Who We Are

The Iowa State University Community Design Lab is a collaborative team of designers. Our backgrounds are in landscape architecture, architecture, visual art and food systems.

What We Do

The CDL partners with communities and organizations around the state of Iowa on projects geared at creating healthier communities through design.

Where We Work

We work with communities of all sizes on projects that range in scale from signage to community master plans. Follow the link to see some of the communities and organizations that we have had the pleasure of working with.  

Where We Are