The new United States Courthouse is one of three SOM-designed projects to win a 2017 Los Angeles Architectural Award. Pen Factory and the Long Beach Civic Center project were also recognized in the annual competition, which is hosted by the Los Angeles Business Council.
The Center for Character & Leadership Development received the Award of Excellence in the 2017 Lumen Awards from the New York chapter of the Illuminating Engineering Society. The annual award program celebrates professionalism, excellence, and originality in lighting design.
Two SOM-designed projects were named to the shortlist for the 2017 New London Awards, an annual program supported by the Mayor of London. The nominees, Lexicon and the New Covent Garden Market Master Plan, are also eligible for a People's Choice Award, to be decided by a public vote.
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.
On June 6th, 2017, the Urban Green Council will recognize SOM Associate Director Brian Kaplan as a Service Award winner at its Summer Member Reception. An active member of Urban Green since 2009, Kaplan sits on the Monthly Programs Committee.
The University of Illinois has honored SOM Structural and Civil Engineering Partner William F. Baker with the Alumni Achievement Award, its highest honor. The award is presented to alumni who have attained outstanding success and distinction in their professions.
Public Safety Answering Center II, a new municipal facility in New York City, was announced as a winner in the 2017 NYCxDesign Awards. The annual awards program is presented by Interior Design magazine in collaboration with the International Contemporary Furniture Fair.
The new United States Courthouse, a design-build project by SOM and Clark Construction Group, was named Project of the Year by the Design-Build Institute of America, Western Pacific Region. The award celebrates projects that exemplify interdisciplinary teamwork, innovation, and problem solving.
The SOM-designed United States Courthouse in Los Angeles received a 2017 Westside Urban Forum Design Award in the Public: Institutional category. The annual competition recognizes projects, programs, and policies in Los Angeles County.
ArthaLand Century Pacific Tower was honored with two 2017 Philippines Property Awards. The winner in the Best Office Architectural Design and Best Green Development categories, the project was also recognized with commendation in the Best Office Development category.
Public Safety Answering Center II has been honored with a 2017 MASterworks Award for Best New Infrastructure. The annual awards program, presented by the Municipal Art Society of New York, recognizes projects that exemplify excellence in architecture and urban design.
The Center for Character & Leadership Development (CCLD) at the U.S. Air Force Academy received three 2017 International Design Awards. CCLD was selected from the more than 1,000 entries that were received from 52 countries.
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.
On May 4th, 2017, the SOM Foundation announced the winners of its 2017 China Prize. The winners will each receive a $5,000 fellowship grant for research and travel outside of China. The awards jury convened at SOM’s Shanghai office to review and select the winning submissions.