Susannah Drake, AIA, FASLA, is the principal of dlandstudio architecture + landscape architecture, an award-winning design firm based in Brooklyn, NY. Her projects include BQE Trench: Reconnection Strategies for Brownstone Brooklyn, Rising Currents: A New Urban Ground, and Gowanus Canal Sponge Park. She has received numerous grants for research on resiliency and urban infrastructure. Susannah's essay "Elastic Landscape: Seeding Ecology in Public Space & Urban Infrastructure" was recently published in Infrastruktururbanismus. She is a visiting professor at the Cooper Union and Harvard University.

Recent Awards

  • 2013 Young Architect Award
  • 2013 New York Architectural League Emerging Voice
  • 2013 Brunner Award
  • 2011 AIA National Urban Design Award
  • 2010 ASLA National Urban Design Award
  • 2009 Chicago Athenaeum Design Award

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