The firm was ranked number five in this year’s listing of top design firms in New York, with Hudson Yards and 111 Murray named two of the top three largest projects completed in the past year, and One Vanderbilt and Waterline Square ranked as two of the top 10 on-the-boards projects.
Today, KPF and the Ping An Insurance Company unveiled the design of the Ping An Teda Finance Centre, located in Tianjin.
Speaking with Design Principal Trent Tesch and Senor Associate Principal Lane Rapson, writer Vicky Su highlights the complexities and challenges of the site, and emphasizes the resulting key design moments in the project, including its scale, detail, and material expression.
On October 30th, the business publication reported that Related Companies and Bedrock Detroit are teaming to build a $300 million University of Michigan graduate school campus, designed by KPF.
The KPF President outlined the firm’s current approach to architecture, focusing on large-scale, urban mixed-use projects that positively impact the cities they inhabit and the lives of their users.
Located along Philadelphia’s Avenue of the Arts, the 47-story condominium tower will serve as an iconic landmark for the Arts District and redefine luxurious, high-rise living in Philadelphia.
Features Editor Nick Mafi includes the award winning office building in a recent round up of “The Best-Designed Buildings in Every U.S. State,” calling the repositioning project “a dream for any lover of modern architecture.”
For a recent proposal to the Urban Design Forum, the KPF Urban Interface team leveraged their in-house web application “Open Businesses” to study urban density and rethink time-based zoning regulations in New York City.
Journalist Faran Krentcil highlights the work of Marianne Kwok and six other women that led to the development’s completion.
Beyond Mobility, coauthored by Al, Robert Cervero and Erick Guerra, recently won the 2019 National Urban Design Book Award. We sat down with Stefan for a brief conversation about the book and his work at KPF.