01/13 desigNYC 2013 Selection Jury
Gareth Mahon serves on this year's selection jury.
12/12 Landscape Architecture China Magazine
RKLA's Serviam Gardens project is featured in the December issue of LA China's Magazine.
11/12 Gardenista blogs RKLA!
Here and Here!
10/12 Pecha Kucha at the Van Alen Institute
Gareth Mahon presents "Serviam Gardens: Collaborative Design for Senior Housing" at Change Agents: Landscape Architects on the Innovation Forefront
10/12 Gareth Mahon guest lecture at NYIT
Gareth Mahon give a guest lecture on Environmental Site Planning at NYIT School of Architectuire and Design.
06/12 Naomi Drucker Joins RKLA
After two great internships over the last 12 months, Naomi Drucker becomes a fulltime member of the team.
05/12 Greening Communities Panel
As part of Landscape Architecture Month 2012, Robin Key presents Serviam Gardens and participates in a panel discussion entitled Greening Communites organized by the New York Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects.
04/12 The Gardens of Greenwich Village
Robin Key gives a talk and slideshow as part of the Greenwich Village Society for Historic Preservation's Spring Lecture Series. April 17, 2012
04/12 RKLA wins NYASLA Honor Award
RKLA's Serviam Gardens project wins a NYASLA Honor Award in the collaborative design category.
01/12 desigNYC | Fort Greene SNAP
Gareth Mahon is chosen as the project advisor for desigNYC's FG SNAP project.
12/11 DesigNYC Jury
Gareth Mahon participates on the desigNYC jury for the selection of 2012 projects in the Built Environment category.
10/11 Architecture for Humanity: Design Open Mic
Gareth Mahon presents Serviam Gardens at Architecture for Humanity's Design Open Mic at the Center for Architecture.
09/11 Enterprise Rose Architectural Fellowship Jury
Robin Key participates on the Enterprise Rose Architectural Fellowship jury for the selection of 2012 Fellows.
06/11 New York Rooftop Gardens
RKLA has two projects included in this great book of New York gardens by Charles De Vaivre.
04/11 Bard College Lecture
Gareth Mahon gives a lecture on Romantic Landscapes as part of the Contextualizing the Hudson River School Painters course given by Valerie Balint at Bard College.
11/10 GOOD Magazine on the Serviam Project
GOOD Magazine's blog -GOOD Design Daily - features an article on desigNYC and the Serviam Gardens Project.
07/10 desigNYC exhibit at The Pratt Manhattan Gallery
RKLA’s DesigNYC project is featured in the desigNYC exhibit currently on view at The Pratt Manhattan Gallery at 144 West 14th Street. The exhibit will run thru July 31st.
If you are unable to visit the exhibit you can view our documentary story on Vimeo.
04/10 Minds In the Gutter at the Museum of the City of New York
RKLA's entry Minetta Creek Revisited (pdf) is featured in the show and panel discussion at the Museum of the City of New York. The entry was submitted for the idea/design competition, Minds In the Gutter, which seeks to address stormwater management issues within New York City streets.
03/10 The East Hampton project is featured in Dwell Magazine
The April edition of Dwell magazine - Prefab Today - features an article on this prefab house and the property.
02/10 Robin Key on the Brian Lehrer Show
Robin discusses desigNYC and the Serviam Gardens Project on WNYC.
01/10 DesigNYC pilot pro bono project in the Bronx
RKLA has been selected to partner with Enterprise Community Partners and Fordham Bedford Housing Corporation on the design of the grounds at their Serviam Gardens project in the Bronx. The 243 unit project for low to medium income elderly residents has been designed by OCV architects.
01/10 Robin Key joins the board of the Olana Partnership
11/09 RKLA wins 2010 NY ASLA Design Award for Brooklyn Heights Townhouse project.
11/09 Gareth Mahon wins 2010 NY ASLA Design Award for the East River State Park (pdf) in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.
This unbuilt project was designed in collaboration with five other Landscape Architects and Architects.
06/09 LEED Credentials
Gareth Mahon is now a LEED Accredited Professional.
05/09 Women Owned Business Enterprise
RKLA is officially registered with the city of New York as a Women-owned Business Enterprise (WBE).
01/09 The Architect's Newspaper
RKLA is recognized in the "Best of 2008 Consultants" (pdf) in The Architect's Newspaper.