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."
On September 22nd, 2017, SOM's San Francisco office will lead a walking tour as part of the 14th Annual Architecture + the City Festival. The tour centers on SOM-designed projects that reflect the theme of this year's festival, "Secret City."
On June 7th, 2017, SOM Consulting Design Partner Craig W. Hartman will speak at Innovation Conference West, an event hosted by Architectural Record. Hartman will discuss 350 Mission and the New United States Courthouse in Los Angeles.
Architectural photographer Lawrence Anderson documents his tour of 350 Mission, one of downtown San Francisco's newest high-rise buildings. Anderson highlights the striking, 50-foot-high lobby, which opens the space to the surrounding urban environment.
Architizer has announced four SOM projects as finalists for the 2017 Architizer A+ Awards. One of the most comprehensive awards programs in the world, the A+ Awards feature more than 100 distinct categories and represent projects from more than 100 countries.
The San Francisco Chronicle features 350 Mission as an ambitious and compelling addition to the city's skyline. The office tower's innovative design and structural engineering includes a street-level public space that aims to encourage social interaction.
SOM has won Spark Spaces Design Awards for 350 Mission and the Agile Corporation Headquarters Tower. The international design awards, whose motto is "Designing Worlds," recognizes the power of design across all disciplines and cultures.
The San Francisco Chamber of Commerce has selected SOM as a finalist for two 2016 Excellence in Business Awards (Ebbies), in the Building San Francisco and Global Impact Award categories. The Ebbies celebrates the Bay Area’s visionary entrepreneurs, business leaders, and exemplary corporate citizens.
The Structural Engineers Association of Northern California honored three SOM projects with 2016 Excellence in Structural Engineering Awards. The winners include the LAX Central Terminal Area Pedestrian Bridge Prototype Study; The Strand, American Conservatory Theater; and 350 Mission Street.
The San Francisco Section of the ASCE selected SOM's 350 Mission Street as Architectural Engineering Project of the Year for 2016. Located in downtown San Francisco, the 30-story office tower is designed for optimal environmental performance, social engagement, and material efficiency.
San Francisco Business Times previews the SOM-designed Salesforce office tower at 350 Mission Street. The design of the 30-story building, which has LEED® Platinum certification, underscores an aspiration to reinvent the speculative office paradigm.
Curbed, a real-estate blog, gives a sneak peak into the SOM-designed office tower at 350 Mission Street in San Francisco. The 30-story tower's design is driven by sustainability—not only in the environmental sense, but also in terms of its social, cultural, and economic impact.
Inhabitat, which tracks the innovations in technology, practices, and materials that are pushing design towards a smarter and more sustainable future, profiles the design of 350 Mission. The 30-story office tower in downtown San Francisco was recently awarded LEED® Platinum certification.
Designed by SOM, 350 Mission has been awarded LEED® Platinum certification, the highest level of achievement in green building. The 30-story office tower in downtown San Francisco encompasses a variety of sustainability strategies that will cut energy costs by about one third.
Archinect explores "Virtual Depictions : San Francisco," a new data sculpture by media artist Refik Anadol. The artwork is installed inside the 50-foot-tall lobby of 350 Mission Street, a new building designed by SOM in downtown San Francisco.
The Creators Project interviews Los Angeles-based artist Refik Anadol about his new public artwork commissioned for the media wall of 350 Mission. Titled "Virtual Depictions : San Francisco," the parametric data sculpture animates the two-story lobby, engaging it with the surrounding urban realm.
On November 16, 2015, a new parametric data sculpture by artist Refik Anadol christened 350 Mission’s 40-foot-tall digital canvas. Visible from the street, the immersive installation will be screened during the morning and evening commute this week.
A new parametric data sculpture by media artist Refik Anadol will christen 350 Mission’s massive digital media wall at a private unveiling on Monday, November 16, 2015. This is the first work to be revealed by Kilroy Realty’s world class, ambitious public art initiative for the SOM-designed building.
The American Institute of Architects has elevated Steve Sobel and Michael Duncan to its College of Fellows, a prestigious honor awarded to members who have made significant contributions to the profession. Sobel and Duncan are both directors in SOM's San Francisco office.