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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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Angela Wu Guides Young Leaders in ULI San Francisco “Learn from the Best” Event

On May 25th, the KPF Director will join the Bay Area’s top real estate experts to provide guidance to young professionals during the annual event.

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Rebecca Cheng Teaches Urban Design Class at Shanghai’s Jiao Tong University

The KPF Principal was invited to speak at Professor Lin Wang’s Urban Design class, providing insight into the firm’s current and recent work in the city’s Qiantan district, spanning six projects.

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Nels Erickson Joins Working Group for Urban Design Forum’s Streets Ahead

The KPF Architectural Designer helped shape the goals and strategies of the UDF program to make streetscapes more vibrant and equitable.

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KPF Built the Set for China’s Presence on the World Stage, says The Wire China

KPF was profiled in the outlet’s recent cover story, “Building New China,” focusing on the firm’s unmatched presence in the country.

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Bill Pedersen Speaks at University of Minnesota Commencement Ceremony

The KPF Founding Design Partner returned to his alma mater to give closing remarks at the University’s College of Design graduation celebration this May.

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Angela Wu Discusses San Francisco’s Urban Design Solutions with CoreNet

On May 19th, the Director of KPF’s West Coast office contributed to a panel on the city’s 5M neighborhood and how 415 Natoma considers the future of work in its design.

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James von Klemperer Talks Office Trends with New York Business Journal

KPF’s President shared insight into shifting preferences of owners and tenants as they return to offices, challenges in the industry, and new project types in the works.

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KPF Announces 2022 Winners of Traveling Fellowship

On April 29th, in an event hosted by KPF’s New York office, the jury announced the three winners of the annual fellowship.

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Lloyd Sigal Moderates CTBUH Panel on the Future of Seattle’s Commercial Developments

On May 5th, the KPF Principal joined industry experts at the CTBUH Seattle Chapter conference to discuss the current growth and outlook in the East Puget Sound Region.

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Jill Lerner Explores the Built Environment’s Impact on Climate Change in Cornell Panel

On April 28th, the KPF Principal returned to her alma mater to discuss the firm’s commitment to reducing the environmental impact of its projects.

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KPF Hosts Students from Postgraduate Course on Tall Building Design

Students and lecturers from the new European Postgraduate Specialization Programme in Tall Building Design at the IUAV University of Venice were given a tour of two KPF projects and a talk on vertical urbanism.

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Franz Prinsloo Discusses the State of Atlanta’s Market in Bisnow Panel

On April 26th, the KPF Senior Associate Principal joined Bisnow’s Atlanta conference to provide insight into what’s in store for the city’s developments, including KPF-designed 1020 Spring Street.

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Metropolis Highlights 415 Natoma and 5M’s Community-Driven Design

The publication describes the ambitions of the KPF-designed San Francisco project to build a thoughtful community from both preserved historic buildings and new developments.

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Carlos Cerezo Davila Lectures on Sustainable Building Design at MIT

KPF’s Environmental Design Director returned to his alma mater to teach at the MIT Center for Real Estate, focusing on the importance of sustainability in the industry at both the asset and portfolio levels.

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