Fast Company's Co. Design features Public Safety Answering Center II, highlighting the details that disguise the building's unparalleled defense mechanisms. SOM Design Partner Gary Haney sheds light on the design techniques for the 911 call center.
Architect Magazine named two SOM-designed projects in the 2017 R+D Awards. The Additive Manufacturing Integrated Energy demonstration project (AMIE 1.0) received top honors, and the Vacuum-Insulated Glass Tubes concept received an Honorable Mention.
Glocal Design Magazine profiles SOM as the lead designer of BBVA’s Bancomer Operations Center in Mexico City. Featuring three examples, the Spanish-language article explores SOM's history as inspiration for the design of the BBVA building.
AIA News spotlights SOM Design Partner Gary Haney following his recent election to the AIA College of Fellows. In a Q & A, the AIA New York Chapter speaks with Haney about his proudest achievement as an architect, his career at SOM, and more.
On February 10, 2017, the American Institute of Architects (AIA) announced that SOM Design Partner Gary Haney has been elected to its College of Fellows. The fellowship program is one of the highest honors the AIA can bestow upon a member.
The New York Times highlights the engineering and construction of 1 Manhattan West. Designed and engineered by SOM to rise above active rail tracks, the supertall tower is part of a 5 million square foot development symbolizing the renewal of the Far West Side of Manhattan.
Architizer marks SOM's 80th anniversary with an interview that explores the firm's ongoing legacy of innovation. SOM Partners Roger Duffy, T.J. Gottesdiener, and Gary Haney share insights on the firm's origins, its evolution into a global architectural practice, and its ambitions for the future.
A recent article in Wallpaper Magazine shines the spotlight on the Baccarat Hotel & Residences. In the story, SOM Design Partner Gary Haney explains that SOM designed the building "to create an elegant, timeless and urban 'wrapper' for the luxury within."
SOM Design Partner Gary Haney has been appointed to serve a three-year term as chair of the Board of Trustees at the National Building Museum in Washington, D.C. During his nine years as a trustee, Haney has advanced efforts to raise the national profile of the Museum, which is the nation's leading cultural institution dedicated to the built environment.
The Chinese architecture magazine ArchiCreation dedicated its May edition to SOM. The 200-page “Stereotomic Architecture: SOM’s Approach to Synthesis” explores stereotomic expressions of SOM’s design philosophy through four key works by Design Partner SOM Gary Haney.
Gary Haney, SOM Design Partner, will speak about the future of cities at The Real Estate Show in Mexico City, Mexico, on April 21, 2015. The Real Estate show brings together more than 2,000 attendees for panels, speeches, and exhibitions on topics ranging from finance to urban planning.
SOM celebrates the opening of Baccarat Hotel & Residences, a striking glass tower in Midtown Manhattan. The firm served as the architect for the 347,000-gross-square-foot building, located on 53rd Street between 5th and 6th Avenue in New York City.
Gary Haney, SOM Design Partner, and Aybars Asci, SOM Design Director, are currently leading two courses about supertall buildings at Pratt Institute. Throughout the semester, Haney and Asci are joined by fellow SOM experts who serve as guest lecturers and critics.
SOM Design Partner Gary Haney recently joined a group of creative thinkers for a conversation organized by the Aspen Institute. The panel, “The Art and Science of Imagination and Creativity,” brought together an architect, a chef, an author, and an artist to explore the importance of imagination and creativity in their professions and beyond.
Gary Haney, SOM Design Partner, and Aybars Asci, SOM Design Director, will lead two integrated courses about supertall buildings this fall semester at Pratt Institute. Throughout the semester, Haney and Asci will be joined by fellow SOM architects and engineers who will serve as guest lecturers and critics.
Gary Haney, SOM Design Partner, and Aybars Asci, SOM Design Director, recently led a course at the Northeastern University School of Architecture. The students of the graduate research studio, titled “An Analytical Framework for Tall Office Towers,” produced a volume of work that was published by the university.
Gary Haney, Design Partner at SOM, presented at the National Building Museum as part of the institution's “Spotlight on Design” lecture series, which features architects and designers of distinction from around the world.
Gary Haney, Design Partner at SOM, will speak about tall buildings at the upcoming ENADII National Conference for Architecture and Interior Design in Mérida, México.
Construction has begun on Brookfield Office Properties’ Manhattan West, a new 5-million-square-foot development on the island's Far West Side. The SOM-designed project consists of two 60-story, two-million-square-foot office towers, a residential tower, retail and dining amenities, and 1.5 acres of park space.
SOM created a 2.5-million-square-foot headquarters that is handsome, inviting, secure, and full of amenities that simplify everyday life for employees.