OvS Wins Four AIA DC Awards in 2015

OvS Wins Four AIA DC Awards in 2015

Senior Associate Stacilyn Feldman Presents at ASLA Meeting

Senior Associate Stacilyn Feldman Presents at ASLA Meeting

OvS employees participate in activities of the American Society for Landscape Architects throughout the year, and the Annual Expo and Meeting in Chicago gave Senior Associate Stacilyn Feldman the opportunity to advise those who will soon sit for the Landscape Architect Registration Examination (LARE).

Full House for Spotlight on Design

Full House for Spotlight on Design

A packed house filled greeted OvS Principals Lisa Delplace, Sheila Brady and Eric Groft when they took the stage in the Great Hall of the National Building Museum Thursday, December 3. More than 150 clients, architects, planners, photographers, developers and fellow landscape architects attended the Spotlight on Design panel about the firm.

OvS Highlighted in Autumn Issue of Garden Design

OvS Highlighted in Autumn Issue of Garden Design

Oehme, van Sweden & Associates and Principals Sheila Brady, Lisa Delplace and Eric Groft were profiled in the Autumn  2015 issue of Garden Design. The Designer Portfolio feature included more than 37 full-color images of the firms most celebrated gardens.

Principals to Examine OvS’s Future and Past in National Building Museum Panel Discussion

Principals Discuss OvS Future and Past at National Building Museum Panel Discussion

OvS Principals Sheila Brady, Lisa Delplace and Eric Groft will participate in a panel discussion at the National Building Museum on December 3, 2015, from 6:30 to 8 PM. Spotlight on Design: Oehme, van Sweden will provide an inside view on the firm’s legacy and present successes.

OvS Highlighted in Autumn Issue of Garden Design

OvS Highlighted in Autumn Issue of Garden Design

Oehme, van Sweden & Associates and Principals Sheila Brady, Lisa Delplace and Eric Groft were profiled in the Autumn  2015 issue of Garden Design. The Designer Portfolio feature included more than 37 full-color images of the firms most celebrated gardens.

Opening Night of The New American Garden at National Building Museum

Opening Night of The New American Garden at National Building Museum

The evening of October 15, 2015 was a momentous night for OvS. The firm was celebrated in the exhibition “The New American Garden: The Landscape Architecture of Oehme, van Sweden” in the National Building Museum’s largest monographic display in its history, and a festive reception. The exhibition tells the story of Founding Partners Wolfgang Oehme and Jim van Sweden through archival materials, photographs and inspirational artwork from the firm’s 40 year history, and runs through April 2016. More than 150 guests, including former clients, friends, employees, and the staff of The Cultural Landscape Foundation, the co-sponsor of the exhibition, enjoyed good company and conversation as they stood beside the museum’s four colossal Corinthian columns—among the tallest classical columns in the world.

Eric Attends UVa Dean’s Forum at Barboursville Vineyard

Eric Attends UVa Dean’s Forum at Barboursville Vineyard

The annual University of Virginia School of Architecture Dean’s Forum Dinner was held Saturday, September 26 at Barboursville Vineyards in Orange County, Virginia.  Barboursville, home of Governor Haley Barbour, was designed by Thomas Jefferson in his traditional Neo-classic style.

Eric Groft Lectures at the 2015 Perennial Plant Symposium

Eric Groft Lectures at the 2015 Perennial Plant Symposium

 

Oehme, van Sweden Receives Canopy Award

Oehme, van Sweden Receives Canopy Award

OvS attended the Casey Trees Canopy Awards on April 23, where they received the 2015 Award for Design for the Martin Luther King, Junior Memorial.