects at RMIT foundational computational methods.


  • Parametric Design
  • Detail Design
  • Workflow development
  • Tool development
  • Programming


  • Master of Landscape Architecture
  • Bachelor of Design


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