Selected Publications


New Jersey Country Houses, The Somerset Hills, Volume 2
Mountain Colony Press, Inc., 2005
by John K. Turpin and W. Barry Thomson

New Jersey Country Houses, the Somerset Hills Volume 1
Mountain Colony Press, Inc., 2003
by John K. Turpin and W. Barry Thomson

The American Houses of Robert A. M. Stern
Rizzoli International Publications, Inc., 1991
by Abigail Sturges and Kate Norment

Landscapes For Living
McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc., 1980
by Grady Clay

Selected Articles

“Designing Outdoor Spaces”
New Jersey Countryside Magazine, March/April 2005, Volume 16, Number 2
text by Daryl Corcoran, photographs by John Charles Smith

“A Mansion in May: Morristown’s Vale Mansion Is This Year’s Designer Showhouse”
New Jersey Country Roads Magazine, Spring 1997, Volume 8 Number 2
text by Shannon Rossman Allen, photographs by John Charles Smith

“Landscape Makeovers: Woodland to Park & Room At The Inn”
Flower & Garden Magazine, April/May 1993, Volume 37 / Number 2
text by Marty Ross, photographs by John Charles Smith

“Architecture: Robert A. M. Stern”
“Shingle Traditions Transposed to the New Jersey Hunt Country”
Architectural Digest, December 1991, Volume 48 Number 13
text by Steven M. L. Arnoson, photographs by Steven Brooke

“History Lesson: Landscaping That Hearkens Back To The Days of Colonial Williamsburg Surrounds a Historic Stone House”
Home & Garden Magazine, October 1990, Volume 4 Number 14
text by Leigh Sorenson, photographs by Craig Hammell

“A Gardening Instinct”
Home & Garden Magazine, June 1990, Volume 4 Number 11
text by Richard Gold, photographs by Craig Hammell

“A Stately Garden: Landscape Designer John Charles Smith Revives a Historic Somerset Garden”
New Jersey Monthly Magazine, May 1990, Volume 15 Number 7
text by Susan Weaver, photographs by John Cooper

“Landscape Architects: Designers For All Seasons, Gardens by John Charles Smith of Far Hills”
Home & Garden Magazine, April 1988, Volume 2 Number 6
by Stefanie Matterson, photographs by Alfred Studer

“To Celebrate A Season: A New Jersey Garden Pair”
Garden Design Magazine, Spring 1983, Volume 2 Number 1
text by John Charles Smith, photographs by Alfred Studer

“1979 ASLA Awards: A Spring Garden”
Landscape Architecture Magazine, July 1979, Volume 69 Number 4
text by ASLA Jury, photographs by Alfred Studer