Over the next two weeks, ArchDaily readers get to choose the best architecture of the past year by voting for their favorite projects across 15 different categories. Six SOM projects are nominated for the 2021 Building of the Year Award.
The National Museum of the United States Army was selected as a merit award recipient in the 2021 AIA New York Chapter Design Awards. The project is the first museum devoted to the entire history of the U.S. Army.
The National Museum of the United States Army tops Dezeen's list of 2020's best architecture projects. Designed by SOM, the museum features a stainless steel facade that evokes the army's three core ideals: discipline, modesty, and rigor.
Metropolis interviews former Design Partner Roger Duffy and Design Partner Colin Koop on the National Museum of the United States Army. The new museum in Fort Belvoir, Virginia, is the first to tell the story of the oldest branch of the U.S. military.
The new 185,000-square-foot museum walks visitors through every generation of the United States Army and celebrates the story of the individual soldier. SOM's design, with a facade of stainless steel panels, expresses a precision that evokes the ideals of discipline, modesty, and rigorousness.
The National Museum of the United States Army has been awarded LEED® Silver certification from the U.S. Green Building Council. Scheduled to open on June 4th, 2020, the museum will become a center for education and inspiration, and a cultural institution of national significance.
Dezeen features the National Museum of the United States Army, a stainless steel-clad museum designed by SOM. Located at Fort Belvoir in Virginia, the museum will tell the story of America's oldest military service.
On October 25th, 2017, the Partners of SOM and the Director of the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden hosted the 50th anniversary of the firm's Washington, D.C. office. Clients, consultants, press, friends of the firm, and SOM leadership and staff gathered in the SOM-designed venue to celebrate this milestone.
Fredericksburg.com features the National Museum of the U.S. Army, a site under construction in Fort Belvoir, Virginia. The complex, designed by SOM, is expected to be completed in 2019 and will be the first and only museum to tell the story of America's oldest military service.