This award recognizes an OALA member and his or her professional work. It singles out specific projects to draw attention to a body of work which demonstrates outstanding professional accomplishment.
George Stockton, OALA, FCSLA
George Stockton is a landscape architect and planner who has been working with Moriyama & Teshima Planners Limited since 1969. Now President of the firm, he has been Project Director of several longterm environmentally sensitive plans which have won significant international awards. George’s landscaping projects include university and corporate campuses and a major green roof for the new Canadian War Museum in Ottawa. In recent years, George has built up a significant body of work in the Middle East. Over the past ten years, he has led the visionary master plan and implementation for the restoration and bio-remediation of a 120-kilometre stretch of the Wadi Hanifah in Riyadh, literally bringing a significant river back from the dead. In 2010, George guided his firm to win the prestigious Aga Khan Award for Architecture.