Robert Mihalik is a native New Yorker and an award-winning Landscape Architect. Leslie Newman is an Architect originally from the deep south but a diehard New Yorker at heart.
Bob and Les met in 1985 and discovered a shared passion for Design, Architecture, Fashion, Nature, Gardening and the Beach. Botanica was actually conceived on a beach on the island of Vieques, Puerto Rico and launched in Chelsea, the heart of the New York Flower Market in February 1987.
We listen, we synthesize, we translate, we create.
Each Client brings a unique set of parameters: branding, venue, budget, likes & dislikes. We succeed when the unique event we create is not only exactly what our client envisioned, but even more than ever imagined.