Danielle Toronyi

(b. 1983, Hackensack, NJ, USA)

Lives and works in Philadelphia, PA, USA



2012 Master of Landscape Architecture, NC State University, College of Design, Raleigh, NC

2006 Bachelor of Fine Arts in Painting & Drawing, The University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA


Professional Experience

2015-    Research Development + Knowledge Manager, OLIN, Philadelphia, PA

2016-    Lower Schuylkill River Research Seminar, University of Pennsylvania, Program in the Environmental Humanities, Philadelphia, PA

2014-    Design Volunteer, Community Design Collaborative, Philadelphia, PA

2011-12 Community Planning Research Assistant, Community Design Initiative, Design Research and Extension Office, NC State University, Raleigh, NC

2011-12 Teaching Assistant, First Year Experience Design Studio, Fall 2011 & Spring 2012, College of Design, NC State University, Raleigh, NC


Selected Exhibitions

2017     DATE/UM: Ecological Temporalities of the Lower Schuylkill River, #DataRescue, University of Pennsylvania’s Annenberg Center for Performing Arts, Philadelphia, PA

2015     WetLand: Floating on Warmer Waters, Philadelphia, PA

2015     Camden Night Gardens (in partnership with DataGarden), Camden, NJ

2015     Diamond Meadows, Guerilla Outdoor Performance Festival in the Underground Pedestrian Concourse, Philadelphia, PA

2011     Women in Landscape Architecture, The Fishmarket, Raleigh, NC

2007     Dream House, Berks Street Warehouse, Philadelphia, PA

2006     Future Dream, Thesis Exhibition, The University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA



2017     Balance/Unbalance, A Sense of Place, iDAT, Plymouth University, UK


Studio Residencies

2018     Submerge, Ayatana Artist Residency Program, Ottowa, Canada

2017     OTHER/WISE, Design Inquiry, Vinalhaven, Maine



2017     “Art and data marry to illuminate stories of life on the Schuylkill River” - Patricia E. Kim, NewsWorks, StateImpact Pennsylvania

2017     "Art installation interprets water pollution with sound" - Susan Phillips, NewsWorks Tonight January 16, 2017 StateImpact Pennsylvania, WHYY


Honors & Awards

2015     Community Design Collaborative Outstanding Team Award for Tioga United: 17th Street Conceptual Design for Multi Cultural-Multi Use Redevelopment, Philadelphia, PA

2014     NC State Opal Mann Green Engagement and Scholarship Award, Raleigh, NC

2013     City of Raleigh Environmental Award for Natural Resource Conservation, Raleigh, NC

2012     NC American Society of Landscape Architecture Student Merit Award, Raleigh, NC

2012     Landscape Architecture Service Award, NC State University, Raleigh, NC