2016 ASLA-NY Design Awards

ASLA-NY 2016 Design Awards Are Right Around the Corner!

The ASLA New York Chapter’s awards program will be calling for entries starting January 4, 2016. Organized by the Chapter Awards Committee, the ASLA-NY Chapter awards bolster local visibility, acknowledge and promote the work of our membership and publicly recognize excellence in landscape architecture. This year’s jury will be a multidisciplinary panel convened by a sister chapter of ASLA. jurors’ bios will be made available after awards are awarded. Awards will be presented formally at our annual reception on April 7, 2016 at the Center for Architecture.

2015 Honor Winner: Creating a World Apart: Longwood Gardens Physical Master Plan, West 8 Urban Design & Landscape Architecture P.C.

2015 Honor Winner: Creating a World Apart: Longwood Gardens Physical Master Plan by West 8 Urban Design & Landscape Architecture P.C.

CATEGORIES

  • General Landscape Architecture Design
  • Small Landscape Project Under $80,000
  • Residential Landscape Design
  • Collaborative Design Award, recognizing the collaboration between a landscape architect and allied professionals.
  • Analysis, Planning, Research and Communications
  • Un-built Projects

WHO CAN SUBMIT?

Landscape Architects registered in New You State are qualified to submit their work for a ASLA-NY award. In the case of multi-disciplinary partnerships or collaborations, at least one of the lead partners must be a registered New York Registered landscape Architect. ASLA-NY Chapter members receive a discount. If you are not a current member, you may apply for a national and chapter membership. Entries should either be designed by offices located in the State of New York OR be projects that are located in the State of New York.

WINNING ENTRIES RECEIVE

  • Awards certificates presented at the Chapter’s Annual Design Awards Event
  • Recognition on the Chapter’s website
  • Press releases sent to local media and design publications

AWARD DESCRIPTIONS
Honor Award: Recognizes superior professional accomplishment.
Merit Award: Recognizes excellence in professional accomplishment.

JURY: The Awards Committee has requested the assistance of a sister ASLA Chapter in convening an interdisciplinary jury comprising landscape architects and allied professionals.

SUBMITTAL FEES: ASLA-NY Members – $200

Non- ASLA-NY Members and Others – $300

Call for Entries will begin January 4.  Entries will be due no later than January 31 at 11:59PM.  Submitters are encouraged to register ahead of time to familiarize themselves with the system and allow for enough time to load their submissions prior to the deadline.

 

**HELPFUL HINT:  Make sure to have your work photographed now if you haven’t already. Great photos are key to winning submissions!