On Monday, May 14th, KPF President and Design Principal James von Klemperer gave a thoughtful lecture that accompanied an exhibit held at Tsinghua University’s architecture school. Both titled “KPF Making,” the thematic content demonstrates the practice’s achievement and practice in craft, from the supertall, mixed-use tower to the low-rise, residential neighborhood.
In New York City, NYCHA Red Hook Houses received a local AIA Merit Award for Urban Design. In Seoul, Lotte World Tower received a Green GOOD DESIGN Award from the Chicago Athenaeum and European Centre for Architecture, Art, Design, and Urban Studies.
On April 27th, KPF proudly celebrated the opening of MSB Tamachi in Tokyo with a ceremony blending traditional and contemporary elements.
The three winners of the 2018 Kohn Pedersen Fox Traveling Fellowship were selected by jury on April 26 at the firm's New York office.
The team is pleased to announce its selection by Changi Airport Group, the manager and operator of Singapore Changi Airport, as the design leaders of the airport’s new Terminal 5.
Standing more than 1,000 feet in the air and extending out 65 feet from the 100th floor of 30 Hudson Yards, it will be the highest outdoor observation deck in the Western Hemisphere, and the fifth highest in the world. The observation deck is scheduled to open in late 2019.
Cusumano and eleven other outstanding women were recognized at the Top Women to Watch in Real Estate Awards Gala for their contributions spanning many disciplines including architecture, interior design, marketing, and finance. Cusumano is featured on the cover of the 2018 issue of Top Women in Real Estate, a magazine released at the event.
The buildings – both fully realized and in design development stages - represent both Europe and Asia on the architectural world stage.
At their annual Leadership Awards Gala on March 7th, the Beverly Willis Architecture Foundation (BWAF) honored Principal Jill Lerner with its distinguished Keystone Award. Introduced by KPF President Jamie von Klemperer, Lerner accepted the Award alongside six other women professionals who received honors throughout the night.