September 28, 2023

Battery Playscape selected for a MASterworks Design Award

We are proud to finally announce that the Battery Playscape has been awarded a 2023 MASterworks Design Award for Best Urban Landscape. We (BKSK and Starr Whitehouse Landscape Architects and Planners) are honored to be among a select group of impressive projects and firms this year. You can see the final list of winners here. They include:

  • Staten Island Animal Care Center – Best New Building
  • David Geffen Hall – Best Restoration
  • Mercury Store – Best Adaptive Reuse
  • Powerhouse Arts – Best New Urban Amenity
  • MTA – Grand Central Madison & 42nd Street Corridor Connection – Best New Infrastructure

Thank you to MAS and the jurors. We will be participating in an in-person exploration of the site. Continue reading here for information and links to RSVP for our event October 26th.

Download the official press release.