SALT is thrilled to announce that our Play and Learning Lab project at Chester Arthur Schoolyard has been selected as a Finalist for the 2019 Excellence in GSI Awards! Click here to read more about the awards ceremony coming up on May 23rd, and see the other finalists!
SALT’s Pre- and Post-Construction Site Assessments for the Chester Arthur Schoolyard have been published as a case study brief in the Landscape Architecture Foundation’s new guide to evaluate performance. The guide, Evaluating Landscape Performance: A Guidebook for Metrics & Methods Selection is available for download here. And check out the case study for Chester Arthur’s Play & Learning Lab here.
ENTRY-LEVEL LANDSCAPE DESIGNER
SALT DESIGN STUDIO is seeking a highly motivated entry-level designer to join our team. If you’re a critical thinker, a creative problem solver, and the list below describes you, please apply!
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Enjoy a small, tight-knit collaborative work environment
Able to produce visually compelling digital and hand-drawn graphics
Eager to learn, highly organized and capable of multi-tasking and self-editing
Fluency with AutoCad and Adobe Creative Suite mandatory, 3-D modeling and GIS a plus
Enthusiastic about community engagement and public design process
Savvy in social media and digital marketing
BLA or MLA with minimum of 1-year professional office experience
SALT DESIGN STUDIO is an innovative and energetic landscape architecture, planning and urban design firm with a focus on public work. Projects include parks, college campuses, streetscapes, multi-family housing, secondary schools, cultural institutions and artist collaborations.
Please email letter of interest, resume and work samples to email@example.com. Portfolio link is preferred, please do not send portfolio files larger than 8MB. No phone inquiries please.
We are excited to announce that our interactive play and learning lab schoolyard project at Chester Arthur School won an Honor Award in the category of General Design from the PA-DE Chapter of the ASLA! Click here to learn more about the project. Congratulations to all the other winners!
We're excited to share that SALT is featured on Generocity this week! Many thanks to guest contributor, Bradford Bucknum, from the Sustainable Business Network for supporting mission-driven, public interest design. Click here to read the article!
We're thrilled to announce that Linwood Park received the Public Projects 2018 Excellence in GSI Award from the Sustainable Business Network! Thanks to the Friends of Linwood Park, Lower Merion Township, and all the incredible community residents that have made the park such a great place to hang out! To see the other award winners, click here. Congrats to all!
We're excited to announce that our project as Linwood Park has been selected as a Public Projects Finalist for the 2018 Green Stormwater Infrastructure Awards. Join us at FringeArts on the evening of May 17th at the Awards Ceremony, hosted by Sustainable Business Network (SBN). Click here for more information!
We're excited to announce the Chester Arthur Schoolyard has been selected for the Landscape Architecture Foundation's "Landscape Performance Series" case study! The Landscape Performance Series is a significant site initiative developed to "measure the effectiveness with which landscape solutions fulfill their intended purpose and contribute to sustainability." The SALT DESIGN STUDIO team conducted Pre- and Post Construction Site Assessments to document the changes in human activity and environmental conditions at Chester Arthur. Check out the results and see the full Chester Arthur case study here!
We're excited to share that we are a 2017 SustainPHL nominee! Join us on August 3rd at WHYY to celebrate Philadelphia's sustainability efforts.
CROSSROADS AT ROBINSON GREEN AT ROWAN UNIVERSITY WINS PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARD AT THE PA/DE ASLA ANNUAL CONFERENCE! /
Along with winning a Merit Award in General Design, Crossroads at Robinson Green has also been honored with the People's Choice Award! Congrats again to our collaborators, Edgewater Design LLC and Marathon Engineering. See our submission poster below for more images and information about the project. Thanks to all the participants who voted for us!
Check out the article in Philly Curbed about women-led design firms. SALT is featured!
We're excited to announce that our team of SALT, Edgewater Design, and Marathon Engineering has been selected as a Public Projects Finalist for the 2017 Green Stormwater Infrastructure Awards. Join us on May 11th at the Awards Ceremony, hosted by Sustainable Business Network (SBN). Click here for more information!
SALT had a great time introducing our team to the Coho community as their newest members!
Beautiful coating of snow on Chester Arthur's all native plant outdoor classroom
Click above to watch the time lapse through construction at Chester Arthur School. Thanks FoCA!