AWARDS

2019

Hong Kong Institute of Urban Design (HKIUD) Merit Award, Built Project: Tsim Sha Tsui Waterfront Revitalization – Avenue of Stars

MIPIM Asia Awards, Finalist, Best Urban Regeneration Project: Tsim Sha Tsui Waterfront Revitalization

APA California Chapter Northern, Award of Excellence, Urban Design: Pier 70

Innovation by Design Awards, Honorable Mention, Spaces, Places, and Cities: Domino Park

Cityscape Awards for Emerging Markets, Finalist, Sustainability: Tsim Sha Tsui Waterfront Revitalization

ULI Global Award for Excellence: Cornell Tech Campus Framework Plan & Phase I Site Development

NYCxDESIGN Awards, Honoree, NYC’s Shining Moment: Domino Park

The Chicago Athenaeum, American Architectural Awards: Pier 17

Architizer A+ Awards, Special Mention, Landscape & Planning – Urban & Masterplans: Tsim Sha Tsui Waterfront Revitalization

Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce Building Brooklyn Open Space Award: Domino Park

World Architecture Festival Awards, Finalist: Tsim Sha Tsui Waterfront Revitalization – Avenue of Stars and Salisbury Garden

Wayfinding, Urban and Civic, SEGD Global Design Awards, Merit Award: Nicollet Mall

ASLA PA-DE Merit Award: Navy Pier

Urban Land Institute (ULI) New York Award for Excellence in Institutional Development: Columbia University Manhattanville Campus, Phase 1

ASLA-NY Award of Excellence: Domino Park

MASterworks Award for Best New Urban Amenity: Domino Park

AIA Regional & Urban Design Award: Shelby Farms Park

 

2018

ASLA Honor Award: Tongva Park and Ken Genser Square

Regional Plan Association Transformative Project of the Year: Domino Park

HKILA Gold Award: Tsim Sha Tsui Waterfront Revitalization – Salisbury Garden

HKILA Merit Award: Tsim Sha Tsui Waterfront Revitalization – Avenue of Stars

APA Award for Excellence for Landscape Design: Cornell Tech Campus

APA Great Places in America: Public Square, Cleveland

Hong Kong Institute of Urban Design (HKIUD) Merit Award, Built Project: Tsim Sha Tsui Waterfront Revitalization – Salisbury Garden

Hong Kong Institute of Urban Design (HKIUD) Merit Award, Plan & Concept: Tsim Sha Tsui Waterfront Revitalization – Avenue of Stars

ENR Midwest Award of Merit: Nicollet Mall Redesign and Reconstruction

Minnesota Department of Transportation Concrete Paving Panel Merit Award: Nicollet Mall

NYC Public Design Commission Excellence of Design Award: Cornell Tech Executive Education Center

 

2017

Chicago Design Awards, Gold Winner, Architecture Mixed-Use: Navy Pier

Open House New York, Inaugural Open City Award: Cornell Tech Campus

ASLA Honor Award: Elliott Bay Seawall Replacement Project

Architizer A+ Awards, Finalist, Public Park: Cleveland Public Square

Architizer A+ Awards, Finalist, Architecture + Sustainability: Navy Pier South Dock and Polk Bros. Fountain

Architizer A+ Awards, Finalist, Architecture + Urban Transformation: Cleveland Public Square

ASLA | NY Honor Award: Navy Pier South Dock and Polk Bros. Plaza

ACEC Engineering Excellence Awards, Platinum Award: Elliott Bay Seawall

 

2016

The Chicago Athenaeum, American Architectural Awards: Tongva Park and Ken Genser Square

NYC Public Design Commission, Design Award: High Line Spur & High Line Passage

ULI Philadelphia's Annual Willard G. Rouse lll Award for Excellence: Navy Yards Central Green

ASLA | NY Honor Award: The Underline Master Plan

ASLA | NY Merit Award: Navy Yards Central Green

Architizer A+ Awards, People's Choice, Landscape & Planning | Public Park: Navy Yards Central Green

 

2015

APA National Planning Achievement Award: Tongva Park and Ken Genser Square

ULI Award Finalist: Tongva Park and Ken Genser Square

MIPIM Awards, Special Jury Award: South Park Plaza at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

ASLA NY Honor Award: High Line at the Rail Yards

Open Space Alliance for North Brooklyn Design Award: Domino Sugar Factory and Greenpoint Landing

Architizer A+ Awards, People’s Choice: High Line at the Rail Yards

Architizer A+ Awards, Landscape & Planning | Public Park: Tongva Park

 

2014

AIA | New York State Award of Excellence, Unbuilt Category: Museum of Contemporary Art, Detroit, MI, with Rice + Lipka Architects

AIA|CC Urban Design, Honor Award: Tongva Park and Ken Genser Square

AIA|LA Honor Award: Tongva Park and Ken Genser Square

Westside Urban Forum’s “Westside Prize” Design Award, Open Space Category: Tongva Park and Ken Genser Square, 2014

State of California’s “Assembly” Prize: Tongva Park and Ken Genser Square

Public Design Commission of the City of New York, Award for Excellence in Design: Cornell Tech’s First Academy

Building, Landscape Design surrounding the FAB Building: Roosevelt Island

APA Los Angeles Award of Excellence: Tongva Park and Ken Genser Square

Design Build Institute of America Award: Tongva Park and Ken Genser Square

American Public Works Association’s Public Works Project of the Year: Tongva Park and Ken Genser Square

ASLA New York Merit Award: Tongva Park and Ken Genser Square

City Parks Alliance, Frontline Parks Award: Tongva Park and Ken Genser Square

Los Angeles Architectural Award, Landscape Architecture | Public Open Space category: Tongva Park and Ken Genser Square

Westside Urban Forum, Open Space Design Award: Tongva Park and Ken Genser Square

Sunset Magazine, Best of the West: Tongva Park and Ken Genser Square


2013

ASLA Honor Award: High Line, Section 2

ASLA Honor Award: Seattle Central Waterfront

NYC Public Design Commission, Excellence in Design Award for Green Infrastructure: Muscota Marsh

B.E.S.T. Project Award, Southern California American Public Works Association: Tongva Park and Ken Genser Square

Architectural Review Future Project Award Old + New: High Line

 

2012

APA National Planning Achievement Award for Urban Design: High Line

SARANY Visionary Landscape Award: High Line

 

2011

AIANY Merit Award: Qianhai Water City

 

2010

National Design Award

ASLA Honor Award: High Line, Section 1

AIA Urban Design Honor Award: High Line

D&AD Black Pencil Award: High Line

Wallpaper* Life-Enhancer of the Year Award: High Line

New York Landmarks Conservancy Lucy G. Moses Preservation Project Award: High Line

 

2009 and earlier

Finalist, National Design Award, 2007

Time Magazine “Ten Most Influential Designers,” 2007

New York City Art Commission Award, Excellence in Design: High Line, 2005

American Academy of Arts and Letters, Award in Architecture, 2004

Esquire Magazine Best and Brightest Award, 2002

Daimler-Chrysler Design Award for Innovation in Design, 2000

Architectural League of New York Design Award, 2000

AIA International Book of the Year Award: Taking Measures Across the American Landscape, 1997

ASLA Honor Award: Taking Measures Across the American Landscape, 1997

George Holmes-Perkins Award, Graduate School of Fine Arts, University of Pennsylvania for Distinguished Teaching and Innovation in Methods of Instruction, 1995

 

COMPETITIONS

First Prize, New Presidio Parklands, San Francisco, CA, 2014

First Prize, Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN, 2013

First Prize, Navy Pier Pierscape, Chicago, IL, 2012

First Prize, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, South Park, London, England, 2011

First Prize, Planning of the Qianhai Region of Shenzhen, China, 2010

First Prize, Memphis Shelby Farms Park Competition, Memphis, TN, 2008

First Prize, Paterson Great Falls Park Competition, 2006

First Prize, Syracuse Connective Corridor Competition, 2006

First Prize, Chuncheon Urban Redevelopment and Open Space Design Competition, Korea, 2006

First Prize, Guggenheim Museum + Arts Park Design Competition, Guadalajara, 2005

First Prize, High Line Design Competition, New York, NY 2004

First Prize, Hengchun Botanical Garden Competition, Taiwan, 2004

First Prize, Fresh Kills Landfill to Landscape Design Competition, New York, NY 2001

First Prize, Arroyo Parkway, Pasadena, CA, 2001

First Prize, French Embassy Garden Competition, New York, NY, 2000

First Prize, Greenport Harborfront Park Design Competition, New York, NY, 1996