Zoos: List of Projects
Cleveland Zoo: Master Development Plan
Cleveland, Ohio (John Swanson, Principal, Lead Designer while with Portico, Inc.; in Association with Lyons/Zaremba)

Honolulu Zoo: Master Plan

Honolulu, Hawaii (John Swanson, Principal while with Portico, Inc.) 


Los Angeles Zoo: Pachyderm Forest Exhibit

Los Angeles, California (John Swanson, Principal, Lead Concept Designer while with Portico, Inc.)


Miami Metro Zoo: Aviary

Miami, Florida (John Swanson, Principal, Lead Designer while with Portico, Inc.)


Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium: Clouded Leopard

Tacoma, Washington (John Swanson, Principal, Project Landscape Architect; Lee Roberts, Architectural Designer; Haley Nam, Landscape Exhibit Designer; Sue Nicol, Horticulturist)


Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium: Elephant Exhibit

Tacoma, Washington (John Swanson, Principal, Lead Designer while with Portico, Inc.) 


Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium, Master Plan Update

Tacoma, Washington (John Swanson, Principal, Lead Designer while with Portico, Inc.)


Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium: Red Wolf

Tacoma, Washington (John Swanson, Principal, Project Landscape Architect; Carly Mendelssohn, Interpretive & Architectural Designer; Haley Nam, Landscape Exhibit Designer; Sue Nicol, Horticulturist; Sherry Smith, Content Developer)


Sacramento Zoo: Master Plan

Sacramento, California (John Swanson, Principal, Lead Designer while with Portico, Inc. and as Sole Proprietor of Design Exhange)


Sacramento Zoo: African Elephant Complex

Sacramento, California (John Swanson, Principal while with Portico, Inc.)


San Francisco Zoo: Master Plan & Exhibits

San Francisco, California (John Swanson, Principal, Lead Designer while with Portico, Inc.) 


San Francisco Zoo: Indian Monsoon Elephant Exhibit

San Francisco, California (John Swanson, Principal, Lead Designer while with Portico, Inc. in Conjunction with Rhodes/Dahl)


Stanley Park Zoo: Master Plan

Vancouver, British Columbia (John Swanson, Principal, Lead Designer while with Portico, Inc.; and as Sole Proprietor of Design Exhange)


Woodland Park Zoo: Asian Primate Exhibit

Seattle, Washington (John Swanson, Lead Designer while with Jones & Jones)


Woodland Park Zoo: Jaguar Cove

Seattle, Washington (John Swanson, Principal, Lead Designer while with Portico, Inc.; Fred Redmon, Project Architect)


Woodland Park Zoo: Long-Range Plan & Development Guidelines

Seattle, Washington (John Swanson, Senior Associate, while with Jones & Jones)


Woodland Park Zoo: Renovation of Gorilla Exhibit

Seattle Washington (John Swanson, Principal, Project Landscape Architect; Kai Mikami, Project Architect)