The Urban Land Institute has selected the University Center at The New School as a winner of the 2017-18 Global Awards for Excellence. Additionally, The Kathleen Grimm School for Leadership and Sustainability at Sandy Ground was shortlisted for the annual awards program.
In a webinar on July 27th, 2017, Associate Director Jon Cicconi will discuss the SOM-designed Kathleen Grimm School for Leadership and Sustainability at Sandy Ground. Hosted by Architectural Record, the webinar centers on design trends and advances in K-12 schools.
The Structural Engineers Association of Illinois recognized JTI Headquarters as Most Innovative Structure in the 2017 Excellence in Structural Engineering Awards. Located in Geneva, the building demonstrates SOM’s commitment to integrated design, sustainability, and innovative workplace solutions.
The University Center at The New School and The Kathleen Grimm School for Leadership and Sustainability at Sandy Ground are finalists for the 2017 Urban Land Institute Global Awards for Excellence. The award winners will be announced in October 2017.
The New York Council of the Society of American Registered Architects (SARA NY) has recognized three SOM projects with 2017 Design Awards. The annual awards program honors outstanding architectural projects completed by SARA NY members in a variety of categories.
The Architect's Newspaper examines the elements of workplace design that go beyond environmentalism to address user health and well-being. The WELL Building Standard® is outlined, with the SOM-designed JTI Headquarters cited as a case study for the WELL concepts of Air, Mind, and Fitness.
The Urban Land Institute New York honored The Kathleen Grimm School with its 2017 New York Excellence in Institutional Development Award. The public school is recognized as an example of responsible land use and sustainable development.
Fast Company has selected three SOM projects as finalists in the 2017 World Changing Ideas Awards. The program recognizes companies, products, policies, designs, and ideas that show how creative problem solving can make a positive global impact.
In its annual Top Giants issue, Interior Design magazine ranked SOM 16th on its list of the top 100 interiors practices in 2017. The magazine also named the SOM-designed JTI Headquarters as the year's most inspiring recent project.