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©2019 by Maryland Chapter - American Society of Landscape Architects

2018 MDASLA Awards

The intent of the Annual Maryland ASLA Awards Program is to encourage professional excellence in Maryland and the Washington Metropolitan Area by recognizing significant completed as well as un‐built Landscape Architectural projects. The objective is to bring public attention to the outstanding services of landscape architects by honoring them with professional awards for projects that demonstrate a superior quality of design and execution.

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Award of Excellence

This award was created to recognize outstanding contributions to the field of landscape architecture by our members.  They can be for lifetime achievement, service, knowledge, research or any other related subject the MDASLA executive committee chooses to honor.

Carol Macht

Award of Excellence​

Spencer Ellis Award

The Maryland Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects established the Spencer Ellis Award to honor the service of Spencer P. Ellis to the environment. His career in landscape architecture included work at the Dept. of Natural Resources, Md. State Forests and Parks, the Federal Land and Water Conservation Fund, and, important to today's occasion, Program Open Space.  The award is given annually to a program or organization that has made a significant contribution to the preservation ​and conservation of the local environment in Maryland.

Neighborhood Design Center

Spencer Ellis Award

General Design

Recognizes site specific works of landscape architecture or urban design. Professional entries in this category must be built. 

Greenbriar Local Park

Potomac, Maryland

Hord Coplan Macht

Presidential Award of Excellence​

San Martin Drive
Pedestrian Improvements

Baltimore, Maryland

Ayers Saint Gross

Honor Award

The Promenade
at the Metropolitan

Columbia, Maryland

Design Collective, Inc.

Merit Award​

Remington Renissance

Baltimore, Maryland

Floura Teeter Landscape Architects

Merit Award​

Eager Park

Baltimore, Maryland

Mahan Rykiel Associates

Merit Award​

Residential Design

Recognizes site specific works of landscape architecture or urban design. Professional entries in this category must be built. 

The Perry

Potomac, Maryland

LSG Landscape Architecture

Honor Award​

Piper-Tuttle Residence

Chestertown, Maryland

South Fork Studio
Landscape Architecture

Merit Award​

Research

Recognizes site specific works of landscape architecture or urban design. Professional entries in this category must be built. 

Project Birdland

Baltimore, Maryland

Mahan Rykiel Associates

Traveling Award for Innovative Excellence

Port of Baltimore:
Design with Dredge

Baltimore, Maryland

Mahan Rykiel Associates

Merit Award

Analysis + Planning

Recognizes the wide variety of professional activities that lead to, guide, and evaluate landscape architecture design. Entries in this category are not required to be built or implemented

Purdue Innovation District
Master Plan

West Lafayette, Indiana

Ayers Saint Gross

Honor Award​

National Aquarium
Waterfront Campus Plan

Baltimore, Maryland

Ayers Saint Gross

Honor Award​