December 15, 2016 - GGN is honored to announce that Lower Rainier Vista has received The Architect's Newspaper's Fourth Annual Best of Design Award in the category of Landscape>Public, which we celebrate with our collaborators at the University of Washington, KPFF Consulting Engineers - Seattle, Sellen Construction, Merlino Construction Inc., AEI/Pivotal Lighting Design, and Hilfiker Retaining Walls.
November 23, 2016 - The Landscape Architecture Foundation (LAF) 2016-2017 Board of Directors began its term at last month’s LAF Annual Board Meeting in New Orleans. Jennifer Guthrie of GGN became President, succeeding Kona Gray of EDSA. Adam Greenspan of PWP became President-Elect.
“The Landscape Architecture Foundation is completing a momentous year – LAF’s 50th anniversary, a successful Summit on Landscape Architecture and the Future, and the creation of The New Landscape Declaration. I am delighted to continue to work with the LAF board and staff, as President, to envision the next 50 years of the organization,” said Jennifer Guthrie.
November 9, 2016 - The Seattle Daily Journal of Commerce announced today that GGN has been awarded the 2016 Washington American Society of Landscape Architecture Honor Award for the Lower Rainier Vista and Pedestrian Bridge. “Nineteen projects won 2016 Professional Awards from the Washington Chapter American Society of Landscape Architects at a ceremony held recently at Januik|Novelty Hill Winery in Woodinville. There were 51 submissions for the awards, which honor excellence in landscape architecture design. The projects are by Washington-based landscape architects and can be located anywhere in the world.”