2017  "40 Under 40" Honoree by the Sacramento Business Journal - Juried Select

2017  "TopoSHARE" juried selection for the Sacramento Creative Economy Pilot Project

2017  "The Grove" juried selection for ArtStreet exhibition.

2017  ATLAS Lab selected for San Francisco Arts Commission Pre-Qualified Artists Pool

2016  "The Dune" voted winner for the 'Pitch for Change' competition hosted by - Metro Edge, Sacramento Metro Chamber of Commerce

2016  American Society of Landscape Architecture - Northern California Chapter, “Peak Experience” Design Merit Award

2016  American Society of Landscape Architecture - Northern California Chapter, “PORTAL” Design Merit Award

2016  National ASLA Grant Competition for Emerging Landscape Architects - Juried Select

2015  40 Under 40 Urban Innovator - Vanguard Conference - - Juried Select

2014  Market Street Prototyping Festival “Peak Experience” - Juried Select

2011  Jardins Metis International Garden Festival “15 Knots” - Juried Select

2011  First Place for Catalyst: Sacramento Capitol Mall Competition “Capitol Canopy” - Juried Select

2011  ASLA Merit of Excellence - Harvard Graduate School of Design - Juried Select

2010  Harvard Graduate School of Design, Penny White Traveling Grant - “Cataloging Networks Along the New Jersey Turnpike - Juried Select

2010  Harvard Graduate School of Design, Penny White Traveling Grant - “Landscape Quick-Stop” - Juried Select


2016  Garza, Kimberly. “Dendritic Zoning: Establishing a New Urban Gradient in the Garden State” in Water Index: Design Strategies for Drought, Flooding and Contamination" by Seth McDowell: 154-157. 

2016  Garza, Kimberly, Andrew tenBrink (ATLAS Lab). “Peak Experience” in Kerb: Journal of Landscape Architecture, No. 23, July 2015: 76-79. 

2016  Garza, Kimberly (ATLAS Lab). “Sand Castle” in Sactown Magazine, by Anna Petkovich. June/July. Print. 

2016  Garza, Kimberly, Andrew tenBrink (ATLAS Lab). “The Dune” in World Landscape Architecture Magazine, No. 25, edited by Damian Holmes. May 2016: 64-67.

2016  “Down By The Riverside: MetroEdge ‘Pitch for Change’ winner want to reinvigorate Sacramento’s riverbanks for a new generation” in Comstock’s Magazine, by Robin Epley. May 6. Web. 

2016  “Local landscape designer aims to turn Sacramento riverfront into urban beach front“ in Sactown Magazine, by Anna Petkovich. April 1. Web.

2015  Kimberly Garza. "Design can Reconnect the City with our Greatest Asset: the River" in California Forum, Sacramento Bee. November 14, 2015. Print.

2015  “EDGErs in the Spotlight: Kimberly Garza” on by Michael Young. September. Web.

2015  ATLAS Lab on exhibit, Dialogues on Urbanization: Emerging Landscapes – ITT College of Architecture. Chicago, IL.

2015 Garza, Kimberly and Andrew tenBrink. “Peak Experience” in World Landscape Architecture Magazine: edited by Damian Holmes. May 18.

2013  Garza, Kimberly (ATLAS Lab). “Dendritic Zoning” on World Landscape Architecture Magazine, edited by Damian Holmes. July 12. Web.

2013  Garza, Kimberly and Andrew tenBrink. “Flex Street” in World Landscape Architecture Magazine: 11 edited by Damian Holmes. 22-25.

2013  Garza, Kimberly, Erik Prince and Andrew tenBrink (ATLAS Lab). ”Curating the Common” on World Landscape Architecture Magazine, edited by Damian Holmes. April 23. Web.

2013  Garza, Kimberly and Erik Prince. “Resilience in the Right of Way” in Ground Up Journal: Grit edited by Rebecca Sunter and Monica Way (Berkeley: University of California, May 2013): 18-23. Print.

2013  Garza, Kimberly, Sarah Thomas. “De-Damming the Dutch Delta” Bracket [Goes Soft], edited by Neeraj Bhatia and Lola Shepard (Barcelona, Spain: Actar Publishers, 2011): 136–140. Print.

2013 “City of Promise” by Christopher Arns, Sacramento News and Review. February 21, 2013. Print.

2013 “Sacramento’s Capitol Canopy” by Georgia Silvera Seamans, Local Ecologist. April 16, 2013. Web.

2012  Garza, Kimberly. “The Landscape of Hydrology, Mobility and Cultivation in the Garden State” in Ground Up Journal: Grit, edited by Sara Jensen Carr and Michal Kapitulmik (Berkeley: University of California 2012): 22-27. Print.

2012  Garza, Kimberly, Andrew tenBrink (ATLAS Lab). “15 Knots” on Landezine: Landscape Architecture Works. September 19. Web.

2011 Garza, Kimberly. “Revealing Networks and Flows at the New Jersey Turnpike” in A View on Harvard Vol. 3 (Barcelona, Spain: Actar Publishers, 2010): 202-203. 

2011  Metz, T. “Een nieuw verhaal voor Dordrecht,” Salt and Sweet Water and the Dutch. Rotterdam, Holland:NAi UITGEVERS publishers, 2011. Print.

2010  Belanger, Pierre, Nina-Marie Lister. “Estuarine Urbanism,” GSD Platforms 3, edited by Emily Waugh (Barcelona, Spain: Actar Publishers, 2010): 220–225.

2010  Ireland, C., “Rising Seas, Raising Hopes,” Harvard Gazette, May 5, 2010.

2010  Garza, Kimberly, Karle, S.T., “De-Damming Urbanism,” Innovative Solutions for the Delta, UNESCO Delta Competition, 2010. 73–86. (Honorable Mention)