Global Gateways

Our airport designs address environmental, technological, and social challenges through the lens of traveler experience.

CNN Travel Explores Changi’s T5 Expansion

Following the unveiling of the airport’s expansion by Singapore’s Prime Minister, the outlet discusses KPF and Heatherwick Studio’s design that reimagines the airport design paradigm.

Mission: Impossible Goes Behind the Scenes at Abu Dhabi Midfield Terminal  

An inside look into Dead Reckoning Part One explains how the film took inspiration from its surroundings to inform its action sequences, with a special focus on the KPF-designed terminal.

District Architecture

We understand the impact of design at the neighborhood level and create vibrant places where people want to spend time.

Adaptive Reuse

With a custom approach to each project, our designs maximize environmental, social, and financial value.


Driven by a commitment to design excellence at all scales, we elevate projects through their materiality and finest details.

Press Releases
KPF Publishes Design in Detail, Exploring Achievements in Architectural Craft

An in-depth look at 14 of the firm’s most iconic buildings around the world, the volume reveals how the overall design concept is realized down to the smallest scale with crafted elements such as custom-glazed terra cotta tiles, cast bronze art, and carved blocks of stone.

Beijing University Lecture and Exhibit Observe KPF Craft

On Monday, May 14th, KPF President and Design Principal James von Klemperer gave a lecture that accompanied an exhibit held at Tsinghua University’s architecture school. Both titled “KPF Making,” the thematic content demonstrated the practice’s achievement in craft, from the supertall, mixed-use tower to the low-rise, residential neighborhood.