Blades & Goven Landscape Architects

Barry Blades

A co-founder of the firm, Mr. Blades has over 30 years of experience in the fields of landscape architecture, site planning and environmental analysis.  During this time, he has served as Principal-in-Charge and designer for an extensive variety of projects in both the public and private sectors.  With an interest in educational design, Mr. Blades has been responsible for most of the firm’s K-12 school projects.  In addition, his expertise in the design of athletic fields and sports facilities has established a solid reputation for the firm in these markets.

SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, Syracuse, New York
Bachelor of Science – Environmental Studies 1976
Bachelor of Landscape Architecture 1977

Professional Affiliations:
American Society of Landscape Architects
Council of Landscape Architectural Registration Boards
Connecticut Recreation and Parks Association
Sports Turf Managers Association

“Artificial Turf Fields: From Concept to Reality” presented to the Connecticut Parks and Recreation Association.


60 Thorpe Street
Fairfield, CT 06824

T: 203-254-8530
F: 203-254-8426