Commercial Observer spotlights SOM as one of its power design firms of 2019. The feature includes companies that "are working on big, transformative projects" in New York City.
On July 26th, 2018, Associate Director Frank Mahan will speak at the 4th Biennial Conference of the International Society for the Philosophy of Architecture. The event will take place at the SOM-designed Center for Character & Leadership Development at the U.S. Air Force Academy.
City Realty, a New York real estate website, explores the history of SOM's landmark One Chase Manhattan Plaza, the first International Style skyscraper in Lower Manhattan when it was completed in 1961. Its bold profile and expansive plaza made the project an icon of urban transformation.
At a recent event titled "Preservation through Transformation," SOM Associate Director Frank Mahan discussed the firm's adaptive reuse and historic preservation work. New York YIMBY covers this event, including SOM's 510 Fifth Avenue and 28 Liberty.
New York Yimby presents SOM’s plans for 28 Liberty Street, formerly One Chase Manhattan Plaza. The New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission recently approved the newest designs for the historic plaza.