On December 12th, 2017, James Carpenter delivered a lecture titled "Light in the Public Realm" at SOM's San Francisco office. Carpenter, founder of the design studio James Carpenter Design Associates, has a longstanding collaborative history with SOM.
In an interview for CityRealty, SOM Managing Partner Kenneth Lewis discusses the evolution of his career at SOM, the iconic projects he has worked on, such as One World Trade Center and Time Warner Center, and his passion for promoting SOM's work in sustainable design.
In a new article, Glass on Web highlights Time Warner Center in Manhattan. The SOM-designed building, which features twin glass-clad towers that are joined at podium level, is one of New York's most notable mixed-use developments.
City & State, a magazine covering New York government and politics, spoke to SOM's Kenneth A. Lewis for their Construction issue about some of the key elements that architects have to consider when designing supertall buildings and how these factors affect the skyline.
On October 22, SOM Managing Partner Kenneth A. Lewis spoke on the Global Exchange Council panel at the Urban Land Institute's annual Fall Meeting. Held in New York City, the event focused on mixed-use development.