AWARDS + HONORS

Our greatest endeavor is to create places of lasting significance for the people who enjoy them. 

We are often honored to hear unsolicited testimonials from the press, our users, and the dedicated groups who take stewardship of our cherished landscapes. The work of Halvorson Design has been recognized with over 100 accolades from professional organizations, including the recent awards listed below.

 

American Society of Landscape Architects

Lakewood Garden Mausoleum | Minneapolis, Minnesota

Lakewood Garden Mausoleum | Minneapolis, Minnesota

South Boston Maritime Park
National Honor Award | 2006
Boston Chapter Honor Award | 2005

Ulfelder Healing Garden at Massachusetts General Hospital
Boston Chapter Honor Award | 2006

Nashua Street Park
Boston Chapter Honor Award | 2005

Highland Meadow Cemetery Master Plan
Boston Chapter Merit Award | 2003

Rose Kennedy Greenway Master Plan
Boston Chapter Honor Award | 2002

Pilot House Harbor Walk
Boston Chapter Honor Award 2002

Charles River Basin Master Plan
National Honor Award | 2001

Laurel Hill Cemetery Master Plan
Boston Chapter Honor Award | 2001

University Park Common
Boston Chapter Honor Award | 2000

Mount Auburn Cemetery Birch Gardens
Boston Chapter Merit Award | 2017

Western Avenue "Complete Streets" Reconstruction
Boston Chapter Merit Award | 2017

Atlantic Wharf
Boston Chapter Merit Award | 2016

Thea + James M. Stoneman Centennial Park
Boston Chapter Merit Award | 2016

Channel Center Parks
Boston Chapter Merit Award | 2015

Post Office Square Park
National Landmark Award | 2014
Centennial Medallion | 1999
Boston Chapter Honor Award | 1993

Lakewood Garden Mausoleum
National Award of Excellence | 2013
Boston Chapter Honor Award | 2012

Riverside Park
Boston Chapter Merit Award | 2011

DeCordova Museum and Sculpture Park
Boston Chapter Merit Award | 2007

Channel Center Parks | Boston, Massachusetts

Channel Center Parks | Boston, Massachusetts

 

American Institute of Architects

Riverside Park | Cambridge, Massachusetts

 

american planning association

Quincy Hancock Adams Common
APA MA Planning Project Award | 2018

 

preservation Massachusetts

Hancock Adams Common, Quincy
Frederick Law Olmsted Award | 2019

Mount Auburn Cemetery Entry Precinct
(with William Rawn Associates)
Frederick Law Olmsted Award | 2019

 
University Park @ MIT | Cambridge, Massachusetts

University Park @ MIT | Cambridge, Massachusetts

 

The Waterfront Center

Senator Joseph Finnegan Park at Port Norfolk
Excellence on the Waterfront Award | 2018

 

Environmental Business COuncil

Senator Joseph Finnegan Park at Port Norfolk
(with GEI Consultants + DeRosa Environmental Engineers)
Nicholas Humber Environmental-Energy Award for
Outstanding Collaboration | 2018

Lakewood Garden Mausoleum
National Honor Award | 2012

Riverside Park
Boston Chapter Design Award | 2011

University of New Hampshire S.E. Residential Community
New Hampshire Chapter Honor Award | 2010

Ulfelder Healing Garden at Massachussets General Hospital
Boston Chapter Honor Award | 2006

Williams College '62 Center for Theatre & Dance
Boston Chapter Honor Award | 2005

Appalachian Mountain Club Highland Lodge & Education Center
New Hampshire Chapter Honor Award | 2005
New Hampshire Chapter People's Choice Award of Excellence | 2005

South Boston Maritime Park
Boston Chapter Honor Award | 2004

 

 

 
Hancock Adams Common | Quincy, Massachusetts

Hancock Adams Common | Quincy, Massachusetts

 

Boston Preservation Alliance

Thea and James M. Stoneman Centennial Park
at Brigham and Women's Hospital

Preservation Achievement Award | 2015

Boston Common Comfort Station Adaptive Reuse
Preservation Achievement Award | 2013

Statler Park and Fountain
Preservation Achievement Award | 2012

 

Urban Land Institute

Atlantic Wharf
Global Awards for Excellence | 2012

University Park @ MIT
National Award of Excellence | 2004

 
Senator Joseph Finnegan Park at Port Norfolk | Dorchester, Massachusetts

Senator Joseph Finnegan Park at Port Norfolk | Dorchester, Massachusetts