Entries by ASLA-NY Director

ASLA-NY Announces 2021 Design Award Winners

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For more information contact: American Society of Landscape Architects, New York ​Diane Sferrazza Katz, Executive Director 212-269-2984 Download digital press release AMERICAN SOCIETY OF LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTS, NEW YORK (ASLA-NY) ANNOUNCES 2021 DESIGN AWARDS RECIPIENTS Annual Program Recognizes Excellence in the Practice of Landscape Architecture New York,  New York (August 30, 2021) – The American Society of Landscape Architects, New York (ASLA-NY), the New York City chapter of the national professional organization representing landscape architects, today announced the […]

NYC Parks Budget Restored!

Last week, the Mayor and New York City Council passed the FY22 budget.  The Natural Areas Conservancy announced that the NYC Parks’ budget has been restored to 2020 budget levels — including $8 million for nature and resiliency! The Conservancy thanks NY4Parks outreach, together with the Play Fair coalition they gave voice to New York City’s parks and natural areas. All of the Play Fair asks were funded through the full fiscal year — and the $8 million in funding […]

Anova Grant Competition Now Open!

HOPE. Tell us a story about what gives you hope for the future. It can be an idea, a place, a person, or an object. Shoot a video telling your story of hope, and write a statement in 200 words or less that adds to your video story telling. Submit your entry and you could win a $2,000 grant to fund your participation in the 2021 ASLA Conference on Landscape Architecture in Nashville. Up to 13 grants will be awarded. CLICK HERE to submit

A Special Message from our ASLA-NY President

Dear ASLA-NY Members and Friends,   I have had the great honor and privilege of being elected and serving as your President for these last ten months. Even as I was running for office, I did not fathom the year that lay ahead. I moved in with my partner at the top of the year, just finished assembling our IKEA closet masterpiece, when suddenly our bedroom became my office, our frisky feline Mishka entertaining unsuspecting viewers with his unchoreographed video-conference cameos!     […]

2021 ASLA Conference on Landscape Architecture Call for Presentations

Deadline: February 24, 2021 at 11:59 PM PT. OVERVIEW The American Society of Landscape Architects is currently accepting proposals for the 2021 Conference on Landscape Architecture in Nashville, Tennessee, November 19-22, 2021. The ASLA Conference on Landscape Architecture is the largest gathering of landscape architects and allied professionals in the world—all coming together to learn, celebrate, build relationships, and strengthen the bonds of our incredibly varied professional community. We are looking for education proposals that will help to drive change […]

Winners Announced: 2020 AIANY, ASLANY T+I Design Excellence Awards

The AIANY, ASLANY  Transportation + Infrastructure Design Excellence Awards recognize exceptional design in infrastructure. The awards program is open to registered architects, landscape architects, and planners. Built and unbuilt projects will be reviewed for their innovative design approaches to transportation and infrastructure. AIANY + ASLANY will recognize projects that reflect a commitment to sustainability, community engagement, and civic architecture. CLICK HERE to see the winning projects

2021 Design Awards

DESIGN AWARDS ANNOUNCEMENT: SUBMISSION PERIOD & CEREMONY POSTPONED!     ASLA-NY values our annual awards program and its ability to highlight the tremendous projects happening in New York and the work of our amazing New York firms.    In an effort to enable wider practice participation and to have our design awards reflect the diversity of our profession, ASLA-NY feels it is important to make some changes to our program and submission requirements. Stay tuned for more information, as well as an announcement as to […]