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ASLA Colorado Design Awards

Announcing the 2015 ASLACO Design Award Winners!

The 2015 ASLA Colorado Design Awards were announced at the Annual Awards Celebration on October 9, 2015 and are listed below.  Many thanks to the Washington chapter of ASLA for serving as the jury.  Congratulations to all the awards recipients.  The winning awards will be posted on the ASLA Colorado website during 2016 and the awards boards will be on public display at various venues throughout the year, they will also be featured in the 2016 Colorado Design Journal.  Award winners will receive instructions on ordering additional awards certificates soon.

President's Award of Excellence for Design
St. Patrick's Island - Civitas

President's Award of Excellence for Landmark
Blue River Walkway - Wenk & Associates

Honor Award for Landmark and Stewardship Award for Landmark
Shop Creek - Wenk & Associates

Merit Award for Flood Restoration
Big Elk Meadows Riparian Restoration - Great Ecology

Merit Award for Landmark
Cherry Creek Trail - Architerra Group

Merit Award for Research and Communication
Shaping Voyageurs - Mundus Bishop

Merit Award for Planning
Stanley Ranch Resort Sustainable Development Plan - ValleyCrest Design Group
The Garden in the Machine - Design Workshop
Blocks Sixtynine & Seventy: Recalibrating Salt Lake City's Urban Fabric- Design Workshop

Merit Award for Design
In Belated Tribute: The Southwestern Pennsylvania WWII Memorial - Design Workshop
Aspen Art Museum - Bluegreen
University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus - StudioINSITE
Cuatro Vientos Park - Stream Design
Urban Transformation:  Denver Botanical Garden - Mundus Bishop
Johnson Habitat Park - DHM Design
The Manitou Incline - Stream Design
Mushrif Central Park - ValleyCrest Design Group
North Embarcadero - Civitas
Fr8Scape Plaza PLD - PLOT Project

Volunteer of the Year
Neotha Leslie

Contractor/Supplier of the Year

Special Acknowledgements
We would also like to acknowledge our chapter members Mary Bates and Dennis Rubba as new Fellows of ASLA National.

Professional Design Awards Recognize Members' Exceptional Work for 2015

ASLA Colorado's annual awards ceremony showcases outstanding projects completed by ASLA Colorado members. Our winners prove each year that ASLA-designated landscape architects are simply the best at what they do.

Design over $500,000 Construction Budget

awardthumb_design1a_03_semperfidelisRecognizes constructed, site-specific works of landscape architectural design that have construction budgets over $500,000.

Design under $500,000 Construction Budget

awardthumb_design1b_01_stapletonvisitorRecognizes constructed, site-specific works of landscape architectural design that have construction budgets under $500,000.

Planning & Analysis

awardthumb_planning_01_jerusalemRecognizes the wide variety of professional activities that lead to, guide, or evaluate landscape architectural design.

Research & Communication

awardthumb_research_01_blueholeRecognizes work of accepted rigor relative to historical or technical research, providing evidence of examination of a problem, using recognized methods of research and arriving at supported and original findings of value to the profession.

Residential Design Over and Under $100,000 Construction Budget

awardthumb_residential_01_linescastlecreekRecognizes constructed, site-specific works of landscape architectural design that have been designed for individual residences that have construction budgets over $100k.

Residential Community Design

awardthumb_rescomm_02_laspalmasRecognizes development plans or projects that focus on community development and design through thoughtful planning.