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Stories about architecture, cities, people, and inspiration. Through words, images and video, learn more about the impact of KPF’s work in the built environment.

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Events
Martin Wilding Presents at Revizto Field Day

On March 2nd, the KPF BIM Practice Manager will discuss how the platform has aided the firm’s work in London’s Canary Wharf.

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Forth Bagley Discusses Sustainability in Architecture with Dezeen

The KPF Principal shared predictions for the future of architecture, as the field shifts to techniques that embrace sustainability and combat climate change.

Events
KPF Hosts Students from Solent University

A team from KPF presented advanced design technologies to undergraduate and postgraduate architectural design students from Solent University.

Press
Andrew Klare Talks Waterline’s Design and Influence with Bluebeam

The KPF Director spoke with the blog about the inspiration for and the challenges that arose while designing the supertall tower that will be the tallest in Austin upon completion.

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KPF Celebrates the 2023 Lunar New Year with Card Design Competition

Following the firm’s tradition, KPF invited staff to design cards in theme with the Year of the Rabbit, followed by global employees voting on their favorite designs.

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KPF Founder Gene Kohn Named ULI Life Trustee

KPF contributes $1 Million gift to the Urban Land Institute (ULI) Foundation.

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Gene Kohn Honoured by the City of London

KPF co-founder A. Eugene (Gene) Kohn has been awarded the Freedom of the City of London and gowned an Honorary Liveryman of the Worshipful Company of Chartered Architects (WCCA), in acknowledgment of his contribution to architecture.

Events
Carlos Cerezo Davila Discusses Design for Energy with AIA Brooklyn

On January 18th, the KPF Environmental Design Director spoke on the first panel of the firm-sponsored 2023 event series “Good Trouble: Creativity + Collaboration.”

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Bruce Fisher Presents on Urban Planning and Growth at the University of Toronto

On January 17th, the KPF Principal discussed the firm’s approach to planning, through case studies across three continents that showcase working methods in various urban environments.

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Joel Peterson Discusses the Future of Office Work in AIA New York Panel

On January 25th, the KPF Associate Director of Human Resources highlighted the importance of firm culture and examined firm policies as part of a panel with other HR experts.

Press
Sleeper Magazine Goes Inside the Design of Atlantis The Royal

With the project now open for future bookings and slated for a Grand Reveal later this month, Sleeper takes an in-depth look into the KPF-designed resort in Dubai that reimagines the possibilities of modern resort architecture.

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Bloomberg CityLab Explores Waterline and the Future of Texas Supertalls

With insight from KPF President James von Klemperer, the outlet highlights the spate of new development in Austin, including the KPF-designed mixed-use tower.

Events
Angela Wu Presents Platform 16 at Facades+

On January 26th, the KPF Director discussed high-performance buildings in California’s South Bay, spotlighting the San Jose office complex.

Events
David Ottavio Discusses the Importance of Sound Design with USG

On January 19th, the KPF Director spoke on the panel “Acoustic Matters,” providing insight into the design of learning spaces.

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