Unknown Studio

Recognition

Selected awards & recognition.

2019

Selected Firm - The Walton Family Foundation’s Northwest Arkansas Design Excellence Program

Excellence in Mixed-Use Development, Essex Crossing - Phase 1, For the Park at Essex Crossing, New York, NY, Urban Land Institute New York. West 8 Landscape Architect of Record, Adriaan Geuze, Design Director, Claire Agre, Principal in Charge.

2018

Honor Award for East Haddam Mill, American Society of Landscape Architects CT Chapter (with Reed Hilderbrand).

Honor Award in General Design for Longwood’s Main Fountain Garden, American Society of Landscape Architects. Beyer Blinder Belle, Prime Consultant. West 8 Landscape Architect of Record, Adriaan Geuze, Design Director, Claire Agre, Principal in Charge.

Best Landscape Hardscape Urban Development Award for Longwood’s Main Fountain Garden, ENR MidAtlantic. Beyer Blinder Belle, Prime Consultant. West 8 Landscape Architect of Record, Adriaan Geuze, Design Director, Claire Agre, Principal in Charge.

Trumbauer Award for Longwood’s Main Fountain Garden, Institute of Classical Architecture & Art. Beyer Blinder Belle, Prime Consultant. West 8 Landscape Architect of Record, Adriaan Geuze, Design Director, Claire Agre, Principal in Charge.

Grand Jury Award for Longwood’s Main Fountain, Philadelphia Preservation Alliance Garden. Beyer Blinder Belle, Prime Consultant. West 8 Landscape Architect of Record, Adriaan Geuze, Design Director, Claire Agre, Principal in Charge.

Palladio Award for Longwood’s Main Fountain Garden, Traditional Building. Beyer Blinder Belle, Prime Consultant. West 8 Landscape Architect of Record, Adriaan Geuze, Design Director, Claire Agre, Principal in Charge.

Excellence in Concrete Award for Longwood’s Main Fountain Garden, the Decorative Concrete category, American Concrete Institute. Beyer Blinder Belle, Prime Consultant. West 8 Landscape Architect of Record, Adriaan Geuze, Design Director, Claire Agre, Principal in Charge.

2017

Construction Excellence Award for Longwood’s Main Fountain Garden, Delaware Contractor’s Association. Beyer Blinder Belle, Prime Consultant. West 8 Landscape Architect of Record, Adriaan Geuze, Design Director, Claire Agre, Principal in Charge.

Best of Design Awards for Outdoor Lighting, Main Fountain Garden, Architects Newspaper. Beyer Blinder Belle, Prime Consultant. West 8 Landscape Architect of Record, Adriaan Geuze, Design Director, Claire Agre, Principal in Charge.

Most Innovative Firm of the Year in the Architecture Sector, Fast Company. West 8 urban design & landscape architecture, pc. Adriaan Geuze, Design Director, Claire Agre, Principal in Charge.

Best New Urban Landscape for Governors Island, Municipal Art Society of New York. West 8 Landscape Architect of Record, Adriaan Geuze, Design Director, Claire Agre, Senior Landscape Architect.

Jury Winner in the Public Park Category for Governors Island, Architizer A+ Awards. West 8 Landscape Architect of Record, Adriaan Geuze, Design Director, Claire Agre, Senior Landscape Architect.

Claire Agre, Top 100 Influencers in Landscape Architecture and Design, Fixr.  

Honor Award in General Design for Governors Island, American Society of Landscape Architects NY Chapter. West 8 Landscape Architect of Record, Adriaan Geuze, Design Director, Claire Agre, Senior Landscape Architect.

AZ Awards Finalist in Public Landscape Category for Governors Island. West 8 Landscape Architect of Record, Adriaan Geuze, Design Director, Claire Agre, Senior Landscape Architect.

Merit Award, Boston Society of Landscape Architects, “Stone Acres Farm,” Analysis and Planning Category (with Reed Hilderbrand).

2016

The International Architecture Award for Phase 1 Governors Island Park & Public Space,  The Chicago Athenaeum and Metropolitan Arts Press Ltd. West 8 Landscape Architect of Record, Adriaan Geuze, Design Director, Claire Agre, Senior Landscape Architect.

Merit Award for The Giving Delta, American Society of Landscape Architects NY Chapter. Moffatt & Nichol, Prime Consultant. West 8 Landscape Architect of Record, Adriaan Geuze, Design Director, Claire Agre, Senior Landscape Architect.

Honor Award for Longwood Gardens Master Plan, American Society of Landscape Architects NY Chapter. West 8 Landscape Architect of Record, Adriaan Geuze, Design Director, Claire Agre, Senior Landscape Architect.

Honor Award for Governors Island Phase 1, American Society of Landscape Architects NY Chapter. West 8 Landscape Architect of Record, Adriaan Geuze, Design Director, Claire Agre, Senior Landscape Architect.2014

Award Winner, “Sites Built by Women New York City,” Landscape Category, for Governors Island Phase 1, Beverly Willis Foundation. West 8 Landscape Architect of Record, Adriaan Geuze, Design Director, Claire Agre, Senior Landscape Architect.

Honor Award, “Bigger Darby,” Analysis & Planning Category, student work taught by Nick Glase, American Society of Landscape Architects (with Knowlton School of Architecture / Ohio State University).

2013

Two-Star Certification, SITES, Pete V. Domenici Courthouse, (with Rios Clementi Hale Studios).

2012

First Place, Fort Mason Center Competition, San Francisco, CA. West 8 Landscape Architect of Record, Adriaan Geuze, Design Director, Nick Glase, Project Leader.

Honor Award for Governors Island Master Plan, American Society of Landscape Architects NY Chapter. West 8 Landscape Architect of Record, Adriaan Geuze, Design Director, Claire Agre, Senior Landscape Architect.

Honor Award for New Orleans Riverfront Master Plan, American Institute of Architects. Eskew Dumez Ripple, Prime Consultant. Hargreaves Associates Landscape Architect of Record, George Hargreaves, Design Director, Claire Agre, Project Leader.

2009

First Place, Seoul Station Redevelopment Competition (with Surface Design).

Team Finalist,’ Rising Currents Exhibition, MoMA New York (with Surface Design).

Best Green Product Award for ‘Project Frog Modular Classroom,’ Greenbuild (with Project Frog).

2008

Honor Award for New Orleans Riverfront Master Plan, American Society of Landscape Architects. Eskew Dumez Ripple, Prime Consultant. Hargreaves Associates Landscape Architect of Record, George Hargreaves, Design Director, Claire Agre, Project Leader.