Design Workshop Wins Two National ASLA Awards

DENVER--()--The American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) announced the winners of the 2014 Professional Awards. The awards honor top public, commercial, residential, institutional, planning, communications and research projects from across the U.S. and around the world.

Design Workshop was honored to receive two professional awards in the following categories:

Analysis & Planning Category: Honor Award

Devastation to Resilience: The Houston Arboretum & Nature Center
Design Workshop and Reed Hilderbrand
Houston, Texas

Research Category: Award of Excellence

Finding Connections in the Outdoors to Youth and Families
Design Workshop
Great Outdoors Colorado and Larimer County, Colorado

Since 2010, Design Workshop has been honored with 10 ASLA National Awards. Previous awards include the Landscape Architecture Medal of Excellence, four National Honor Awards in Residential Design, three National Honor Awards of Excellence in Analysis and Planning and the National Award of Excellence in Analysis and Planning.

“We are honored to be recognized by ASLA for Design Workshop’s work again this year. Knowing the caliber of competition present every year at ASLA, we are always delighted to be recognized by the organization.” – noted Design Workshop President, Rebecca Leonard

The October issue of Landscape Architecture Magazine (LAM) features the winning projects and is available online for free viewing. The awards will be presented at the ASLA Annual Meeting and EXPO in Denver on Monday, November 24, at the Colorado Convention Center. ASLA will present the 34 professional awards that were selected from more than 600 entries. A complete list of the awards, their criteria, project information and images can be viewed at:

About Design Workshop

Founded in 1969, Design Workshop has been recognized with nearly 300 prestigious awards for their work in community planning, new communities, urban centers and mixed-use resorts, public parks, golf courses and residences. The firm’s philosophy challenges staff and their clients to equally merge artistic vision, environmental sensitivity, community values and sound economics to create unique places that stand the test of time. They refer to this approach as DW Legacy Design®. For more information, please visit


Design Workshop, Inc.
Jay Sabatini, 303-623-5186

Release Summary

Design Workshop wins two national American Society of Landscape Architecture (ASLA) awards honoring the top projects from across the U.S. and around the world.


Design Workshop, Inc.
Jay Sabatini, 303-623-5186