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Baldev Lamba, RLA, ASLA

Baldev Lamba has more than 25 years of diverse professional experience, first as an Architect, then as a Landscape Architect in the United States, the Middle East and India. Lamba is a Principal of Lamba Associates, Chair of the Department of Landscape Architecture and Horticulture at Temple University and President of PA/DE Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects.

Lamba holds his Masters in Landscape Architecture from the University of Pennsylvania and his Bachelors in Architecture from Delhi University in India.

With a background in Architecture, Lamba specializes in creating a harmonious relationship between buildings and landscapes. His award-winning design work has been featured in numerous publications and exhibitions and he has authored a number of articles for professional and trade publications, such as Landscape Review, Hort Technology, Landscape Architecture Magazine, Garden Design, Your Home and Landscape Review.

Registered as a Landscape Architect in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware, he is a member of the American Society of Landscape Architects and the Council of Educators in Landscape Architecture.

Honors and Awards:

Excellence in Research and Creative Work Award,  Council of Educators in Landscape Architecture, 2012. This award recognizes long-term excellence as a designer and an educator in Landscape Architecture.

First Place Award, U. S. Botanic Garden Design Competition, Washington DC, Water Garden Feature, Team Project.

Merit Award, PA/DE ASLA 2012, PHS Pop Up Garden, 20th and Market Streets, Philadelphia, PA

Selected Exhibit for the official U.S. presentation, “Spontaneous Interventions: Design Actions for the Common Good,”  at the 13th International Venice Architecture Biennale in Venice, Italy. Project – PHS Pop-Up, Philadelphia, PA.  August 29 through November 25, 2012.

Third Place Award,  Competition for a New Campus Design for the School of Planning and Architecture, New Delhi, India. Collaborative project with Chelsea West Architects, New York.

Excellence in Design Awards, Honorable Mention, Central Bucks Chamber of Commerce and Bucks County Association of Architects. Hansell Park Master Plan, Buckingham Township, Bucks County,PA

AIA AwardNorth Philadelphia Urban Initiative Project, Faculty Team Member

Honorable Mention, International Design Competition “The New American Green,” Olympia Fields, Illinois

Doylestown Borough Proclamation –  Reads in part “ Doylestown Borough Council and the Mayor thanks Baldev Lamba for the recognition brought to Doylestown and for his tireless volunteer efforts on our behalf”

Faculty Coordinator: ‘Ecolibrium’ French Traditions Modern Interpretations – exhibit at the 2011 Philadelphia Flower Show.
      Honor Award, PA/DE ASLA 2012
      People’s Choice Award,  PA/DE ASLA 2012
      Bulkley Medal of the Garden Club of America

Faculty Coordinator:  Metromorphosis: Transforming the Urban World exhibit at the 2010 Philadelphia International Flower Show. February 27 – March 7, 2010
      Honor Award, PA/DE ASLA 2011
      Best in the Show, Academic Educational category- PHS
      Environmental  Award,  The American Horticultural Society
      Bulkley Medal, The Garden Club of America
      Award – Philadelphia Unit of the Herb Society of America Inc.

Faculty Coordinator:  ‘Green Renaissance’ exhibit at the 2009 Philadelphia Flower Show.
       Merit Award – PA/DE ASLA
       Award of Distinction – Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
       Environmental Award  -The American Horticultural Society
       Special Achievement Award – The Garden Club Federation of Pennsylvania
       Award – Men’s Garden Club of Delaware Valley
       Award – Philadelphia Unit of the Herb Society of America Inc


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