ILASA announces 2013 Awards of Excellence


The Institute for Landscape Architecture in South Africa awarded their annual awards with 11 projects winning an Award of Excellence. Also awarded were the Presidential Award, a best use of trees sponsor award, and the Icon of Landscape Architecture, which was awarded to Johan van Papendorp who was best described by Penny Moir: “Johan is not only one of the founding members of OvP Associates, but one of the founding landscape architects for the profession in South Africa.”

For a full list of awards

2013 Corobrik-ILASA Awards of Excellence – List of Awards

Icon of Landscape Architecture – Johan van Papendorp

Awards of Excellence

115 West, Alexander Forbes Northern Water Feature and Sculpture – Insite Landscape Architects

Cavalli Wine Estate – OvP Associates

Dube Squre Iconic Sculpture – CNdV Africa

Green Point Common – OvP Associates

Khayelitsh District Hospital – Clare Burgess Landscape Architects

Miitchels Plain Hospital – Tarna Klitzner Landscape Architects

One and Only Hotel – OvP Associates

South African Landscape Architecture: A Compendium and A Reader  – Clinton Hindes, Hennie Stoffberg and Liana Müller

The Falls Pick ‘n Pay – Interdesign Landscape Architects

The Freedom Park Phase 2A //Hapo – NBGM Landscape Architecture Joint Venture

VPUU Walkway Links – Tarna Klitzner Landscape Architects


Just Trees Award – for the best use of trees. 

Green Point Common – OvP Associates


Special Award

Awarded to Clare Burgess and Bruce Eitzen in recognition of the time and effort spent arranging the successful and inspiring 49th International Federation of Landscape Architecture (IFLA) World Congress, which was held in Cape Town from 4 to 7 September last year.


Presidential Award 

Green Point Common – OvP Associates

IMAGE | Courtesy of ILASA


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