REFERENCES

BOOKS

Aitken, R. and Looker M.
“The Oxford Companion to Australian Gardens” (Oxford University Press 2002)
Archer-Wills, A.
”Water Power” (Conran Octopus London 1999)
Billington, J.
“New Classic Gardens” (Quadrille Publishing, London 2000)
Bradley-Hole, C.
“The Minimalist Garden” (Mitchell Beazley, London 1999)
Braun, M. S. & Uffelen, C. van
"Atlas of World Landscape Architecture" (Braun Publishing, Switzerland 2014)
Bull, C.
“New Conversations with an Old Landscape” (The Images Publishing Group 2002)
Canizares, A. G.
“Infinity Pools” (Collins Design, New York 2006)
Cantor, S. L.
“Contemporary Trends in Landscape Architecture” (Van Nostrand Reinhold 1997)
Compton, T.
"Dream Gardens: 100 Inspirational Gardens" (Merrell 2007)
Conran, T. and Gavin, D.
"Outdoors: The Garden Design Book for the Twenty-First Century" (Monacelli 2007)
Conran, T. and Pearson D.
“The Essential Garden Book” (Conran Octopus London 1998)
Cooper, G. and Taylor, G.
“Gaerten fuer morgen” (Ulmer Verlag, Stuttgart 2000)
Cooper, G. and Taylor, G.
“Paradise Transformed” (The Monacelli Press, New York 1996)
Cooper, P. 
“Sculptures végétales” (Octopus 2002)
Cooper, P. 
“Living Sculpture” (Mitchell Beazley 2001)
CVUT
"Contemporary Landscape Architecture" (Book of Lectures, Faculty of Architecture, CVUT, Prague 2012)
DaLian University of Technology, "Scenery & Family Life - Housing Landscape"(DaLian University of Technology Press Co. Ltd, China 2012)
Don, M.
"Around the World in 80 Gardens" (BBC 2008)
Editors of Phaidon Press,
“The Garden Book” (Phaidon Press London 2000)
Edquist, H. and Bird V.
“The Culture of Landscape Architecture” (Edge Publishing, Australia 1994), Sitta V. “Under Western Eyes”
Falkenberg, H.
"Garden Design" (teNeues Publishing Group 2008)
Falkenberg, H.
"Interior Gardens - Designing and Constructing Green Spaces in Private and Public Buildings" (Birkhauser 2010)
Falkenberg, H.
"Luxury Private Gardens" (teNeues Publishing Group 2008)
Fajardo, J. and Zamora, F. (editors)
"Star Landscape Architecture: The Stars of Landscape and Land Art" (LOFT Publications 2010)
Galerie Fragnera, J.
"Czechscape - Portrait of Contemporary Czech Landscape Architecture" (Prague, 2014)
Harper, J.
“Gardens in Perspective” (Mitchell Beazley 2005)
Hobhouse, P.
“The Story of Gardening” (Dorling Kindersley Limited, Great Britain 2002)
Hobhouse, P.
“In Search of Paradise - Great Gardens of the World” (Frances Lincoln Limited, London 2006)
Holden R.
“New Landscape Design” (Laurence King Publishing, London 2003)
Holliday, C.
“Sharp Gardening” (Francis Lincoln 2005)
Johnson, C.
“Greening of Sydney” (Government Architect Publication 2003)
Jones, L.
“Reinventing the Garden” (Thames Hudson 2003)
Jungmann, J-P. and Tonka H.
“Inventer 89” (Champ Vallon/AGH-La Villette, France 1988)
Latreille, A.
"Garden Voices: Australian Designers - Their Stories"(Bloomings Books 2013)
Macgowan, T.
"Transforming Uncommon Ground - the Gardens of Vladimir Sitta" (Bloomings Books Pty Ltd, Melbourne 2009)
McLeod, V.
"Detail in Contemporary Landscape Architecture" (Laurence King Publishing 2008)
McCLoud, K.
"The Outdoor Decorator: Design and Practical Ideas for creating Living Spaces in the Garden" (Ebury Press, London 2003)
Nicolin, P. and Repishti, F.
"Dictionary of Today's Landscape Designers" (Skira, Milan 2003)
Oslzly, P.
“Jan Simek - Pribehy soch” (Atlantis Brno, Czech Republic 1998)
Pigeat, J-P.
“Festival de Jardins” (Editions du Chene, France 1995)
Richardson, T.
"Avant Gardeners" (Thames Hudson, London 2008)
Rumpler, P P. “Garden Design Book” (Loft Publishing, Barcelona 2003). *four Terragram gardens included.
Saniga, A. "Making Landscape Architecture in Australia" (New South Publishing, Sydney 2012)
Santos Quartino, D. "1000 Tips by 100 Landscape Architects" (Loft Publishing, Spain 2011)
Saville, L.
"Outdoor Stonework" (Quayside Publishing Group, Beverley 2007)
Segall, B. “Gardens by the Sea” (Random House, Sydney 2002)
Stevens, D. “Water Features” (Conran Octopus, London 2000)
Stevens, D. “Small Space Gardens” (Conran Octopus, London 2003)
Stevens, D. “Garden Design” (Conran Octopus, London 2000)
Tianjin Ifeng Space Media Co., Ltd., "Landscape Paving" (Phoenix Publishing Limited, China 2013) 
Unknown Author “Sydney Spaces“ (Sydney City Council 1995)
Weller, R. “Room 4.1.3 – Innovations in Landscape Architecture” (University of Pennsylvania Press 2005) *Entire book dedicated to collaborative efforts of Richard Weller and Vladimir Sitta.
Williams, D.  “Studio - Design at Work”  (McGraw Hill 2005)
Wilson, A. “Influential Gardeners” (Mitchell Beazley, London 2002)
Wilson, A. “The Book of Garden Plans” (Mitchell Beazley, London 2004)
Wilson, A. “The Book of Plans for Small Gardens” (Mitchell Beazley, London 2007)
Zamora Mola, Francesc. "1000 Details in Landscape Architecture"(Firefly Books, Buffalo, New York 2012)
Zamora Mola, Francesc. "The Sketch Book"(Loft Publications,New York 2010)

TELEVISION

“Around the World in 80 Gardens”, BBC TV, 2007
“Far Out Designers”, ABC TV, 3 October 2003
“Der Garten als Buehne”, Arte Television, 14 June 2003, *European TV Channel, screened worldwide.
“Modern Gardens”, ABC TV part of “Gardening Australia” series, 2002
“Search for Eden”, Episode 6, ABC TV, 2002
“By Design” Foxtel Lifestyle Channel, “Future Gardens” 31.7. 2000
“By Design” Foxtel Lifestyle Channel, Episode 13, 19.10. 1999
“Parramatta Road Competition”, Channel 9, 1985

EXHIBITIONS

“Future City – Parasitic Architecture”, Installation in collaboration with Anne Graham, Sydney 1992 (Catalogue)
“International Exhibition Public Spaces Brno”, 1998 (Czech Republic)
“Minimalist Gardens-Architektur Aktuell” (Travelling exhibition), March 2001 Freising Oberhaus, May 2001 Hamburg.
"In Search of Paradise - Great Gardens of the World", Chicago 2006
"Bloom Exhibition - How Landscapes Keep Us Healthy", Gallery of Australian Design, Canberra, 8 May - 9 June 2012                                              "Grand Garden Designs," curated by Howard Tanner, State Library of NSW, August 2016/January 2017

RADIO AND TELEVISION INTERVIEWS

Sitta, V. (interview about design of Slavic Square in Brno, Czech Republic, Radio Praha, November 1992).
Sitta, V. (interview with Jiřina Peřinová, Czech Republic, Radio Praha, November 1995).
Sitta, V (interview with Michael Bates) “Paradise Transformed,” (The Comfort Zone, ABC Radio National, Canberra, May 1996).
Sitta, V. (interview with Alan Saunders) “Fire in the Garden,” (The Comfort Zone, ABC Radio National, Canberra, 1999).
Sitta, V. (interview with Václav Starý) “National Museum Australia (SBS Radio, Czech broadcasting, 2001).
Sitta, V. (interview about contemporary gardens), (SBS Radio, 2008)
Sitta, V. (interview with Alan Saunders and Tempe Macgowan), (The Comfort Zone, ABC Radio National, Feburary 2010)                                                   Bourani, Czech Radiojournal interview with Adam Gebrian 2013                                                    New City in Egypt - Another failed vision? Czech Television October 2016

DESIGN COURSES - ONLINE

Sitta, V.  “Vertical Green - Inevitable Gestures in Modern Cities”,  http://www.eclassroom.com.au/courses/

LECTURES

Sitta V. Metamorphoses o  Public Space 2015         Sitta V. Thuja is a New Linden, Spa Luhacovice 2015   Sitta V. Without Keys - Who Owns Public Space, Prague 2014Sitta, V. 2010, Lecture, Ceska Televize, available at <http://www.ceskatelevize.cz/porady/10000000024-vladimir-sitta-cyklus-podzimnich-prednasek-k-urbanismu/210251000240001-mezikrajiny/>
Sitta, V. 2008, 'The Style is for Fossils', Wellington
Sitta, V. 2008, 'Built, Unbuilt, Unbuildable', Sydney
Sitta, V. 2008, 'Competitions - Flawed, but best system to find solutions', Faculty of Architecture, Prague, Czech Republic
Sitta, V. 2007, 'Gardens are Space not a Plant', London
Sitta, V. 2007, 'Stone in Contemporary Landscape Architecture', Sydney
Sitta, V. 2006, 'NMA post mortem and other projects', NMA, Canberra
Sitta, V. 2006, 'Stray paths of Antipodes - Concepts for Uncommon Ground', Langenlois, Austria
Sitta, V. 2006, 'Gardens as Stage', Kennerton Green, Bowral
Sitta, V. 2005, 'Sustainable Landscape?', Melbourne
Sitta, V. 2005, 'Vertical Green - Inevitable Gestures in Modern Cities', available at www.e-classroom.com.au
Sitta, V. 2005, 'Private Gardens by Terragram Pty Ltd', Auckland, New Zealand
Sitta, V. 2004, 'Do we need new Medicis?', Dublin, Ireland
Sitta, V. 2004, 'Abolish Landscape Architecture - Why we need a new ecological Bauhaus', IFLA
Sitta, V. 2004, 'Greening Sydney', Sydney
Sitta, V. 2004, 'Projects from Antipodeans', Faculty of Architecture, Prague, Czech Republic

ACADEMIC

University of New South Wales,Sydney, School of Landscape Architecture, Lecturer, part time, 1986 and 1995

Visiting Professor at Mendel University, Brno,Czech Republic 2007 - 2011

Czech Technical University in Prague, Faculty of Architecture, Head of Department of Landscape architecture and public space studio (current)

North Carolina University,Prague Institute, Guest critic 2015

PRIZES AND AWARDS

2016 

AWARD Extension to Cemetery in Prague, International competition                              

2014

SECOND PRIZE  New Square in Ceska Trebova, Czech Republic              

2013

SIR JOHN SULMAN AWARD FOR PUBLIC ARCHITECTURE
City of Sydney's Waterloo Youth, Family & Community Centre, by Collins & Turner Architects in collaboration with Terragram

WINNER
Sydney Design Awards - Landscape Design (Commercial)
FINALIST
Sydney Design Awards - Urban Design
BEST STUDIO
Sydney Design Awards
Walla Mulla Park & Bourke Street Park, Sydney, by Terragram + Chris Elliott Architects 

WINNER
BPN Sustainability Awards - Landscape Design
HIGHLY COMMENDED
BPN Sustainability Awards - Public Building & Urban Design
Walla Mulla Park & Bourke Street Park, Sydney, by Terragram + Chris Elliott Architects

2012

FINALIST
Terragram's Garden of Ghosts awarded in Suburbia Transformed 2.0 International Competition, New Jersey, USA

2011

FIRST PRIZE
House Awards 'Outdoor' category, awarded to Terragram & Allen Jack + Cottier for the Garden of Ghosts (Private residence, Sydney)

2010

FINALIST
Jardins de metis 2010, Quebec, Canada. One of 3 selected from 194 entries.

2008

DISTINCTION
Lausanne Jardins 2009, Metro Subterranean Spaces.

2007

FINALIST
Bilbao Jardins

2006

FIRST PRIZE
Lower Western Distributor ‘The Stub’ Urban Design Competition, Sussex St Sydney.

2002

PRESIDENT'S AWARD
Vladimir Sitta, director of Terragram and Room 4.1.3 for advancing culture of landscape architecture in Australia.
FINALIST
Pentagon Memorial Competition, Washington.
One of 6 selected from more than 1100 entries. As Room 4.1.3.

2001

FIRST PRIZE
Government House Federation Garden, Government House. As Room 4.1.3.
HONORABLE MENTION
Reconciliation Place, Canberra ACT. May 2001, National Competition. As Room 4.1.3.

2000

FINALIST
Garden Show, from an open Australia wide competition.
Room 4.1.3 were selected as one of 6 finalists to develop designs. The client was the NSW Government.

1999

SECOND PRIZE
Sydney, Australia. Centennial Parklands; garden to mark centenary of Federation. As Room 4.1.3.

1998

FIRST PRIZE
Canberra, Australia. The National Museum of Australia; Action Peninsula.
In association with architects Ashton Raggatt McDougall Pty Ltd (ARM), selected from 76 entries. As Room 4.1.3.
Finalist
Sydney, Australia. Seppelt Art Awards; Museum of Contemporary Art.
One of 9 finalists from 200 submissions. As Room 4.1.3.
Honourable Mention
Ankara, Turkey. Gallipoli Peace Park.
International design competition. As Room 4.1.3.
Award
Newcastle, Australia. Waterfront Foundation in Boston Award.

1997

First Prize
Sydney, Australia. Giba Park, Pyrmont.
Competition by invitation.
Finalist
Melbourne, Australia. Federation Square.
In association with ARM, international design competition.
Melbourne, Australia. Federation Square.
In association with C. Elliott, Architects, international design competition.

1996

Finalist
New South Wales, Australia. The Future Generations University.
International competition for design of a new university. As Room 4.1.3.

1995

Third Prize
Prague, Czech Republic. Peace Square.
Selected Entry
Chaumont-sur-Loire, France. Festival International des Jardins; The Garden of Curiosity. International garden show, entry selected for construction.

1994

Second Prize
Frydek Mistek, Czech Republic. Green Urban Furnishings Structures.

1993

First Prize & Honourable Mention
USA. Uncommon Ground; residential design.
International design competition.

1991

Commendation
Perth, Australia. Foreshore Urban Design Competition.

1989

Selected Design
Sydney, Australia. Fountain for Airport Centre.

1987

Award
Davis, USA. Garden for the University of California; in response to ‘Art and Landscape.’
Selected Entry
Paris, France; Invent ‘89; monument to commemorate bicentenary of French Revolution.
Selected Finalist
Sydney, Australia. Phillip’s Landing Site.

1986

First Prize
Germany. Lenne Prize; ‘A Cemetery in the City’. Urban design category.

1985

First Prize
Sydney, Australia. Bicentennial Monument Competition; Blacktown City. Constructed in 1988.
Second Prize
Sydney, Australia. Queens Square Competition.
In association with Victor Allen.
Special Prize
Sydney, Australia. Parramatta Road Design Competition.

1983

First Runner Up
Berlin, Germany. Biohouse, for Garden Show.

1981

Second Prize
Hamm, Germany. National Garden Show.
In association with Rose Herzmann Landscape Architects.

1980

First Prize
Germany. Lenne Prize; Proposal for Treatment of Facades with Biologically Active Surfaces.
Urban design category.

1978

Project of the Year
Brno, Czechoslovakia. Playground Slapanice.
Open space category, Czechoslovakian Institute of Architects.

1977

Project of the Year
Brno, Czechoslovakia. Forecourt of SS Zelesice.
Urban design category, Czechoslovakian Institute of Architects.
Merit Award
Paskov, Czechoslovakia. Reconstruction of Historical Park.

1976

Third Prize
Dortmund, Germany. Plaza.
Second Prize
Berlin, Germany. Hermannplatz. Plaza.

1974

First Prize
Essen, Germany. LUVA.
International design competition.

1973

Second Prize
Haan, Germany. Baumschule Hoemann Forecourt.