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Awards
KPF, One Nine Elms, and DAMAC Tower Named as Finalists in the Tall Buildings Awards

KPF have been shortlisted for Best Tall Building Architect and recognised in multiple categories for the projects, One Nine Elms, and DAMAC Tower.

Press
In Practice: Urban Quarrying – Architect’s Journal Spotlights the Retrofit of Panorama St Paul’s

“It’s like a jigsaw puzzle; you just have to put all the pieces back together in the most efficient way,” says KPF Associate Principal Patrick Lam in AJ Specification.

Awards
712 Fifth Avenue Retail Named Finalist in NYCxDesign Awards

The KPF-designed project is shortlisted in the Commercial Lobby category of the annual awards.

Events
Hana Kassem Joins Yeohlee Teng in Conversation About the Intersection Between Fashion and Architecture

On May 29, the KPF Principal will join a panel discussion organized by the AIA NY Women in Architecture Committee to celebrate the designer’s talent, contributions to fashion, and her illustrious career.

Events
Christina X. Brown, Remy Mermelstein, and Quoc Dang Present Sustainable Design Research Papers at SimBuild 2024

Researchers from KPF’s Environmental Performance team will present two papers entitled “Early Design Thermal Comfort Modeling in Transient Conditions for Warming Hot Climates” and “Convex Partition Zoner: A New Algorithm for Automated Thermal Zoning” at the conference.

Events
Andy Christoforou Presents ArchiTech Network Pecha Kucha

On May 15, the Senior Applied Technology Specialist participated in the event “The Rise of Game Engines and Beyond,” sharing his expertise leveraging Unreal Engine, VR, and cloud technologies to run large-scale architectural projects and district plans.

Awards
HKUST(GZ) Wins HKIE Structural Excellence Award

The KPF-designed research campus received the Grand Award in the Project – Overseas category of the Hong Kong Institution of Engineers Structural Division program.

Events
Grace Liao Presents Tower 36 at Zak World of Façades Miami

On May 16, the KPF Director spoke about the team’s approach to designing an office tower fit for Miami’s Design District.

Events
KPF Hosts the GRI Club in New York

On May 15, as part of the Latin America GRI Real Estate 2024 & GRI Hospitality conference, Principal Jorge Mendoza guided visitors through KPF’s headquarters, providing insight into the firm’s work.

Events
KPF to Celebrate Launch of “The Carbon Sweet Spot” Research Report with ULI and the University of Washington

The report seeks to understand how architects and developers can balance embodied and operational carbon emissions when designing building façades.

News
Daily Commercial News Lauds KPF’s University of Michigan Center for Innovation

The six-story building is the centerpiece of the University’s increased investment in Detroit and a symbol of the city’s resurgence.

Events
Elie Gamburg Presents at FOOTPRINT+ 2024

At the London-based sustainability conference, the KPF Principal discussed what the UK can learn from New York City’s urban policies.

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