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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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One Vanderbilt Receives Honors for Engineering and Design

The KPF-designed office tower earned Diamond, the highest level of recognition, in the Building/Technology Systems category of the ACEC’s Engineering Excellence Awards, and Best of the Best High-Rise Building in the Architecture MasterPrize.

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James von Klemperer Participates in MASterworks Panel on Neighborhoods Now

On November 17th, the KPF President discussed the Bedford-Stuyvesant initiative alongside fellow team members, following the project’s recent MASterworks Award from the Municipal Arts Society.

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One Vanderbilt Wins ULI NY Excellence in Development Award

The KPF-designed tower in Midtown Manhattan was honored in the Office category in this year’s Urban Land Institute (ULI) Awards for Excellence in Development.

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Neighborhoods Now wins MASterworks Award

The Municipal Arts Society honored the Bedford-Stuyvesant initiative, developed by the Van Alen Institute and Urban Design Forum, with special recognition for its neighborhood contribution and thoughtful design solutions.

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Two KPF Projects Win 2020 Emporis Skyscraper Awards

One Vanderbilt and Qiantan Center placed third and fifth, respectively, in this year’s awards celebrating the 10 best recently completed towers over 100 meters tall in cities around the world.

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Rosewood Guangzhou and Hong Kong Honored with AHEAD Asia Awards

The KPF-designed hotels were recognized in the hotel newbuild and amenity categories for bars, lounges, and event spaces in the 2021 awards.

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One Crown Place Shortlisted in Multiple Awards

The recently completed project has been recognised in the British Homes Awards, the New London Awards and the Resi Awards.

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The Bermondsey Project Wins at MIPIM 2021

KPF’s masterplan in Bermondsey for Grosvenor Britain & Ireland has been named Best Futura Mega Project at the MIPIM Awards.

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One Vanderbilt and Brooklyn Point Win ENR Best Projects Regional Awards

The KPF-designed office tower won the Best Office/Retail/Mixed-Use Award and the Merit Award for Excellence in Sustainability, while the residential project received Best Residential/Hospitality in the 2021 program.

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55 Hudson Yards Film Featured in Dezeen Awards Longlist

Included in the Architecture Video of the Year category, the KPF-produced short film follows four project team leaders as they recount the design process and their quest for creating a true “New York building.”

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KPF Ranked 4th in BD+C 2021 University Giants

Building Design + Construction released their list for the top architecture firms in the higher education sector, with KPF earning the 4th spot.

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Neighborhoods Now Wins Award of Citation from AIA New York State

The project, for which KPF collaborated with the Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration Corporation, was honored in the AIANYS Design Awards for its reimagined public spaces based on pandemic recovery strategies.

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Four KPF Projects Honored in CRED Awards

The Park Hyatt Suzhou won Gold in the Public Building category, One Shenzhen Bay and Qiantan Center won Silver, and HONY Center won the Merit award in the 7th annual celebration.

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Four KPF Projects Win 2021 Chicago Athenaeum International Architecture Awards

55 Hudson Yards, 18 Robinson, Rosewood Bangkok, and Qiantan Center were included in this year’s winners, spanning four countries and a variety of programming.

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