The KPF project in Incheon, South Korea, has been named an Urban Design finalist for Fast Company’s 2017 World Changing Ideas Awards.
Previously stationed as Chief Urban Designer for the New York City Department of City Planning (DCP), Mr. Shumaker will add a new dimension of leadership to KPF’s urban planning and design portfolio.
The New York Chapter of the American Institute of Architects has recognized NYCHA Red Hook Houses among its 2017 Design Awards Winners. The future project received Merit distinction in the Urban Design category.
KPF Principals Charles Ippolito and Shawn Duffy are participating in this year’s Legal and General Real Assets Cycle to MIPIM Charity Ride. Covering a grueling 1,500km in six days, they will leave London on March 9th and are due to arrive in Cannes on the 14th to mark the opening of the international real estate fair. Now in its eleventh year, the Ride acts as a unique social networking opportunity for industry leaders attending MIPIM.
Last week, on February 23rd, the AIANY Global Dialogues Committee hosted a panel discussion titled Displacements_People, the first in a series that will focus on displacement in conversation with architecture and design.
Ping An Finance Centre in Shenzhen and Hysan Place in Hong Kong have been chosen for PMQ’s 10 x 100 exhibition, which began in Hong Kong late February and continues through early March.
On Friday, February 3, 2017, Kohn Pedersen Fox celebrated the first concrete pour at the site of One Vanderbilt, set to be the tallest office tower in New York.
KPF kicked off February by opening the doors to our Midtown studios working on a notable range of buildings at different stages of conception, design, and construction.
KPF has been shortlisted for the Building Design Refurbishment Architect of the Year Award. The winner will be announced at a ceremony in London on 8 March 2017.
KPF is seeking qualified candidates for several positions in the New York, NY office.