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 […]

PRESS RELEASE: ASLA-NY Announces New ASLA Fellows

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For more information contact: American Society of Landscape Architects, New York Diane Sferrazza Katz, Executive Director, [email protected] Download digital press release AMERICAN SOCIETY OF LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTS, NEW YORK (ASLA-NY) ANNOUNCES 2021 ASLA FELLOW RECIPIENTS Annual Program Recognizes Excellence in the Practice of Landscape Architecture New York, New York (June 15, 2021) – The American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) has announced the 2021 Fellow recipients and we are thrilled to celebrate the elevation of three (3) of […]

Happy PRIDE Month!

June is LGBTQIA Pride Month   Join ASLA-NY as we celebrate LGBTQIA Pride Month! Stop by this page throughout the month as we add more content. Have suggestions of items to add to our list? Email us at [email protected] Happy Pride! Learn: OLIN Labs: PrideScapes Summer Speaker Series OLIN Labs is hosting a virtual three-part panel series that coincides with Pride month and invites critical conversations between landscape architects, designers, urban planners, artists, and historic preservationists working on LGBTQ+ discourse […]

Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month

Join ASLA-NY as we celebrate Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month! Stop by this page throughout the month as we add content every week including new additions to our Member Spotlight Series. Learn: The Asian / Pacific American Heritage Web portal is a collaborative project of the Library of Congress and the National Archives and Records Administration, National Endowment for the Humanities, National Gallery of Art, National Park Service, Smithsonian Institution and United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. https://asianpacificheritage.gov/ National […]

ASLA-NY Elections Call for Nominations

ANNOUNCING THE 2021 ASLA-NY CALL FOR NOMINATIONS!   Are you interested in getting more involved in your profession by joining the Executive Board of the New York Chapter of ASLA? Being part of the Board is a great way to promote the field of Landscape Architecture and support the professional community by guiding the direction of your chapter, developing great relationships with other Landscape Architects and impacting the future of the profession in the New York metro area.    Open positions […]

ASLA Teams Up With EARTHDAY.ORG for The Great Global Cleanup 2021

                     FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:     ASLA Teams Up With EARTHDAY.ORG for The Great Global Cleanup 2021 During World Landscape Architecture Month   Washington, D.C. [March 22, 2021] — As part of this year’s World Landscape Architecture Month celebration in April, the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) is teaming up with EARTHDAY.ORG to sponsor The Great Global Cleanup 2021.    Throughout the month of April, ASLA members will join together to organize and execute local cleanup projects as part of The Great Global Cleanup’s third […]

ASLA-NY Stands In Solidarity With Asian And Pacific Islanders

ASLA-NY stands against racism, violence and hatred toward Asian, Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) communities. We are outraged by the tragic mass shooting of 8 people, including 6 Asian American women, and the increase in violent attacks on Asian and AAPI communities in recent months. We support our Asian and AAPI members in this time of grief and are committed to taking action. While this tragic event has occurred in a privately owned spa, we know that many hate […]

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

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