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The American Society of Landscape Architects Announces 2022

Washington, Oct. 03, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) today announced its 2022 Professional Awards. Twenty-eight Professional Award winners represent the highest level of achievement in the profession landscape architecture. All of the winners and their locations are listed below.

Juries representing a wide range of the profession, public and private sectors, and academia select the winners each year. The 28 winners were chosen from 506 entries.

The Professional Awards jury also selects a Landmark Award each year; This year’s Landmark Award celebrates Hargreaves Jones’ Crissy Field: An Enduring Transformation for the Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy. Crissy Field in San Francisco’s famed Presidio features restored coastal habitat, recreational amenities, and historic interpretation.

“The ASLA Professional Awards have recognized the most significant achievements of landscape architects nationwide for decades, and we congratulate this year’s winners for their extraordinary contributions to their communities and to the profession,” said ASLA President. ‘ASLA, Eugenia Martin, FASLA. “Many of this year’s winning projects aimed to reconnect communities to landscapes, illustrating the important role landscape architects play in creating places to live, work and play for communities.”

“These honorees highlight how landscape architects are solving some of the biggest challenges facing communities around the world,” said ASLA CEO Torey Carter-Conneen. “From fair community gathering spaces to fighting climate change, these winners represent the cutting edge of our industry.”

Beginning this year, the winners will be archived at the Library of Congress. Additionally, winners and their clients will be honored in person at the awards ceremony at the ASLA 2022 Landscape Architecture Conference in San Francisco, California, November 11-14. Media are invited to attend; please email for credentials. For more information, visit:

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General design

Excellence Award

Title: Downtown Palm Springs Park

Palm Springs, California


Honor Award

Title: From industrial wasteland to green anchor in the Place de l’Assemblée neighborhood

Somerville, Mass.


Honor Award

Title: West Pond: Living Shoreline

Brooklyn and Queens, New York

Dirtworks Landscape Architecture PC

Honor Award

Title: Riverfront Spokane

Spokane, Washington

Berger partnership

Honor Award

Title: 10,000 SUNS: Highway to Park Project

Providence, Rhode Island


Honor Award

Title: Domino Park

Brooklyn, New York

James Corner Field Operations

Honor Award

Title: The Embrace of a Community in Response to Tragedy, the January 8 Memorial and the El Presidio Park Vision Plan

Tucson, Arizona

Chee Salette, Tina Chee Landscape Studio

Urban Design

Excellence Award

Title: HOPE SF: Rebuilding Potrero

San Francisco, California

GLS Landscape | Architecture

Honor Award

Title: Midtown Park

Houston, TX

Design Workshop, Inc.

Honor Award

Title: Shirley Chisholm State Park

New York, New York

Michael Van Valkenburgh Partners

Honor Award

Title: Denny Regrade Campus

Seattle, WA

Site workshop

Residential design

Excellence Award

Title: Edwin M. Lee Apartments

San Francisco, California

GLS Landscape | Architecture

Honor Award

Title: Coast Ridge Residence

Portola Valley, California

Scott Lewis Landscape Architecture

Honor Award

Title: Quarry House

Park City, UT

Design Workshop, Inc.

Honor Award

Title: Crest Apartments, a Restorative Parallel to Supportive Housing

Van Nuys, California

Tina Chee Landscape Studio, SWA Group

Honor Award

Title: Shelter

Santa Cruz, California

Ground floor studio

Analysis and planning

Honor Award

Title: Connecting people and landscape: integrating cultural landscapes, climate resilience and growth management in the Netherlands

Beaufort County, South Carolina

Design Workshop, Inc.

Honor Award

Title: Moakley Park Resilience Plan

Boston, MA

Stoss landscape planning

Honor Award

Title: Setting the Stage: Restorative Justice on Portland’s Interstate 5

Portland, OR

ZGF Architects

Honor Award

Title: Reinventing Nature and Inclusion for Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City, UT

Design Workshop, Inc.

Honor Award

Title: Accelerating Rural Recovery and Resilience: The Pollocksville Community Footprint

Pollocksville, North Carolina

NC State University Coastal Dynamics Design Laboratory


Honor Award

Title: Talk Tree to Me: Facilitating Complex Conversation Around Trees in Detroit

Detroit, Michigan

Spackman Massop Michaels

Honor Award

Title: Miridae Mobile Nursery: Developing a Native Plant Community

Sacramento, California area


Honor Award

Title: Open Space Master Plan, New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA)

New York, New York

Grain Collective Landscape Architecture & Urban Design SARL

To research

Honor Award

Title: Curbing sediments: a proof of concept

The Ohio State University

Halina Steiner and Ryan Winston

Honor Award

Title: Soils without soil: an investigation of recycled color mixed glass in artificial soils

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania


Honor Award

Title: Grasslands of Alabama

Auburn, Alabama

Emily Knox, ASLA; and David Hill, ASLA

About ASLA and the ASLA Fund

Founded in 1899, the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) is the professional association for landscape architects in the United States, representing more than 15,000 members. ASLA’s mission: to empower our members to design a sustainable and equitable world through landscape architecture. ASLA Fund Mission: To invest in global, social and environmental change through the art and science of landscape architecture.

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