TCLF: Landslide® 2020: Women Take the Lead

The Cultural Landscape Foundation (TCLF) today released Landslide, its annual thematic report and exhibition about threatened and at-risk landscapes. Landslide 2020: Women Take the Lead, timed to the centennial of women’s right to vote, focuses on sites across the country designed by women (there are twelve entries, two of which include multiple sites). The sites in Landslide 2020: Women Take the Lead represent achievements by women during the course of the twentieth century. View press release here The twelve Landslide 2020 sites are representative of a much larger story. […]

Anova 2021 LARE Grant Competition: Open for Submissions

Current licensed professional landscape architects can submit unlimited nominations of any individuals who meet the following two requirements: eligible candidates must have an LAAB-accredited degree in landscape architecture, and meet the state board requirements. Click here to view individual state requirements for eligibility. Nominators should confirm the nominee is ready to take the exam. [email protected] Nomination will be accepted until 12:00pm PST on  November 13th 2020 CLICK HERE  for Nomination form

TCLF’s Sixteenth Annual Silent Auction Goes Online

Register Now for The Cultural Landscape Founda tion’s (TCLF) Sixteenth Annual Silent Auction, being held exclusively online for the first time. Bidding will run September 21 – October 5 and will feature dozens of works of art created by landscape architects, architects, artists, photographers, and others. This year’s auction includes works by Lawrence Halprin, Amy Lamb, Cindy Sherman, and Elyn Zimmerman. More information and registration here  

Entries Open 9/7 for 2020 AIANY + ASLANY Transportation + Infrastructure Design Excellence Awards

The New York chapters of the AIA and ASLA organize an annual awards program to celebrate design excellence in transportation and infrastructure architecture. The AIANY + ASLANY Transportation + Infrastructure Design Excellence Awards recognizes built and unbuilt projects for their design, innovation, and impact. Projects reflecting the partnership’s commitment to sustainability, community engagement, social equity, and civic architecture will be celebrated. The awards program, subsequent publications, and events will raise awareness about the critical role that well-designed infrastructure plays in […]

ADVOCACY ALERT: MAS Fight for Light

More information about Fight for Light can be found here, and the link to MAS’s Bright Ideas report is here.

New York State Board for Landscape Architecture Extends Online CEU approvals

In response to the evolving situation with COVID-19, the New York State Board of Education has extended continuing education (CE) self-study to those licensees who registrations are due to renew through May 1, 2021 to complete up to 100% of the CE requirements as self-study, provided the CE is taken from a Department-approved provider.  For further information and complete requirements, please visit the OP website at   http://www.op.nysed.gov/COVID-19.html#COED

2020 ASLA-NY Election Results

ASLA-NY is pleased to announce the results of our 2020 elections. We are thrilled to welcome back our continuing Board Members and Trustee and excited for what the future holds with our new faces!  Thank you to our outgoing Board Members and the contributions you have made to our Chapter, we are extremely fortunate for your service.   President-elect:  Carl Carlson Trustee:  Jennifer Nitzky Treasurer:  David Russo   In-coming / continuing Board Members: Wendy Andringa Suzanne Greene Matt Houser Nick […]

ASLA-NY 2020 Scholarship Winners

Sarah Dornner, MLA Class of 2020 – 2020 ASLA NY Chapter Honor Award Sarah Dornner grew up in California at the edge of the Mojave Desert. She holds a BA in Art from UCLA and an MFA in Sculpture from Yale University. She received a Master of Landscape Architecture in 2020 from the City College of New York. She hopes to bring artful design solutions to a diverse public realm while creating more robust urban ecosystems that preserve biodiversity in […]

Press Release: ASLA Announces 2020 Honors

AMERICAN SOCIETY OF LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTS, NEW YORK (ASLA-NY) ANNOUNCES 2020 ASLA HONORS RECIPIENTS Download PDF Version Annual Program Recognizes Excellence in the Practice of Landscape Architecture New York, New York (June 25, 2020) – The American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) has announced the 2020 Honors and Medals recipients. Selected by ASLA’s Board of Trustees, the honors represent the highest recognition ASLA bestows each year. Medals will be presented to recipients at the ASLA Conference on Landscape Architecture in October. […]

Black Lives Matter

ASLA-NY… stands against systemic racism and violence towards people of color stands against racial injustice and inequality stands to amplify black voices stands firmly committed to taking action We understand that actions are critically necessary to make change.  Landscapes play a vital role in society and there are many opportunities in our profession for us to build an equitable community.  There is much work to be done.  We welcome your thoughts and participation within our committees as we work towards […]

2020 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 for the New York Chapter include three […]