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This booklet presents 26 architectural models shown in the exhibition "Sky's the Limit: The Engineering of Architecture,"at the Utzon Center.
This book examines the challenges facing the Great Lakes region and puts forward a vision for its next 100 years.
This book presents the ideas, process, and collaboration behind SOM's building for Greenwich Academy.
This volume offers insights into the future of the skyscraper, economically, socially, and artistically.
This monograph surveys 30 of the most iconic buildings designed by SOM since its founding in 1936.
SOM Journal 9 is part of a continuing series that highlights conceptual undercurrents being developed at SOM.
SOM Journal 8 is part of a continuing series that highlights conceptual undercurrents being developed at SOM.
SOM Journal 7 is part of a continuing series that highlights conceptual undercurrents being developed at SOM.
SOM Journal 6 is part of a continuing series that highlights conceptual undercurrents being developed at SOM.
SOM Journal 5 is part of a continuing series that highlights conceptual undercurrents being developed at SOM.
SOM Journal 4 is part of a continuing series that highlights conceptual undercurrents being developed at SOM.
SOM Journal 3 is part of a continuing series that highlights conceptual undercurrents being developed at SOM.
SOM Journal 2 is part of a continuing series that highlights conceptual undercurrents being developed at SOM.
SOM Journal 1 is part of a continuing series that highlights conceptual undercurrents being developed at SOM.
In the years 1997-2008, the period represented in this monograph, SOM’s dedication to a modern expression produced an important series of works at all scales, in a variety of typologies, in countries around the world.
This volume showcases SOM's high standards of design, imaginative structural solutions, exceptional detailing, city making on a grand scale, and expertise in managing large and complex sites.
This volume, which presents work from the 1970s and early 1980s, reproduces a monograph first published in 1983.
This volume, which presents work from the 1960s and early 1970s, reproduces a monograph first published in 1973.
This volume, which presents work from the 1950s and early 1960s, reproduces a monograph first published in 1962.
This book provides an essential guide to the fundamental principles of designing high-rise buildings.
A comprehensive guide to the design and execution of sophisticated exterior building enclosures, this book is focused on the design process for architects and related professionals.
The Grey Group Roof Deck maximizes the interactive possibilities of urban spaces, demonstrating how this setting can respond to the scarcity of ground-level space.
Chongming Island benefits from a magnificent setting, clean soil, beautiful farms, and adjacency to the vibrant center of Shanghai.
The Great Lakes contain 21 percent of the world’s fresh water. SOM has devised a 100-year plan that outlines measures to protect the lake system and promote sustainable development.
The New China understands that design excellence creates lasting value for the country.
From creating new civic landmarks and cultural gateways to planning the future of global air travel, SOM has led the evolution of aviation facilities.
SOM excels at building cities. Whether planning a new city, an entire district, or redeveloping an industrial site, we focus on projects that strengthen urban areas and the larger regions in which they exist.
The SOM City Design Practice is a collective of design studios across the globe that share a commitment to achieving a more urban and more balanced relationship between our built world and our natural systems.
This brochure provides an overview of SOM's recent work in campus planning, sports design, and primary, secondary, and higher education.
SOM completed its first European project more than 40 years ago. Today, we continue to enhance the built landscape in the United Kingdom and beyond.
SOM approaches the Latin American market by understanding all the issues, challenges, and needs identified by the client and responding to them in an integrated overall design.
Having worked in the Middle East for over 50 years, SOM has a unique understanding of its architectural traditions, climate, and the coordination of complex projects with a large group of international consultants.
With experience at all levels of competition and recreation, SOM offers clients a full range of sports facility planning and design services.
Innovation, creativity, and design excellence are principle aspirations for our structural engineering practice.
More than ever, transportation terminals, beyond providing an inspiring civic identity, are linking transit nodes, blending uses, and catalyzing broader development.
With its centennial approaching, St. Albans School embarked upon its first new construction project in nearly 30 years.
At the core of SOM’s work is a commitment to innovation, renewal, and design excellence that influences every scale and discipline, including our engineering practice.
This paper takes a look at how forward-thinking companies are redefining the office space to achieve optimal working conditions.
The Census Bureau complex is a study in how to design a very large corporate campus with minimal impact to its site through sustainable design.