awards

2013

 

Public Design Comission of the City of New York

2012 Design Award

"Prototypical Sponge Park™ at Gowanus Canal"

Gowanus Canal Sponge Park™

Brooklyn, NY

 

National AIA

2013 Young Architects Award

Susannah C. Drake, AIA, ASLA

 

The Architectural League

Emerging Voices 2013

dlandstudio

 

 

2012

 

NYASLA

Small Landscape Project Merit Award

Willow Residence

 

 

2011

 

AIANY

Urban Design Honor Award 
MoMA Rising Currents: A New Urban Ground

New York, NY

 

 

2010


Chicago Athenaeum & European Centre for Architecture Art Design & Urban Studies

Good Design Award 
BQgreEn

Brooklyn, NY

 

National AIA

Honor Award, Regional and Urban Design 
Gowanus Canal Sponge Park™

Brooklyn, NY

 

National ASLA

Honor Award, Analysis and Planning
Gowanus Canal Sponge Park™

Brooklyn, NY

 

AIANY

Award of Merit, Urban Design
BQE Trench: Reconnection Strategies for Brownstone Brooklyn, Brooklyn, NY

 

 

2009

 

Chicago Athenaeum & European Centre for Architecture Art Design & Urban Studies

American Architecture Award
Gowanus Canal Sponge Park™

Brooklyn, NY

 

Brooklyn Bridge Park Conservancy

Emily Roebling Award
Pop-Up Park, Pier 1

Brooklyn, NY

 

AIANYS

Award of Merit, Unbuilt
Gowanus Canal Sponge Park™

Brooklyn, NY

 

BSA

Award for Urban Regeneration
Gowanus Canal Sponge Park™

Brooklyn, NY

 

2009 Green Dot Awards

Service Category, Honorable Mention
Gowanus Canal Sponge Park™

Brooklyn, NY

 

ASLA

Un-Built Works Merit Award
Gowanus Canal Sponge Park™

Brooklyn, NY

 

 

2007

 

ASLA

Un-Built Works Merit Award
Reconnection Strategies for Brownstone Brooklyn

Brooklyn Queens Expressway, NY

lectures

2013

 

“The Future of Zone A”

The Architectural League in collaboration with The Cooper Union

New York, NY

 

 

2012


USA Study Tour in France

French American Foundation

Paris, Nantes, Lyon, France

 

Congress for Urban Transformation

Flint Public Art Project

Flint, MI

 

“Resilient Urban Environments”

Cooper Union Faculty Lecture Series

New York, NY

 

“Highway Outfall Pod”

NYU Polytechnic Symposium

New York, NY

 

Haiti $300 House Workshop, Team Leader

Organized by Vijay Govindarajan Dartmouth College

Hanover, Nh

 

 

2011

 

"Redefining Better"

TEDx Brooklyn

Brooklyn, NY

 

“Infra-sutures”

WAT UNESCO

University of Montreal

Montreal, QC, Canada

 

Design Boost

Cooper-Hewitt

New York, NY

 

Lady Bird Johnson Lake Workshop, Invited Leader

University of Texas, Austin

Austin, TX

 

“VISION 2020: What Does It Mean for the Planning and Design of New York City’s Waterfront?”
APA Biennial Conference

Columbia University

New York, NY

 

“Glimpses of New York/Amsterdam 2040”
Center for Architecture

New York City, ARCAM, Amsterdam

 

“MoMA Rising Currents: A New Urban Ground”

IFLA

Zurich, Switzerland

 

 

2010

 

“The Future Waterfront & Funding for the NY-NJ Harbor”
Metropolitan Waterfront Alliance, Waterfront Conference

New York, NY

 

 

2009

 

“Retrofitting the Urban Landscape: Opportunities for ecological integration within existing urban infrastructure; from policy prescriptions to case studies.”

With Professor Denise Hoffman Brandt and Aron Koch from the Mayor’s Office of Sustainability

U.S. Green Building Council, Urban Green Expo,
Coordinator and Panelist,

New York, NY

 

"Water Challenges for Coastal Cities- From the Dutch Delta to New York Harbor, Designer for charrettes on the New York City Harbor"

H2O9 Forum
Jersey City, NJ

 

"New York City Department of City Planning’s Proposed Waterfront Zoning Revisions"
Peer reviewer for text amendment to the Waterfront Zoning Provisions of the 1993 Zoning Resolution
New York, NY

 

 

2008

 

Design for the 21st Century: High Performance Landscape Guidelines Peer Reviewer

Design Trust for Public Space and New York City Parks Department
New York, NY

 

 

2007

 

"Park Design for the 21st Century: Gowanus Canal Sponge Park"

Design Trust for Public Space
New York, NY

 

Governor's Island Competition Finalists Panel

Governors Island Panel Discussion
AIA Center for Architecture
New York, NY

 

 

2004

 

"Safe Spaces, Designing for Security & Civic Values"
ASLA Security Design Conference
New York, NY

 

exhibitions

2012

 

AIA Emerging Professionals Annual Exhibition, Washington D.C.

 

“Urban Intervention”

AIA Seattle Design Gallery

Seattle, WA


“From Gas Works Park to Pop-Up Park: Remanufacturing Public Space”

Seattle, WA

 

“New Urban Ground: A Sea-Level Rise Sleepover”

Hong Kong Shenzhen Bi-City Biennale of Urbanism

ARO and dlandstudio

Hong Kong & Shenzen, China

 

 

2011

 

“Glimpses of New York/Amsterdam 2040”

Center for Architecture

New York City, ARCAM, Amsterdam

 

“AIA NY Chapter Award Exhibition”

Center for Architecture

New York City, NY

 

 

2010

 

“Rising Currents: A New Urban Ground”

Museum of Modern Art

New York, NY

 

“AIA NY Chapter Award Exhibition”

Center for Architecture

New York City, NY

 

 

2010

 

“Ecotones”

Center for Architecture

New York City, NY