Publications

- Articles about Thomas Balsley Associates

SRQ magazine
SRQ magazine
"Thomas Balsley Covers Uncommon Ground"
ASLA- The DIRT
Link
ASLA- The DIRT
"Interview with Thomas Balsley on Resilient Waterfront Parks"
Link
Crain'S New York Business
Crain'S New York Business
"Parks Translate to Profits” 
Archinet
Archinet
"Thomas Balsley on NYC's greater obligation"
GreenBiz
GreenBiz
"Urban interventions: Landscape architects take back the streets"
The New York Observer
The New York Observer
  "What to do with Zuccotti Park? The Designer Behind More POPS than Anyone Has Some Ideas”
City Parks Blog
City Parks Blog
"Park Above, Park Below: Rooftop Parks Reach New Heights"
Landscape Architecture Magazine
Landscape Architecture Magazine
"Thomas Balsley Has Places To Be” 
Connecticut Cottages & Gardens
Connecticut Cottages & Gardens
"Sound Decision”
Environment & Landscape Architecture of Korea
Environment & Landscape Architecture of Korea
"Thomas Balsley"
Architzer
Architzer
"Parks: Pastoral to Urban"
Lincoln Park
Lincoln Park
"A little about Thomas Balsley"
Environment & Landscape Architecture of Korea
Environment & Landscape Architecture of Korea
"Remarkable Landscape Architects 26"
Environment & Landscape Architecture Of Korea (Ela)
Environment & Landscape Architecture Of Korea (Ela)
"Interview: Thomas Balsley, Thomas Balsley Associates"
I.D.
I.D.
"Uncommon Ground"
Vision+Voice
Vision+Voice
Thomas Balsley
Urban Land
Urban Land
"Parks on the Waterfront"
ASLA
ASLA
"Class of Fellows"
Landscape Architecture
Landscape Architecture
"Land Matters” 
Environment & Landscape Architecture Of Korea
Environment & Landscape Architecture Of Korea
"New Urban Landscapes” 
Oculus
Oculus
"At the Podium"
Inside ESF
Inside ESF
"Redesigning New York"
The New York Times, Oped
The New York Times, Oped
"New York Still Needs Patches of Green” 
The New York Times, Oped Letter
Link
The New York Times, Oped Letter
"Parks and Plazas, the Urban Backyard”
Link
Chelsea Clinton News
Chelsea Clinton News
"The Man Who Greened New York"
The New York Times
The New York Times
Building Stone
Building Stone
"Thomas Balsley”
Chinese Architect
Chinese Architect
"Thomas Balsley” 
The Builder
The Builder
"Balsley creates urban parks for man in the street"

- Books about Thomas Balsley

Thomas Balsley: Uncommon Ground
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Thomas Balsley: Uncommon Ground
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Parks, Plants And People: Beautifying The Urban Landscape 
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Parks, Plants And People: Beautifying The Urban Landscape 
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Public Landscape, by Xing Rihan
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Public Landscape, by Xing Rihan
Link
Gardens In The City: New York In Bloom 
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Gardens In The City: New York In Bloom 
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Urban Spaces: Environments For The Future 
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Urban Spaces: Environments For The Future 
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Urban Spaces: Squares And Plazas 
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Urban Spaces: Squares And Plazas 
Link
International New Landscape: Public Landscape Art
International New Landscape: Public Landscape Art
French Island Elegance 
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French Island Elegance 
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American Playgrounds: Revitalizing Community Space
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American Playgrounds: Revitalizing Community Space
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Thomas Balsley: The Urban Landscape
Thomas Balsley: The Urban Landscape
Gardens For The Future: Gestures Against The Wild
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Gardens For The Future: Gestures Against The Wild
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101 Warren St

Metropolis
Metropolis
"A Singular Creation”
Financial Times
Financial Times
"City's Green Designers get Lofty Ideas” 

Aitken Place Park

Canadian Interiors
Canadian Interiors
Thomas Balsley Associates and Scott Torrance Landscape Architect, Inc. will design Aitken Place Park on Toronto's Inner Harbour

Balsley Park

The New York Times, House & Home Currents
The New York Times, House & Home Currents
"Plaza into Park, with Coffee Kiosk and Greenmarket” 
The New York Times, Real Estate
The New York Times, Real Estate
"Queens West Begins with a Park”
Places
Places
"New Life for an Old Plaza”

Chelsea Waterside Park

Landscape Architect
Landscape Architect
"Chelsea Waterside Park: A Playground for Everyone” 
Unleashed
Unleashed
"The Dog Runs of New York City” 
The New York Observer
The New York Observer
"Wet 'N' Wild in Chelsea” 

Curtis Hixon

The Atlantic Cities
The Atlantic Cities
"America's Best New Parks ”
ABC Action News
ABC Action News
"Mayor Iorio Says Curtis Hixon Park A Proud Accomplishment” 

East River Esplanade Park

Waterfront World Spotlight
Waterfront World Spotlight
"East River Esplanade Park” Award Announcement
Landscape Architecture, Infrastructure
Landscape Architecture, Infrastructure
"East River Remedy”
American City & County
American City & County
"Waterfront Rehab Cited by Architects” 
Abitare
Abitare
"Un Parco Per L'East River”

Gantry Plaza State Park

The New York Times, The City
The New York Times, The City
"From Mattresses' Graveyard to a Stylish Riverfront Park”
BBC: Around The World In 80 Gardens
BBC: Around The World In 80 Gardens
International New Landscape
International New Landscape
"Queens West Waterfront Parks Master Plan & Gantry Plaza State Park (Phase I)” 
L'Arca Plus
L'Arca Plus
"Gantry State Park at Queens West”
Garten + Landschaft 
Garten + Landschaft 
"Moderner Uferpark als Modell” 
Waterfront World Spotlight
Waterfront World Spotlight
"Gantry Plaza State Park”
The New York Times, Art/Architecture
The New York Times, Art/Architecture
"Where Iron Gives Way to Beauty and Games”
The New York Times, Real Estate
The New York Times, Real Estate
"Queens West Begins with a Park”

Gate City

Landscape Architect
Landscape Architect

Gracie Mews

Greenroofs.Com
Greenroofs.Com
200ft Long Living Wall by Plant Connection Creates Lasting Impression

Heritage Field

The New York Times
The New York Times
"A Public Park to Rival the Yankees' Playground”
ASLA - The Dirt
ASLA - The Dirt
"A Yankee Ballpark for the Locals” 
World Landscape Architecture
World Landscape Architecture
"Heritage Field/New York USA/Stantec & Thomas Balsley Associates” 

Hunter's Point South Waterfront park

Landscape Architecture Korea
Landscape Architecture Korea
Hunter's Point South Waterfront Park
Landarchs.Com
Landarchs.Com
10 Outstanding Landscape Architecture Project of 2014
Globallighting
Globallighting
Hunter's Point South
Landscape Architecture Magazine
Landscape Architecture Magazine
Freez, Thaw, Flourish
Landscape Architecture
Landscape Architecture
Hunter's Point South Warerfront Park, Long Island City, USA
Landscape Architecture Magazine
Landscape Architecture Magazine
Honor Award
Paysage
Paysage
Topscape - Contemporary Landscape Project
LA Network
LA Network
Honor Award
Curbed
Curbed
The Best Dog Parks in NYC: Hunters Point South's dog run
Architectural Record
Architectural Record
Going with the flow
GB&D Magazine
GB&D Magazine
Long Live Queens!
Azure
Azure
Living with Super-Storms
Landscape Architecture Magazine
Landscape Architecture Magazine
The Amphibious Edge
International New Landscape
International New Landscape
Hunter's Point South Waterfront Park
AIA NY
AIA NY
Hunter's Point Haven
The Architects Newspaper
The Architects Newspaper
Crit> Hunter's Point South Park
ASLA
ASLA
Uniting the Built & Natural Environments
UnBeige
UnBeige
Green Is Good: Hunter's Point South Waterfront Park Opens in NYC
Curbed NY
Curbed NY
Hunter's point South Park Opens As a 'Charm Bracelet' In LIC
Oculus
Oculus
2013 AIANY Design Award, Hunter Point South Waterfront Park
The New York Times
Link
The New York Times
Deisgners Stretch Out Imaginations on Park Benches
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The New York Times
Link
The New York Times
A Queens Park Opens, Already a Storm Survivor
Link
The Architect's Newspaper
The Architect's Newspaper
Contested Ground
The Architects Newspaper
The Architects Newspaper
Close to Shore
The New York Times - Real Estate
Link
The New York Times - Real Estate
"Landscaping as a Seductive First Step"
Link
The Architect's Newspaper
Link
The Architect's Newspaper
"A Park Fit for Queens” 
Link
Examiner
Examiner
"Hunter's Point South: a middle-income community in LIC"

Intercontinental Hotel

Hospitality Design
Hospitality Design
"Thomas Balsley Designs Courtyard at InterContinental Hotel New York” 
Design Wire Daily
Design Wire Daily
"Thomas Balsley’s New Intercontinental Zen Garden” 
Otto Otto
Otto Otto
"Landscape Architect Thomas Balsley Latest Project” 

Kasumigaseki Plaza

Corporate And Commercial Landscape
Corporate And Commercial Landscape
The Kasumigaseki Building Plazas
2012 Architecture Report
2012 Architecture Report
Thomas Balsley Associates - Kasamigaseki Central Plaza

Magok

Architecture & Design Competition
Architecture & Design Competition
"International Design Competition for the Magok Waterfront, Seoul” 
Space Magazine
Space Magazine
"Heart of Magok is Nature of Living Water”
Architecture & Culture
Architecture & Culture
"Heart of Magok is Nature of Living Water”
Environment & Landscape Architecture Of Korea
Environment & Landscape Architecture Of Korea
"1st Prize Winner - Heart of Magok is Nature of Living Water” 

Main Street Garden Park

Costruire
Costruire
  "Il Verdi al Centro”
Yapi
Yapi
"New Park for Downtown Dallas, Texas”
Interiors
Interiors
"New Park for Downtown Dallas”
Dallas Morning News
Dallas Morning News
"Main Street Garden Park Sprouting in Downtown Dallas” 

Osaka World Trade Center

ID Magazine
ID Magazine
"ID 40: Uncommon Ground”
Landscape Design (Japan)
Landscape Design (Japan)
"Osaka World Trade Center” 

Pacific Park

Daily News
Daily News
Exclusive: Forest City Ratner unveils design of 8-ace park at Brooklyn's Pacific Park mega-development
Curbed
Curbed
Atlantic Yards Rebrands as Pacific Park, Reveals Next Building

Peggy Rockefeller University

Landscape Architect
Landscape Architect
"Rockefeller University's South Campus”

Perk Park

design(dot)fr
design(dot)fr
Perk Park/ Thomas Balsley Assocaites with Jim Mcknight
Chroma
Chroma
Embrace the elements.
Design Bureau
Design Bureau
  "Cleveland Goes Green: A Renovated Park Brings a Bright Patch to the City's Downtown”
Archdaily
Archdaily
American City & Country
American City & Country
"Cleveland Perks Up Downtown Park” 
Architect'S Newspaper
Architect'S Newspaper
"Cleveland Scrubs Clean A Long-Blighted Park” 
Cleveland Plain Dealer
Cleveland Plain Dealer
"Renovated Perk Park In Cleveland Gives The City A New Oasis of Urban Bliss” 
The Plain Dealer, Arts & Life
The Plain Dealer, Arts & Life
"Green with Promise”

Portland Waterfront

The Oregonian
The Oregonian
"Portland’s $1.9 Billion Bet” 
The Sunday Oregonian, Arts Week
The Sunday Oregonian, Arts Week
"Thomas Balsley Has Designs on the Willamette River” 

Putnam Plaza

The Architect's Newspaper
The Architect's Newspaper
"Thomas Balsley's Geometric pedestrian plaza reclaims roadway for neighbors in Clinton Hill, Brooklyn"

Riverside Park South

Archello
Archello
Riverside Park South Waterfront Park
The Architects Newspaper
The Architects Newspaper
"No End to Miller Time at Riverside Park South?” 
International New Landscape
International New Landscape
"Riverside Park South: Masterplan & Phase I-IV”
Curbed
Curbed
"Dreaming of Summer at Riverside Park South"
Landscape Architecture Magazine
Landscape Architecture Magazine
"Building on a Gritty Legacy”
The New York Times, Arts
The New York Times, Arts
"Pierwise, One Person’s Wreck is Another’s Art” 
The New York Times, Metro
The New York Times, Metro
"New Park On Hudson Fills Gap In Greenery” 
Time Out
Time Out
"Trump Card”
The New York Times
The New York Times
"Neighbors Greet New Pier with Grudging Accolades” 
The New York Times, House & Home
The New York Times, House & Home
"Skyline Views from Midstream…”
The New York Times, Metro
The New York Times, Metro
"In the Battle Over Riverside South, the City Could be the Winner” 

SUNY Albany

The Architect'S Newspaper
The Architect'S Newspaper
"Softening Modernism's Hard Edge” 
Chronicle Of Higher Education
Chronicle Of Higher Education
 "The Entrance: Follow That Path Through That Fountain” 

Skyline Park

Landscape Architecture Magazine
Landscape Architecture Magazine
"Don't Judge the New Design Prematuraly"
ELA
ELA
"Skyline Park"
Rocky Mountain News
Rocky Mountain News
"City Opens Two Blocks of Skyline Park Downtown” 

St. Louis

Landscape Architecture Magazine
Landscape Architecture Magazine
"Meet Me Again in St. Louis, Louis”
St. Louis Post Dispatch
St. Louis Post Dispatch
"New visions for Gateway Mall Surface”

Velocity

The New York Times
The New York Times
Velocity

West Shore Park

International New Landscape
International New Landscape
"Baltimore West Shore Park Inner Harbor”