The AIA Academy of Architecture for Justice recognized two SOM projects in the 2018 Justice Facilities Review Awards. The Superior Court of California in San Diego received a Citation, while the New United States Courthouse in Los Angeles was selected for publication.
On August 16th, 2018, the University of California, Merced hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the completion of the first phase of the 2020 Project. The four-year project will add approximately 1.2 million gross square feet of teaching, research, residential, and student-support facilities to the existing campus.
Dezeen spotlights the SOM-designed New United States Courthouse in Los Angeles. The LEED® Platinum-certified courthouse is located on a prominent block in the city's Civic Center neighborhood and contains 24 courtrooms and 32 judicial chambers.
High Performing Buildings magazine features an article written by SOM Associate Director Steven Zimmerman about the New United States Courthouse in Los Angeles. Zimmerman explores the building's energy efficiency, sustainability, and structural design.
The University of California, Merced – 2020 Campus Development has received an Excellence in Planning Award from the American Planning Association. The project, a public-private partnership, won in the program's Urban Design category.
The April 2018 issue of A+U, a monthly English/Japanese language magazine about architecture and urbanism, features multiple SOM-designed projects and contributions from SOM architects and planners. The issue is titled "San Francisco Urban Transformations."
ArchDaily reports on the American Institute of Architects (AIA) Committee on the Environment's (COTE) announcement of the 2018 COTE Top Ten Awards. The New United States Courthouse in Los Angeles is one of this year's award recipients.
New Atlas covers the winners of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) Committee on the Environment (COTE) 2018 Top Ten Awards. The LEED® Platinum-certified New United States Courthouse in downtown Los Angeles is a recipient of the award this year.
The Architect's Newspaper reports on the 2018 recipients of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) Committee on the Environment (COTE) Top Ten Awards. Designed by SOM, the New United States Courthouse in downtown Los Angeles is one of the projects honored this year.