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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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KPF-Designed One Vanderbilt Opens in Midtown Manhattan

The first tower completed as part of New York City’s East Midtown Rezoning, and with a direct connection to its metro and regional transit system, One Vanderbilt symbolizes the city’s resilience and looks to the future of its central business district with a number of public realm benefits, carefully crafted materiality, and a tapered form that establishes a striking skyline presence.

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Google Unveils Plans for New Campus in San Jose, with KPF Part of the World-Leading Architecture and Planning Team

Details of the new campus, known as Downtown West, were featured in The Architect’s Newspaper.

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Two KPF Projects Honored by Fast Company Innovation by Design Awards

KPFui’s tool Scout won the Data Design category, beating finalists from such entities as the New York Times, Salesforce, the MIT-IBM Watson AI Lab, Pentagram, and others, while Edge at 30 Hudson Yards received an honorable mention in the Spaces and Places category.

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KPF and Skanska Unveil New Design for 17xM in Washington D.C.

Designed by KPF and developed by Skanska, the office tower is set apart from its peers with a dynamic, angular form that maximizes views and interior flexibility.

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Six KPF Projects Awarded CRED Awards

Spring City 66, SOHO Gubei, Victoria Dockside, the Ping An Finance Centre South Tower, the China Resources Tower, and the Bund Fosun Center have been awarded in the prestigious awards program.

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One & Five Bank Street Achieves BREEAM Outstanding

One & Five Bank Street in London's Canary Wharf has been certified BREEAM Outstanding for the shell and Core, making it the largest UK New Construction to achieve ‘Outstanding’ at final certification.*

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MGM Cotai Featured on the BBC’s Amazing Hotels

The KPF-designed MGM Cotai opened this season of the BBC's Amazing Hotels: Life Beyond the Lobby.

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John Bushell Presents 81 Newgate Street in the CAF Digital Lecture Series

KPF Principal John Bushell presented 81 Newgate Street as part of the City Architecture Forum (CAF) 2020 Digital Lecture Series on Tuesday July 28.

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Two KPF Projects Shortlisted in the Architizer A+Awards

Edge and China Resources Tower have been shortlisted in the 8th Annual A+ Popular Choice Awards, with winners to be determined by a public vote, open through July 31.

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601 West Pender Street in Vancouver Gains Key City Approval

Situated adjacent to Vancouver’s historic Rogers Building, 601 West Pender Street interweaves elements of nature with architecture to create an urban oasis within the city.

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KPF Tapped for Design Initiative to Reopen New York's Most Affected Neighborhoods

A joint effort of the Urban Design Forum and the Van Alen Institute, Neighborhoods Now will connect four New York neighborhoods heavily impacted by the pandemic with leading design firms to collaborate and develop safe and effective reopening strategies.

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Carlos Cerezo Davila Presents Sustainable Design Case Studies at Living Future Conference

The KPF Environmental Performance Director showcased best practices for zero carbon building design in Boston.

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