October 18, 2016 — SCA-LARC’s proposal to create ‘Jutout Parklets’ that overlook Los Angeles rivers and washes is in the running for an LA2050 grant.

University of California LOS ANGELES ASLA Student Awards

June 18, 2016 — Steven Chavez was a juror in a panel of landscape architects who awarded UCLA students with the UCLA ASLA Honor and Merit Awards.

ASLA Rhode Island Chapter Professional Design Awards

November 21, 2015 — Steven Chavez was a juror in a panel of landscape architects who awarded Rhode Island landscape architects with the 2015 RIASLA Honor and Merit Awards.

Pershing Square

October 06, 2015 — SCA-LARC has teamed with Alejandro Aravena’s firm ELEMENTAL and artist Teresita Fernández to compete in the Pershing Square Renew Design Challenge in Downtown Los Angeles.


January 19, 2015 — SCA-LARC has been voted by the Houzz community as a winner of their Best of Houzz 2015 awards. The award is in the Customer Satisfaction category, which is based on reviews SCA-LARC received on Houzz in 2014, as well as other factors related to SCA-LARC’s Houzz profile. This is the second consecutive best of Houzz award for SCA-LARC.

University of Southern California ASLA Graduate Student Awards

April 12, 2014 — Steven Chavez was a juror in a panel of landscape architects who awarded USC graduate students with the USC ASLA Honor and Merit Awards.

Danny Woo Garden

March 03, 2014 — SCA-LARC has partnered with Working Landscapes PLLC to put together design scenarios for the Danny Woo Garden in Seattle, Washington.

Blind Drift

August 09, 2013 — SCA-LARC worked as a consultant to Brian Gerich and Ian Horton on Blind Drift — an art installation for the City of Seattle Art Interruptions program.

Mejia Residence

July 03, 2012 — SCA-LARC’s landscape design for the Mejia Residence is published on China based ThinkArchit’s website 51 Arch.


March 22, 2012 — SCA-LARC’s AlleyCEQUIA project was on exhibit from March 22, 2012 through May 15, 2012 with the Drylands Design Group Exhibition at the Architecture and Design Museum in Los Angeles.


January 13, 2010 — Featured firm, published on Architizer home page.

Frances Blend School

April 19, 2009 — The Windsor Square Hancock Park Historical Society Garden Tour publication announces a special acknowledgement to SCA-LARC for its design contributions to The Frances Blend School.


January 19, 2009 — Steven Chavez, Land8Lounge featured member, published on Land8Lounge.